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- Victor Nava
New York man admits phone threats to Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene
Joseph F. Morelli, 51, of Endicott, admitted Wednesday to leaving a series of disturbing voicemail messages in March of last year. 
- Robert Holden
NYC landlords — and residents — deserve   background checks for would-be tenants
If council members really believe what they say, let them build more homeless shelters and low-income housing in their districts. Leave law-abiding citizens alone.
- Post Editorial Board
Speaker Heastie’s pathetic pique at being called out for soaring teen homicides
Forgive us, we guess, Mr. Speaker, if our frustration with your stonewall produced a headline you find disrespectful. But we have our own children on the streets; we can’t feel very guilty about getting personal when you show every sign of not giving a damn about their safety.
- Craig McCarthy
NYC crime jumped in January —reversing promising trend that closed out 2022
Felony assaults fueled the increase, surging to 2056 complaints, a 14.9% increase from last year, according to the data.
- Desheania Andrews, Steve Janoski
Husband of slain NJ Councilwoman Eunice Dwumfour posts bizarre birthday Facebook post
“4th March is your birthday happy glorious birthday in addy my love,” wrote Dwumfour’s husband, who works as a pastor and identifies himself by the name Eze Kings on the social media site.
- Joe Marino, Craig McCarthy
NYC subway crime drops by nearly 30% in first month of 2023
The NYPD recorded 145 major felonies on the underground in January down from 205 over the same period in 2022, according to police data obtained by The Post.
- Selim Algar
Murder suspect busted in missing Florida Lyft driver Gary Levin’s car
Beloved dad Gary Levin, 74, vanished Monday after picking up fares in his red Kia Stinger, his shaken daughter, Lindsay DiBetta, told The Post.
- Nika Shakhnazarova
Man admits treason in threat to kill late Queen Elizabeth II with crossbow
The 21-year-old is the first person in the UK to be convicted of treason since 1981.
- Larry Celona, Amanda Woods
NYPD cops injured when cruiser slams into car during NYC chase
The marked police vehicle was following the alleged car-part crooks' Infiniti sedan when it crashed into an uninvolved Jeep Cherokee in Woodhaven, according to cops.
- Amanda Woods
NYC straphanger slashed in random  afternoon attack: cops
The victim, a 37-year-old male, was standing on the southbound platform at the Fifth Avenue/53rd Street station around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday when a stranger approached him and slashed him several times with a pocket knife, police said. 
- Mia Walsh
NYC public schools see uptick in felonies in 2022: mayor’s report
Big Apple schools saw nearly 350 felony incidents last year — with 95 recorded in the last four months alone, according to new City Hall data.
- Zach Williams
Kathy Hochul proposes wider MTA ban on dangerous people in NYC subways
The proposal would expand a 2020 law, allowing multiyear bans for people convicted of assaulting fellow riders and agency contractors
- Amanda Woods
35-year-old slashed in face at Capital One Bank in NYC, cops say
The victim was attacked inside the Capital One Bank on Broadway near East 14th Street -- steps from the Union Square subway station, authorities said.
- Khristina Narizhnaya, Craig McCarthy, Jorge Fitz-Gibbon
Owner of famed Ray’s Candy Store brutally assaulted outside NYC shop
The random attack happened around 3 a.m. when an unknown man approached the the 90-year-old owner of famed Ray's Candy Store and asked if he wanted to buy a package.
- Amanda Woods
Body of NYC woman strangled in apartment found after ‘foul odor’ reports
Tamara Graham was discovered unconscious and unresponsive lying on the living room floor of her eighth-floor Albany Houses apartment on Troy Avenue near St. Marks Avenue in Crown Heights around 11:15 a.m. Dec. 15, cops said. 
- Joe Marino, Amanda Woods
14-year-old gangbanger arrested in shooting of teen boy on NYC bus: cops
The teen, a member of the Mac Baller gang whose name was not released because of his age, was picked up Wednesday evening and linked to the shooting of the older teen – the son of Mount Vernon Police Deputy Commissioner Jeniffer Lackard, cops and sources said.
- Larry Celona, Patrick Reilly
Man, 40, fatally shot outside NYC funeral home during aunt’s wake
He was transported to Jamaica Hospital where he was pronounced dead, cops said.
- Post Editorial Board
Hochul takes a good step toward fixing bail laws — but not remotely enough to rein in crime
The gov's pushing in the right direction, but it seems New Yorkers will have needlessly high levels of crime for far too long before the Legislature agrees to fix all the defects.
- Georgett Roberts, Tina Moore, Jorge Fitz-Gibbon
More than a quarter of NYC shootings take place in these six neighborhoods
Six NYPD precincts in the Bronx and Brooklyn took the brunt of Big Apple shootings last year, leaving merchants and residents ducking for cover amid the gunplay.
- Larry Celona, Amanda Woods
Teen suspect in shooting of 15-year-old NYC boy caught upstate after months on run: sources
A teen has been busted upstate in connection to the shooting death of a 15-year-old boy who was gunned down in a Brooklyn park back in September, law enforcement sources said Wednesday. Wesley Walker, 16 – who investigators believe was on the run for nearly five months – was picked up in Binghamton early Wednesday,...
- Christian Martinez
Teen gunman kills security guard at party in San Bernardino County, authorities say

A 17-year-old was arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting one security guard and injuring another at a backyard party in Muscoy.

- Times staff
'Please hurry, please': 911 call, surveillance video paint harrowing picture of Goshen massacre

Tulare County authorities, announcing arrests in last month's Goshen shootings that killed six, released audio of a 911 call and a video that shows a mother trying to escape with her baby.

- Hailey Branson-Potts
Man drops off human jawbone at San Bernardino police station

A man walked into a San Bernardino Police Department station and left a human jawbone on Thursday. Authorities were able to locate and identify the man.

- Salvador Hernandez
He was a bystander in a police chase. Deputies beat him when he got out of his car, lawsuit claims

Deputies were in the middle of a violent pursuit of a man fleeing police, and Adrian Cruz alleges he was attacked and detained when he was suddenly caught in the middle of it.

- Nathan Solis
Are the conditions ripe for a 'superbloom' in rain-soaked California? Here's what experts say

California was drenched with rain earlier this year, but it's still too soon to say whether there will be any superblooms in the spring.

- Jack Flemming
California Pizza Kitchen founder lists Beverly Park estate for $48.5 million

Larry Flax, co-founder of the California Pizza Kitchen restaurant chain, is asking $48.5 million for his European-inspired showplace in Beverly Park.

- Carolyn Cole, Wally Skalij
Photos: Funeral services held for Monterey Park mass shooting victim Valentino Alvero

Funeral services are held for Valentino Alvero at St. Stephen Martyr Catholic Church, not far from the Star Ballroom Dance Studio where he died.

- Terry Castleman
Angry about your gas bill? Spikes follow big raises for California utility executives

The three top executives at Sempra Energy, the parent company of SoCalGas and SDG&E, made $40 million in 2021, with pension benefits of $60 million awaiting them at retirement.

- Ruben Vives, Jessica Garrison, Matthew Ormseth
Two men arrested in 'cold-blooded' massacre of 6, including mother and baby, in Tulare County

After a gun battle and a series of raids across California, authorities said they have arrested two men in the killings of six in Goshen last month.

- Summer Lin, Howard Blume
15-year-old killed, another person injured in shooting at Montclair mall; suspect at large

The shooting was reported about 8:10 p.m. Thursday in the parking lot at Montclair Place, police said. Authorities have not released any information about a suspect or motive.

- Nardine Saad
'Hug 'em hard,' Dwayne Johnson says after his mom survives an L.A. car accident

Dwayne Johnson got 'that 3am call' about his mom's L.A. car accident but said she's OK: 'a survivor, in ways that make angels and miracles real.'

- Hayley Smith, Ian James
At the heart of Colorado River crisis, the mighty 'Law of the River' holds sway

At the heart of tensions over water allotments from the Colorado River is a complex set of agreements and decrees known as the 'Law of the River.'

- Laura J. Nelson
A P-22 postage stamp? Schiff kicks off effort to honor L.A.'s celebrity puma

On the eve of his sold-out memorial at the Greek Theater, famed puma P-22 is being nominated for a more lasting honor: his very own postage stamp.

- Howard Blume
NBA's Steph Curry joins neighbors in opposing  affordable-housing plan for ritzy Atherton

Wealthy enclave Atherton, under pressure from the state to find locations for affordable housing, faces pushback from residents who say: Find it somewhere else.

- Harriet Ryan, Matt Hamilton
Tom Girardi's dementia diagnosis likely to be battleground in criminal case

Tom Girardi, the disgraced attorney, has been indicted in L.A. and Chicago on wire fraud charges for allegedly swindling more than $18 million from clients.

- Christian Martinez
Cal swim coach, accused of years of student-athlete abuse, is fired. She plans to sue

UC Berkeley fired Teri McKeever, women's swimming and diving coach, after an investigation into "unacceptable behavior" toward student athletes.

- Kevin Rector
9th Circuit upholds California prison reforms, citing abuse of inmates with disabilities

The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, citing abuse of California prisonsers with disabilities, upheld a slate of ordered reforms including officer body cameras.

- Melanie Mason, Seema Mehta
Three California congressional seats could soon be vacant. Here's who is interested

Who is running for California Congressional District 30, 47, 12?

- Howard Blume
I-5 construction and lane closures could mean traffic headaches in Santa Fe Springs

A construction project on the Interstate 5 will close two lanes in both directions on Thursday and Friday nights.

- Terry Castleman
Body found in Santa Monica Mountains identified as missing person Zachary Zernik, 22

Zachary Zernik, 22, of Thousand Oaks was found dead in the Santa Monica Mountains in Ventura County on Thursday morning. He had been missing since Saturday.

- Detective Valerie Carson
Driver Crashes into Lake Washington, Leaves Car Behind

Police are investigating after a motorist crashed into Lake Washington and then fled on foot, leaving the car upside down in the water.

At 6:54 p.m., multiple 911 callers reported seeing a car go into Lake Washington near Lake Washington Boulevard South and South Horton Street. Police and firefighters arrived and found a blue Ford Focus upside down in shallow water along the shore. Firefighters checked the car and found it unoccupied.

According to witnesses, the driver was speeding and lost control of the car. After the crash, he got out of the car and ran — soaking wet — from the scene.

The car was towed out of the water and police continue to investigate.

- Officer Judinna Gulpan
Train Versus Pedestrian Collision near Belltown Neighborhood

Seattle Police responded to a report of a collision involving a train and pedestrian near the intersection of Alaskan Way and Bell Street Thursday evening.

At approximately 05:00 p.m., officers arrived and located a man who had been struck by a BNSF train.

The 30-year-old male victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Seattle Fire Department personnel provided medical aid at the scene and later transported him to Harborview Medical Center.

BNSF will lead investigation of the collision and police will investigate the criminal aspects of the incident.   

- Detective Valerie Carson
SWAT Team Arrests Burglar After He Locks Out Homeowners, Vandalizes House

SPD’s SWAT Team arrested a burglar in crisis early Thursday morning in Wallingford, after he barricaded himself in a home overnight, broke out most of the windows, and then fell asleep on the bed.

At 11:16 p.m., police responded to the 1900 block of North 46th Street for reports of a burglary. An elderly couple said they had stepped outside their home to look at a plant near their front steps. While they were outside, a man they’d never met approached them and tried to sell them a tool he had in his hand. As the couple told him they weren’t interested, the man darted through their open door and locked it behind him. The couple called 911 from their front walkway and explained the situation to officers when they arrived.

The first officers at the scene approached the front door and could see the suspect playing the piano inside. They told the man to come outside, but instead he approached the front door and told police he had a gun. Immediately after that, officers heard several loud bangs and glass erupted from the glazing of the door. Two officers were struck by the glass and one sustained minor cuts to his face and hand.

Police quickly realized the suspect had used the tool – a set of bolt cutters – to break the windows of the door, not a gun.

Officers set up a perimeter around the home and began trying to persuade the man to exit. The 34-year-old appeared to be in crisis, and he was not receptive to officers’ requests to surrender. Members of SPD’s Hostage Negotiation Team also tried to reason with the man, but to no avail.

Instead, the man continued to destroy property in the home over several hours, including breaking additional windows and throwing assorted items out of the house. At one point officers could see the man had armed himself with a knife, and he also told police he was going to “blow up” the home.

Officers requested and were granted a warrant to enter the home, and SPD’s SWAT Team responded to serve the warrant and arrest the suspect.

SWAT officers saw the man sleeping on a bed in the home. Through a window, they asked him again to surrender, but he refused to cooperate. SWAT then proceeded to enter the bedroom and arrested the man at 4:30 a.m.

Police booked the man into King County Jail for burglary and assault on an officer.

The suspect broke multiple windows in the house. Various items the suspect threw out of the house.
- Officer Judinna Gulpan
Five Arrested in University Village Retail Theft Operation

The Seattle Police Department recognizes organized retail theft negatively impacts many local businesses, and with a high concentration of high-end retailers, University Village in the University District has become a frequent target. 

Recently, SPD’s Community Response Group officers have been conducting organized retail theft operations throughout the city to prevent and deter theft and shoplifting. This past Thursday, January 26th, GRG officers partnered with seven U-Village retailers located within the 2600 block of Northeast University Village Street to look for people suspected of committing the crimes of theft and shoplifting. Officers also addressed other crimes as needed.  

Throughout the day, CRG officers working with store employees identified five shoplifting subjects who were observed concealing merchandise and exiting stores without paying for the items. Officers arrested four 16-year-old and one 18-year-old female suspects and recovered stolen merchandise totaling more than $1,000.00.   

The five suspects face charges of shoplifting, which is a misdemeanor, so were not booked into jail at this time. However, SPD will be requesting criminal charges be filed.

- Detective Valerie Carson
Police Arrest Woman, Seize Gun After Shots Fired in Belltown

Police arrested a woman after she fired multiple shots in Belltown Wednesday morning and then fled the scene in her vehicle.

At 7:30 a.m., police responded to reports of shots fired near 2nd Avenue and Bell Street. Witnesses reported a woman had fired several shots towards two other people – thankfully striking no one – before placing the gun in the trunk of her car and driving away southbound.

Officers spotted the car and initiated a traffic stop near 2nd Avenue and Cherry Street. The suspect pulled over and police placed her under arrest. Officers also seized her car to search for the gun she used in the shooting.

After a search warrant was approved, officers searched the suspect’s car and found a handgun partially concealed behind a panel in the trunk.

According to witnesses, an altercation between the suspect and a man and woman preceded the shooting. However, police did not locate the man and the other woman involved declined to provide any information about the incident.

Police booked the 35-year-old suspect into King County Jail for drive-by shooting and unlawful possession of a firearm, as she is a convicted felon and therefore prohibited from possessing guns.

- Officer Judinna Gulpan
(UPDATED) Police Arrest University District Stabbing Suspects

UPDATE: 02/01/2023 07:35 p.m.

Seattle Police received a call from a citizen who reported seeing the two suspects involved in the stabbing last night in the 4200 block of University Way Northeast.

Just after 04:00 p.m., officers arrived and located a man and a woman, who matched the description of the suspects. Police detained and identified the two subjects.

The 29-year-old male suspect and the 40-year-old female suspect were arrested for malicious harassment and assault. Both suspects were booked into King County Jail.

Bias Crimes Detectives will now be leading the investigation.  

UPDATE: 02/01/2023 09:20 a.m.

During the verbal altercation, the male suspect expressed racial slurs stating he was a “skinhead” and told the male victim to “leave my country.”

Seattle Police will be investigating this incident as a malicious harassment crime.

Man Stabbed in University District Suspects Not Located

Seattle Police responded to a report of rocks being thrown at a man but quickly learned a man had been stabbed Tuesday evening in University District.

When officers arrived just after 06:30 p.m. near the intersection of Northeast 45th Street and University Way Northeast, a man was found with a non-life threatening stab wound to his chest. It was reported the 53-year-old male victim was in an alleyway visiting a nearby business, when a man and woman approached him.

There was a verbal altercation that led to rocks being thrown at the victim. Both suspects then grabbed and held the male victim while the male suspect stabbed him in the chest.

The suspects left the alleyway on foot last seen heading southbound on University Way Northeast. Officers searched the area but did not locate them.

Seattle Fire Department responded to the scene, provided medical aid and transported the male victim to Harborview Medical Center.

Homicide detectives will continue the investigation.

Male Suspect: white male, approximately 25-35 years old, skinny, white beanie with pompom, light hoodie possibly white, dark pants, sneakers with white soles and dark uppers, in possession of backpack

Female Suspect: white female, approximately 25-30 years old , bleached hair with dark roots, big hoop earrings, white pants, multiple bags of luggage with pink bag on top

If you have any information about this incident, please call SPD Violent Crimes Tip Line at (206) 233-5000.

- Detective Valerie Carson
Police Find Drugs, Guns in Man’s Car After Arresting Him for Drugs, Gun in His Other Car

It was déjà vu all over again this week when police arrested a man for the narcotics and a stolen gun he had in his car earlier this month – except this time there were more drugs and more guns.

During the original incident – a traffic stop on January 9th – police arrested the man for driving without a valid license and then seized his car* and released him from the West Precinct. The next day, officers served a warrant on his car and found narcotics and a stolen gun, giving them probable cause to arrest the 31-year-old man for offenses related to the recovered evidence.  

Police began looking for the suspect, and on January 25th an officer in the 4400 block of Aurora Avenue North spotted him getting out of a vehicle. Police arrested him for the contraband found in his car on January 10th, and booked him into King County Jail.

Once again, officers seized the car the man was driving and applied for a search warrant. After a judge approved the warrant, officers searched the car on January 28th and found:

695.4 grams of methamphetamine 226.7 grams powdered fentanyl 189.9 grams fentanyl pills 33.8 grams of heroin 9.9 grams of crack cocaine 23.8 grams of cocaine Sawed-off rifle with no serial Stolen pistol

Based on the evidence recovered from the vehicle, detectives are requesting similar charges to the first incident: possession of narcotics with the intent to distribute, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of an unlawful firearm (for the rifle with no serial) and unlawful possession of a firearm because he is a convicted felon.

*added for clarity after publishing

- Chief Adrian Diaz
Chief Diaz’s Statement Regarding Fatal Collision

I am speaking today to provide additional information regarding last week’s officer-involved collision at Dexter and Thomas and provide clarification about the investigation timeline and process.

First and foremost, and from my heart: this collision is a terrible tragedy for all involved, but especially and most importantly, for Ms. Kandula’s family. I have reached out to her family and will be working with them as the investigation into this collision proceeds, and among my highest concerns is respecting the family’s privacy and their wishes concerning the release of information. 

What I can confirm at this point is – the officer involved is Kevin A. Dave. He has been with the department since 2019 and is certified as an Emergency Medical Technician. At the time of this collision, he was responding as an EMT to a Priority 1 emergency call. He did have his emergency lights on and was clearing intersections with his siren. As is protocol, a drug recognition expert responded to the collision scene and found no evidence of impairment in the officer.

I also want to be clear about the investigation process. Unlike a Use of Force investigation, which under protocols established through the consent decree begins as an administrative investigation conducted by detectives with extensive training in force analysis, any serious traffic collision on City streets, whether officer-involved or not, is investigated as a potential criminal matter by the Traffic Collision Investigation Squad.  We are treating this investigation as we would any fatal collision investigation.

The detectives in this squad are highly trained and certified in areas of physics, human factors, and other specialized matters specific to collision reconstruction. Their investigation includes, for example, calculations as to vehicle operation and speed, lines of sight, lighting, roadway and traffic conditions, witness observations, any camera footage in the area, and any other material factors. 

As is the case at the end of any traffic collision investigation, the report will be provided to the King County Prosecutor’s Office, who will make any decision regarding charging. On the administrative side, OPA has also opened an investigation as to whether the officer complied with policy and will proceed according to their timelines.

I understand there are many questions, but to preserve the integrity of the investigation and respect the family’s right to privacy, the amount of information we can release at this time is limited.

The Seattle Police Department continues to extend its deepest condolences to Ms. Kandula’s family and friends.

Thank you.

- Officer Judinna Gulpan
DUI Suspect Arrested for Vehicular Assault in Georgetown Sunday Morning

Seattle Police responded to a collision involving two vehicles with possible injuries near the intersection of 1st Avenue South and South Mead Street where one person was reported to be laying in the street and another with a head injury. 

At approximately 09:00 a.m., officers arrived and spoke with a witness, who was driving behind the suspect vehicle at the time of the collision. The witness reported the suspect vehicle struck a parked vehicle with an occupant in the front passenger area.

The 69-year-old male victim, who was in the front passenger door area of the parked vehicle, sustained a cut to his head and a severe hand injury. Seattle Fire Department personnel provided medical aid to those injured from the collision. The male victim was later transported to Harborview Medical Center for further medical assistance.

The victim’s vehicle was parked on the shoulder of the roadway, but the impact of the collision caused the vehicle to move almost perpendicular to its original location.

When police spoke with the 36-year-old female suspect, police observed signs of impairment and evidence of drug paraphernalia in the female suspect’s vehicle.

The female suspect was arrested for vehicular assault and driving while under the influence. Prior to being booked into King County Jail, officers executed a blood warrant.

- Detective Valerie Carson
Greenwood Road Rage Leads to Assault with Knife, Baseball Bat

One man was hit with a baseball bat and another was cut several times with a knife after a road rage incident escalated to a parking lot brawl on Monday afternoon.

At 2:41 p.m., police responded to an assault in the 9900 block of Holman Road Northwest. As officers headed to the scene, callers reported someone had been stabbed, another person had been hit with a baseball bat, and everything had started with a road rage incident.

Through their investigation, police learned the driver of a van and the driver of a Ford Mustang had a road rage altercation on Holman Road Northwest. Both vehicles were occupied with a man and a woman: the van driver was accompanied by his female significant other, while the Mustang driver was with his girlfriend.

The exact details of the initial road rage altercation were not completely clear, but one of the female passengers said there was honking, and one car had been cut off and brake-checked by another.

The 20-year-old Mustang driver then pulled into a parking lot, and the van driver followed. The Mustang driver said when he got out of his car to get some air, the van driver confronted him and punched him in the face. The Mustang driver produced a knife and slashed at the van driver multiple times. Seeing this, the van driver’s significant other grabbed a baseball bat, got out of the van, and proceeded to hit the Mustang driver in the back with it. The man driving the Mustang then ran away across the parking lot and called 911.

Arriving officers began first aid on the van driver for his multiple knife cuts and then transferred care to Seattle Fire Department medics when they arrived. The 47-year-old man was transported to Harborview Medical Center in stable condition via private ambulance.

Police spoke with all four vehicle occupants about the incident, but no additional witnesses saw the event from start to finish. Because all the reporting parties were involved, and the accounts differed between them, officers identified and released them all at the scene.

Officers will request to review possible footage from several nearby surveillance cameras that may have captured the incident, and detectives will continue to investigate.

- True Crime Magazine
A GRAPHIC Look Back At the Hillside Strangler Murders

In the late 1970s, Los Angeles was a hotbed for serial killers. Randy Kraft prowled Southern California’s seemingly endless network of highways, murdering young men.

15 Spine-Chilling Shots of the Hillside Strangler Murders

Investigators examine one of the Hillside Stranglers murder scenes.

William Bonin, the “Freeway Killer,” stalked the streets in a beat-up van, killing at least 21 boys and young men.

15 Spine-Chilling Shots of the Hillside Strangler Murders

A member of the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office yells instruction up a hillside as members of the Los Angeles Police Hillside Strangler task force investigate the body of Cindy Hudspeth (her leg can be seen) found in the trunk of a car.

For four months, starting in October 1977, the residents of South California were living in fear of a monster who strangled and raped women as young as 12, and scattered their naked bodies around hillsides.

15 Spine-Chilling Shots of the Hillside Strangler Murders

Los Angeles Police Department homicide detectives investigate the murder site of Lauren Rae Wagner. The body was found on November 29, 1977, on the west side of Mount Washington at 1217 Cliff Drive in Glassell Park.

Starting off by murdering three sex workers, the Strangler eventually began abducting young women regardless of race or background, before simply vanishing for good.

15 Spine-Chilling Shots of the Hillside Strangler Murders

2006 N. Alvarado in Silver Lake, where Kimberly Diane Martin’s body was found. The covered body can be seen in the center of the photo, with police personnel and residents of the area in the background.

What people did not expect, was that it was the work of not one, but two insatiable killers – cousins Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono.

15 Spine-Chilling Shots of the Hillside Strangler Murders

Jane Evelyn King, the 9th victim of the Hillside Strangler. Her body was found dumped at a southbound Los Feliz off-ramp of the Golden State Freeway. Sheet in background marks where her nude body was found. Police investigators can be seen in the foreground.

Behind the Tape Photobook features 9 more spine-chilling shots revisiting the Hillside Strangler’s reign of terror, along with nearly a thousand more crime scene photos. WARNING: THE PHOTOBOOK ISN’T FOR THE FAINT OF HEART.

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Revisiting Ted Bundy’s Issaquah Dump Site

On September 6, 1974, two grouse hunters stumbled across the skeletal remains of Janice Ott and Denise Naslund near a service road in Issaquah, about 17 miles east of Seattle.

Upon closer inspection, investigators made another eerie discovery – a femur and several vertebrae, belonging to Bundy’s 7th victim, Georgann Hawkins, whom he abducted from an alley behind her sorority house.

Two of these women were abducted in broad light by the mysterious “Ted” at the Lake Sammamish Park.

While interviewed by the police on the day of abductions, five female witnesses described an attractive young man wearing a white tennis outfit with his left arm in a sling, speaking with a light accent, perhaps Canadian or British.

Introducing himself as “Ted,” he asked their help in unloading a sailboat from his tan or bronze-colored Volkswagen Beetle.

Four women refused, but one accompanied him as far as his car, saw that there was no sailboat, and fled.

The story got even worse, when three witnesses saw “Ted” approach Janice Ott, a probation case worker at the King County Juvenile Court, with the sailboat story, and watched her leave the beach in his company. She never came back.

About four hours later, Denise Naslund, a 19-year-old woman who was studying to become a computer programmer, left a picnic to go to the restroom and never returned.

The worst part? Deadly abductions were just starting off.

Six months later, forestry students from Green River Community College discovered the skulls and mandibles of four more victims on Taylor Mountain, where Bundy frequently hiked, just east of Issaquah.

With a total of 7 dead bodies found within less than a year, police could only speculate who were they dealing with.

What they didn’t know was that they were dealing with a cold-blooded killer, capable of killing more than 30 women.

A killer who revisited his crime scenes to lie with his victims and perform sexual acts with their decomposing bodies until putrefaction forced him to stop.

They were dealing with Ted Bundy – a two-dimensional villain, a pop culture phenomenon, hiding behind the mask of a brilliant monster who seduced women and fooled investigators.

While the popular image of Bundy endures, the facts tell a very different story.

Behind the Tape Photobook features 20 photos of the ransacked basement room of Bundy’s second victim, Lynda Ann Healy, as well as nearly a thousand more crime scene photos. WARNING: THE PHOTOBOOK ISN’T FOR THE FAINT OF HEART!

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- True Crime Magazine
A GRAPHIC Look Back at Zodiac Killer’s Reign of Terror

The Zodiac killer is one of the most elusive and unusual serial killers in American history.

Riverside Police Officers at the crime scene of Cheri Jo Bates, the first suspected victim of the Zodiac Killer.

Known for his bizarre, rambling handwritten letters, the Zodiac sent baffling ciphers, quoted musical lyrics, taunted police, and threatened to shoot school children.

Approaching the Lake Herman Road crime scene.

Unlike most serial killers, the Zodiac called police to report his crimes and wore a hooded costumer featuring his chosen symbol, the crossed circle.

Following the Blood-Soaked Footsteps of the Zodiac Killer

Vallejo phone booth used by the Zodiac to report the Tom Voigt
Blue Rock Springs attack.

The Zodiac wounded two people and killed at least five others during the period between December 1968 and October 1969.

Following the Blood-Soaked Footsteps of the Zodiac Killer

An eerie writing the Zodiac Killer left on the car door at the Lake Berryessa crime scene.

More letters, postcards, and other clues continued until 1971 when the Zodiac disappeared.

Following the Blood-Soaked Footsteps of the Zodiac Killer

The lifeless body of a cab driver Paul Stine.

In January 1974, the San Francisco Chronicle received another letter which hinted at suicide and described the classic horror film The Exorcist as “the best saterical comidy.”

Following the Blood-Soaked Footsteps of the Zodiac Killer

San Francisco homicide inspectors David Toschi and William Armstrong go through a Zodiac victim’s clothes at the morgue in the Hall of Justice in San Francisco.

Hoax letters continued over the years, but the infamous Zodiac vanished into the history books, leaving a bloody trail of morbidly fascinating physical and visual clues.

A GRAPHIC Look Back at Richard Ramirez's Reign of Terror

Behind the Tape Photobook features 18 fascinating shots of the Zodiac Killer’s reign of terror, along with nearly a thousand more crime scene photos. WARNING: THE PHOTOBOOK ISN’T FOR THE FAINT OF HEART.

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A GRAPHIC Look Back At Richard Chase’s Reign of Terror

Meet Richard Chase, a deranged man, who killed 6 people in just a month.

A cannibal, who drank his victims’ blood and cannibalized their remains.

A serial killer, who told the detectives that he took locked doors as a sign that he was not welcome, but unlocked doors were an invitation to come inside.

Behind the Tape Photobook features 10 never-before-seen shots of the most brutal murders of Richard Chase, as well as nearly a thousand more crime scene photos. WARNING: THE PHOTOBOOK ISN’T FOR THE FAINT OF HEART!

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The Fascinating Process of Human Decomposition

Death is a fact of life that everyone will go through one day and the following are the 10 most fascinating stages one’s body experiences immediately following death if the body is exposed to a natural decay and not preserved by processes such as embalming. Most of these stages are known by studying university controlled “body farms” used by forensic anthropologists in an attempt to further knowledge in the forensic field. This can include identifying dead bodies and their circumstances of death.

RELATED: A Morbidly Fascinating Tour Inside the Body Farm

These “body farms” and the studies resulting from them have made a tremendous impact in solving crimes, including cold cases.

Death Occurs

The heart stops, the body convulses, the person starts taking short gasping breaths, and the ears become cold due to the lack of circulation. The blood turns acidic, the larynx loses its cough reflex and a build up of mucous may occur. The passage of breath through this mucous due to spasms will cause a gurgling or rattle-like sound. This specific sound is also known as the “death rattle.” The lungs shut down and the brain also stops functioning. However, if the brain stem is still alive, the body still retains the ability to heal and perform other crucial functions.

0 Minutes

Clinical death arrives as the brain stops getting oxygen. This death of the brain eventually shuts down other vital bodily functions including circulation throughout the body and to the extremities. Pallor mortis, paleness of the body, sets in almost immediately because of lack of blood circulation.

Pallor Mortis

Pallor Mortis. (Credit: A Guide To Deduction)

The pupils begin to have a glassy appearance and the body temperature begins to slowly drop due to depleting oxygen levels. This may be why many crime dramas use the plotline of a killer turning down the thermostat to keep the body cooler than it should be and give the police a false timeline of death.

1 – 9 Minutes

Blood starts pooling in the body, which starts causing discoloration called livor mortis, usually a reddish-blue color. The muscles relax which results in the bowels and bladder beginning to empty. Brain cells die in droves and liquefaction occurs. Pupils begin to dilate, unresponsive to direct light, and “cloud” over. The cloudy appearance of the pupils results from potassium in the red blood cells breaking down. This process can take longer (approximately 3 hours) but, because many people die with their eyes open, the process often occurs in this time frame.

Livor Mortis

Livor Mortis. (Credit: Pathology Outlines)

Some forensic scientists believe this clouding of the eye can be a better indication of the time of death than rigor mortis and livor mortis. The eyeballs flatten due to loss of blood pressure. At the end of this time frame, the brain stem dies.

1 – 8 Hours

Rigor mortis begins to set in. This stage is where the muscles become stiff and the hair stands up. Rigor mortis is due to the lactic acid in the muscles causing rigidity in the tissue. This is why it appears that the hair seems to grow longer after death because the stiffening muscles push on the hair follicle.

Rigor Mortis

Rigor Mortis. (Credit: The Pathology Guy)

After four to six hours, rigor mortis begins to spread more throughout the body. The pooled blood begins to stain the skin a blackish color. At six hours muscles continue to spasm sporadically. Anaerobic processes, such as the liver’s breakdown of alcohol, continue. At eight hours the body starts to rapidly cool. This is called algor mortis. This is different than the initial cooling in that this process of cooling is much faster.

1 – 5 Days

Rigor mortis ends at the beginning of this stage and the body again becomes pliable. If the body happens to be discovered, presentable, and in a mortuary, the undertaker takes advantage of this stage to position the body for presentation at a funeral (folding hands and such). At 24 to 72 hours, internal microbes putrefy the intestines and the pancreas begins to digest itself. This process liquefies the insides. In 3 to 5 days, decay starts to produce large blisters all over the body.

8 – 10 Days

Bacteria, located in the intestines, feed off of dead tissue and give off gases. These gases cause the belly to begin to swell. The body starts to emit an odor during this purification. This is also called “the bloat stage.” The tongue will protrude out of the mouth due to the swelling of tissues in the neck and face.

The Reverend Jim Jones’ bloated body lies on the ground after it was hastily sewn together after his autopsy by officials on November 18, 1978 in Jonestown, Guyana.

This swelling of the neck and facial tissues makes the body hard to identify if it is found at this stage after death. The formation of gases also causes any remaining feces or liquid in the body to be forced out. The color of the body changes from red to green as the red blood cells decompose.

2 Weeks

The hairs, nails, and teeth begin to detach very easily. The skin slippage during this stage can make it hard to move a body if discovered in this condition. Hopefully, if the teeth fall out they don’t fall far from the body, because this may be the only way to identify the body at this point. The skin becomes glove-like and can easily slip away from decaying muscle and connective tissue lying just below.

Decomposing Body

Decomposing Body. (Credit: VOX)

1 Month

The skin begins to liquefy from internal gases and decaying or dries out, depending on environmental circumstances. Several types of insects feed on the body and cause the liquefaction of the dying skin cells. Some of the first insects on the scene are blowflies. If the conditions are right, the body dries out instead of liquefying in a process called butyric fermentation or mummification.

Mummified Body

Mummified Body. (Credit: VOX)

A body is also considered to be mummified when all of the organs are gone due to the feeding insects.

Several Months

As the process of mummification is finishing, the body’s fat begins to breakdown and turns into a crumbly-white waxy substance called adipocere, also known as “grave wax.” It’s this stage where the putrid odor of the dying flesh on the corpse starts to deplete exponentially. It is believed, in the 17th century, that some individuals were known to use this adipocere to make candles for the use at the mummy’s vigil. The “grave wax” can also be important if the body is found at this stage because the adipocere can help retain body and facial features used in recognition, as well as any wounds or injuries that may have caused the death.

Circa 1 Year

During this time span and depending on environmental circumstances, carrion eaters such as hyenas, large birds of prey (vultures, bald eagles, etc.) raccoons, and opossum have reduced the corpse to bones and other hard fragments of the body. Of the remains, teeth are the most resilient substance in the body. So even in the case of bone erosion, the remaining teeth can be used for identification purposes. At this stage, most bodies found will have to be identified by dental records. If the technology or DNA profile for comparison is available, DNA can also be extracted from teeth or bones for identification.

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A GRAPHIC Look Back At Ted Bundy’s Execution

With all appeal avenues exhausted and no further motivation to deny his guilt, Ted Bundy agreed to an interview with Detective Bob Keppel two days before his execution. Although Bundy confessed to the murders he was the prime suspect in, he withheld many details, hoping to parlay the incomplete information into yet another stay of execution.

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With Florida State Prison in the background, spokesman Bob Macmasters fields questions from the media as Ted Bundy’s execution nears. (AP)

Little did Bundy expect, the investigators were having none of it.

Louise Bundy, the mother of convicted murderer Ted Bundy, wipes away a tear in her dining room in Tacoma, Wash., as she tells her son, “You will always be my precious son.” (THE NEWS TRIBUNE VIA AP / RUSS CARMACK)

The night before his execution, Bundy placed two good-bye phone calls to his mother and was served the last meal of steak, eggs, hash browns and toast, which he reportedly did not touch.

A toy bunny is hung in effigy by Jerry Jackson of Atlanta Ga., wearing a Ronald Reagan mask, as a crowd celebrates the execution of Ted Bundy at sunrise in Starke, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark Foley)

On January 24, 1989, just as the sun rose over the north Florida plains, around 2,000 spectators gathered in the field across from Florida State Prison. The mob laughed, hooted and cheered. “Burn Bundy” and “Toast Ted” read the T-shirts. Slogans on signs conveyed even stronger hate. One said, “Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue. Good Morning, Ted. We’re Going to Kill You.”

NSFW: A Look Back At Ted Bundy's Execution

Pro-death penalty demonstrators rejoice as the sun rises in the background and word circulates that Ted Bundy has been executed. (AP)

After a night of weeping and praying, two guards led Bundy into the death chamber and strapped his chest, arms and legs to the shiny wooden chair. Bundy’s eyes searched for familiar faces behind the glass. He nodded to some of the 42 witnesses, including the men who had prosecuted him. His lips moved in a faint mumble.

The electric chair, nicknamed “Old Sparky,” is the focus of attention by the media during a rare press tour of Florida State Prison in August 1989. (AP)

Supt. Tom Barton asked Bundy if he had any last words. The killer hesitated. His voice quavered. “Jim and Fred, I’d like you to give my love to my family and friends,” he said. With that, it was time. A last thick strap was pulled across Bundy’s mouth and chin. The metal skullcap was bolted in place, its heavy black veil falling in front of the condemned man’s face.

A sketch of Ted Bundy’s execution by courtroom artist Christine Elizabeth Lyttle.

Barton gave the go-ahead. An anonymous executioner pushed the button. Two thousand volts surged through the wires. A minute later, the machine was turned off, and Bundy went limp. A paramedic opened the blue shirt and listened for a heartbeat. A second doctor aimed a light into his eyes.

Ted Bundy’s dead body lies on a morgue stretcher. (Weekly World News)

At 7:16 a.m., Ted Bundy, one of the most infamous serial killers of all time, was pronounced dead.

NSFW: A Look Back At Ted Bundy's Execution

An exclusive photo of Ted Bundy’s autopsy. Electrode burns are visible on his shaved head, along with stitches across the skull made during the autopsy. (Weekly World News)

A witnessing newsman raised his hands in signal as he left the Q Wing of Florida State Prison. Across the street, along the dewy grass of a cow pasture, word spread among the curious onlookers.

NSFW: A Look Back At Ted Bundy's Execution

A white hearse leaves Florida State Prison containing the body of Ted Bundy. (AP)

Some began chanting, “Burn, Bundy, burn!” Others sang, hugged, or banged on the frying pans they had brought along.

NSFW: A Look Back At Ted Bundy's Execution

Curious onlookers cheer at the hearse carrying Ted Bundy’s body. (AP)

“I wish I could have been the one flipping the switch,” said David Hoar, a policeman from St. Augustine, Fla.

NSFW: A Look Back At Ted Bundy's Execution

Ted Bundy is taken to the Alachua County Medical Examiner’s office following his execution at 7:16 a.m. (AP)

Police chief Jim Sewell of Gulfport, Fla., had a different opinion: “Regardless of what Bundy did, he was still a human being.”

The body of Theodore Bundy arrives at the Medical Examiner’s office. (AP Photo/Tim Davis)

But even Sewell, leaden with the sight of electrocution, said he felt a great relief that Bundy was dead.

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NSFW: The Blood-Soaked Trail of the Times Square Killer

Today, Times Square is glittering with dazzling neon lights and giant digital billboards. It’s big, bright, and unforgettable. But in the 1970s, “the heart of the world” was a hunting ground for the American Jack the Ripper, Richard Cottingham.

Incised breasts found on the headboard of the bed.

Between 1967 and 1980, Cottingham brutally murdered and dismembered at least 6 women, and claimed to have killed at least 80 more.

A mutilated body found in a midtown hotel. The victim had been sadistically tortured over a period of days. Cottingham purposely severed the head and hands to make the victim unidentifiable, then set the room on fire before leaving the hotel.

Known as the Torso Killer for his unique MO of dismembering the victims and leaving only their torsos behind, Cottingham is still considered to be one of the most sadistic serial killers in American history.

A mutilated body found in a midtown hotel. The victim had been sadistically tortured over a period of days. Cottingham purposely severed the head and hands to make the victim unidentifiable, then set the room on fire before leaving the hotel.

A victim found in New York City hotel. Cottingham had removed the breasts and placed them on the bed headboard to shock the police. He once again set the room on fire, allowing the authorities to immediately link this killing to the previous incidents.

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A Look Inside Ed Gein’s House of Horrors

On November 16, 1957, while investigating the disappearance of a local hardware store owner Bernice Worden, authorities stumbled upon the sight straight out of their worst nightmares.

The exterior of Ed Gein’s house of horrors.

A Waushara County Sheriff’s deputy discovered Worden’s decapitated and mutilated body in a shed, hung upside down by her legs with a crossbar at her ankles and ropes at her wrists.

An Exclusive and Fascinating Tour of Ed Gein's House of Horrors

Ed Gein’s neighbor, Bob Hill, looks on in horror while standing in the interior doorway of Gein’s house.

The culprit behind her murder was Ed Gein – a seemingly average Joe who made living from odd jobs.

An Exclusive and Fascinating Tour of Ed Gein's House of Horrors

Little did authorities know, Worden’s slaying wasn’t the only secret Gein was hiding.

Trooper Dave Sharkey looks over some of the musical instruments found in the home of Ed Gein.

While going through Gein’s filthy farmhouse, the State Crime Lab discovered a ghastly collection of paraphernalia, ranging from a chair upholstered in human skin, a belt made of nipples, a box of preserved vulvas, to a skin suit.

An unidentified police officer examines the junk-littered kitchen.

Gein told the investigators that he began to create a “woman suit” soon after his mother’s death so that “he could crawl into her skin”.

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Ed Gein’s beloved mother’s room remained neat, uncluttered, and unused after her death.

Following Gein’s admission to a maximum-security mental facility, his possessions, including the farmhouse, were scheduled to be auctioned on March 30, 1958, amidst rumors that the house and the land it stood on might become a tourist attraction.

An Exclusive and Fascinating Tour of Ed Gein's House of Horrors

Curiosity-seekers peer through a window into the house.

In the early morning of March 20, the house was destroyed by fire. Although some suspected that the fire might have been arson, the theory has never been confirmed. When Gein learned of the incident while in detention, he shrugged and said, “Just as well.”

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The Real Reason Why Serial Killers Pose Their Victims

While the method of operation, also known as modus operandi, consists of techniques, habits, and peculiarities consistent in serial killer’s behavior, investigators might also encounter deliberate alterations of the crime scene or the position of the victim’s body.

Sometimes the alterations are made to mislead the investigators and are merely known as staging. However, in some cases, the alterations might serve the needs of the killer’s fantasy and are considered a part of his signature and referred to as posing.

The Real Reason Why Serial Killers Pose Their Victims

A posed victim of the BTK killer.

The act of leaving a victim’s body in an unusual position is a conscious criminal action by an offender to thwart an investigation, shock the finder and investigators of the crime scene, or give perverted pleasure to the killer. It could also be a way for the killer to send a message to the police or the public.

A serial killer may dispose of the body beside a “No Dumping” sign, or as in the case of Henry Lee Lucas, dump it near a prison gate.

The Real Reason Why Serial Killers Pose Their Victims

One of Henry Lee Lucas’ victims.

The “Boston Strangler” Albert DeSalvo posed his victims to shock those who discovered the bodies. In most cases, DeSalvo left his victims with their genitals exposed toward the door. 

After murdering his sixth victim, 67-year-old Jane Sullivan, DeSalvo left her body in a bathtub in a kneeling position with her bare buttocks exposed. Investigators determined that the victim had been murdered in another room and then taken to the bathroom for posing.

The Real Reason Why Serial Killers Pose Their Victims

Albert DeSalvo’s victim with her genitals exposed toward the door.

When DeSalvo was questioned about posing his victims, he said, “I just did it.”

However, experts believe that the real intention was to shock whoever found the bodies. According to the FBI, such posing is a sign of a disorganized serial killer.

Often coined as the world’s first serial killer, Jack the Ripper left his victims in sexually degrading positions to emphasize that he considered them disposable.

According to Dr Robert D. Keppel, the Ripper often left the victims’ legs splayed and their genitalia exposed. Each murder had some element of posing, from the arrangement of clothes, the placement of a thimble, the splaying of legs, to the arrangement of organs, intestines, and tissues.

The Ripper had an extensive period of time to eviscerate and mutilate her body.

The infamous cannibalistic killer Jeffrey Dahmer posed and photographed his victim’s bodies to be able to relive the memories in the future and stimulate his obsession with sexual sadism and necrophilia.

Dahmer posed his victims’ bodies in various positions, which he found to be sexually significant.

The Real Reason Why Serial Killers Pose Their Victims

Dahmer photographed his victim’s bodies in various positions, which he found to be sexually significant.

William Lester Suff, the “Riverside Prostitute Killer,” was convicted of killing 12 women between 1988 and 1991.

The majority of his victims were street prostitutes, and as a result, Suff left some of the bodies next to dumpsters with their arms turned outward to expose needle track marks.

Revisiting William Suff's Reign of Terror

A partially buried body of William Suff’s victim.

Criminal psychologists believe this was Suff’s statement regarding the worth of his victims.

Perhaps one of the most significant and most analyzed cases of posing is the George Russell murders.

On June 23, 1990, during a routine morning trip to the dumpster, McDonald’s employee made a startling discovery of a deceased woman who was incongruously lying near a pile of sweepings. She had no visible gunshot or stab wounds, but the victim’s body was deliberately posed.

In a documentary Mark of a Serial Killer, Detective John Hansen recalled the disturbing discovery:

“Somebody had taken quite some time staging the body. I had noticed there was a large size coffee cup lid covering her right eye. One foot was crossed over the other and her hands were folded over her stomach and they were holding a pine cone.”

On August 9, 1990, 47 days after his first murder, Russell struck again. This time, the victim was carefully positioned in an open display on top of her bed. She was naked, except for a pair of red and white high-heeled shoes on her feet. The victim’s legs were completely splayed and her exposed groin was facing the doorway of her bedroom. Inserted well up into her vagina was the barrel of an over-and-under rifle–shotgun combination, with its stock resting across her shoes.

Just as the investigators thought they were making progress investigating the first two murders, the “Charmer” claimed another victim. Once again, Russell took his time to pose the victim. Her legs were spread and an electronic dildo was inserted in her mouth, with the book More Joy of Sex cradled in her left arm.

According to Dr Robert D. Keppel, in George Russell’s case, the victims “were posed in sexually degrading positions: naked, arms spread or folded over as if in deliberate repose, holding or supporting items that revealed the killer’s attitude toward them, and legs deliberately spread.”

“The killer obviously received an intense sexual thrill from manipulating the victims’ bodies so as to demonstrate their vulnerability after death. These bodies belonged to him. As part of the pose, only items that the killer found at the crime scene were incorporated into the victim’s portraits—the crime shots that he knew would be taken by police photographers. He did this consistently in all three murders,” Keppel said.

Although cases where posing is present are captivating, they are very rare. According to the Washington State Attorney General’s Homicide Investigation and Tracking System’s database, out of 5,224 cases, covering the years 1981-2000, only 1.3% of victims were left in an unusual position, with 0.3% being posed and 0.1% being staged.

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A Spine-Chilling Look Inside Dennis Nilsen’s Apartment

On February 8, 1983, Dyno-Rod employee, Michael Cattran, responded to the plumbing complaints made by the tenants of 23 Cranley Gardens, London. Opening a drain cover at the side of the house, Cattran discovered the drain was packed with a flesh-like substance and numerous small bones.

Upon learning from fellow tenants that the top floor flat from where the human remains had been flushed belonged to Dennis Nilsen, Detective Chief Inspector Peter Jay and two colleagues opted to wait outside the house until Nilsen returned home from work.

As Nilsen opened the door to his flat, police officers were hit with the stench of rotten flesh. Little did they know, the chilling discovery marked the unmasking of one of Britain’s most prolific serial killers who murdered at least 15 young men in the 1970s and 80s.

Nilsen would strangle and drown his victims before performing sex acts on their corpses – then hide their remains under the floorboards.

When questioned as to whether he had any remorse for his crimes, Nilsen replied: “I wished I could stop, but I couldn’t. I had no other thrill or happiness”. He also emphasized that he took no pleasure from the act of killing, but “worshipped the art and the act of death”.

According to Hull Coroner’s Court, Dennis Nilsen spent his final day in prison in “excruciating pain,” lying in his feces.

The infamous serial killer suffered a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm on May 10, 2018, after he was found hunched over in his cell lavatory. Nilsen was taken to a hospital in York where he had successful emergency surgery but died two days later after being unable to cope with the blood loss and lengthy surgery.

According to Lisa Noble, the head of Full Sutton Prison healthcare, “Nielsen did not particularly like healthcare, and he did not particularly like healthcare staff.”

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Bed Sores & Gangrene Kill Many Patients At Schwartz Rehabs

Joseph Schwartz and his wife Rosie Schwartz live in a $2 million home on a quiet cul-de-sac in the village of Suffern, right outside of Monsey. Joe lives next door to a large house that is listed on Google maps as the Anshei Briarwood Shul. Joe is on home confinement while his State and Federal criminal cases meander through the courts. Joe and Rosie used to own 114 nursing homes called “Skyline” across the country before Joe got busted by the State of Arkansas and the Federal government. He got charged with numerous crimes related to the operation of their nursing homes. Rosie was never busted. It is alleged that Joe failed to pay employment and unemployment taxes for 15,000 employees, Joe made false statements in Skyline’s monthly Medicaid cost reports, causing the State of Arkansas to overpay Joe more than $3 million, falsely represented the cost of running the nursing homes to the State of Nebraska resulting in more than $59 million in damages to Nebraska Medicaid.

Joseph and Rosie Schwartz’s son Louis Schwartz, a former vice president of Skyline, once owned a rehab facility in Andover, N.J., known as Andover Subacute II, which was shut down last year by the State of New Jersey. In 2020 an anonymous tip led to the discovery of 17 bodies crowded into a four-person morgue at Andover. “They were just overwhelmed by the amount of people who were expiring.” Eric C. Danielson, the town’s chief of police told the media. Andover has been fined hundreds of thousands of dollars but Louis was never charged with a crime. Former employees of Andover told the media: “There would be urine and fecal matter on the floor, in the hallway, in the bedroom, like it was just gross… I have seen bedbugs in patient beds and, you know, we have reported this a couple of times and nothing is being done about it. Nothing. They don’t care about the patients. And then with COVID happening things just got 10 times worse because there’s nobody there to help these residents, because of the staff being so scared of working there. They would ask staff to come in to work even if they had been symptomatic for the coronavirus and staffers weren’t given the proper personal protective equipment. I would wear a mask because I would bring a mask from home. They wouldn’t give me a mask.”

Joe’s Federal criminal case is on hold while the State of Arkansas prosecutes their criminal case. Joe has a number of civil wrongful death claims that were filed against him and his wife personally. Numerous patients died at his nursing homes from bed sores that developed into gangrene due to the lack of care. The lawsuits weren’t filed against his companies, probably because he didn’t carry malpractice insurance. Some of the cases were settled for undisclosed amounts but the settlements were not paid and the Plaintiffs were forced to file motions to enforce the settlement agreements.

One big wrongful death case was litigated before a Magistrate Judge who found Schwartz and his wife liable for ten million dollars, which was never paid. The Plaintiff in that case has been filing motions to obtain financial information from Schwartz to see if there is any money to attach. Schwartz’ house is worth two million dollars, but the house was put up for collateral to the Feds to assure that Schwartz won’t skip town. Schwartz has a $7.6 million judgment entered against him in a civil case filed by Twin Med, LLC, which is owned by Steve Rechnitz. Schwartz defaulted on a medical supply contract. An $8.4 million judgment was just entered against Schwartz in the wrongful death case of Freddie Miles, who died in 2017 at one of the Schwartz nursing homes in Arkansas.

Magistrate Jerome Kearney made the following findings in his decision against the Schwartz family in the wrongful death case of Lois Rack: “Lois Marie Rack was a daughter and a baby sister. In a family photo presented at trial, she stands between two of her brothers and she and her mother are wearing matching yellow dresses. Collectively they are the Rack Family, known for singing gospel songs. Lois Marie Rack was admitted into Defendants’ nursing home in stable condition. Ms. Rack was 52 years old at the time of her admission. She entered the Facility anticipating a short stint of rehabilitation with the expectation of going home to care for her Mother and be with her family. Unfortunately, corporate greed and conscious indifference by the Defendants combined to ensure that Lois never returned home. In little more than 9 weeks Lois had developed sacral / buttock ulcers so deep you could see the bones; her wound bandages were not adequately changed leading to gangrene infections in both of her legs which would have required double amputation; her tracheostomy port became so infected that a foul odor emanated from her mouth. Lois died of sepsis and acute renal failure. The Rack family lost a daughter, a baby sister and a singer from the Rack Singers – a traveling gospel singing group. The care, or lack thereof, that Ms. Rack received at the Facility was incredibly egregious, horrendously neglectful, pitiful and sad. Rack should have only spent three weeks at the Facility before being released to her home. The company’s Chief Financial Officer, Brandon Augustyniak, said that he would never put his own mother in a Skyline nursing home. Mr. Schwartz was in charge of everything at the Facility during Ms. Rack’s residency. Mr. Schwartz and Ms. Schwartz made millions by siphoning funds from the nursing homes. Below are examples of how much money Defendants siphoned out of this Facility in one year while this facility was reporting a net loss of over two million dollars:

• Rosie Schwartz’s entity, 8701 Riley Avenue Holdings, LLC, received
$491,229 from the Facility.
• Joseph Schwartz’s management company, Skyline Management Group, made
$409,858;20
• Joseph Schwartz’s billing company, Skyline Central Billing and Hilltop Health Care,
LLC, made $409,858;21
• Joseph Schwartz’s Home Office, Skyline Management Group, reported a revenue of
$2,855,635;22
• Joseph Schwartz’s Home Office, Skyline Management Group, spent
$225,316 on “travel and entertainment”;

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There are numerous other similar wrongful death “negligence” claims filed against Schwartz. Movie star and Trump impersonator Alec Baldwin and his assistant were charged with involuntary “unintentional” manslaughter in the death of a film crew member after Alec fired thinking his gun was unloaded. Why hasn’t Joseph Schwartz been charged with involuntary manslaughter for the numerous deaths that occurred at his nursing homes? Plenty of former employees will attest that Schwartz was aware of the deplorable conditions at his nursing homes, which only became horrific during COVID. Schwartz’ financial records will reveal he siphoned millions of dollars off the companies while patients dropped like flies. Alec Baldwin has a defense that he honestly believed that his gun was not loaded. What kind of defense would Schwartz have to a charge of manslaughter? Schwartz was fully aware that his patients died because of the horrific conditions at his nursing homes.

Why were Schwartz and his son allowed to operate these death camps for years without any governmental oversight? Its a sick world, getting sicker by the minute… MOSHIACH NOW!

If you strongly feel that Schwartz should be prosecuted for manslaughter, or some other violent crime, after reading the materials on this blog, please contact the law enforcement authorities listed below, who already are handling cases against Schwartz, and tell them what you think. Don’t hold back. You can also cut and paste the link to this blog and send to them so they can read the court materials themselves. If they need help prosecuting this mamzar Larry Noodles may be able to lend assistance as long as he gets to be deputized as a Federal agent. It would be really cool to have a Federal agent badge in my wallet. The Government needs to bring serious charges in order to deter others from earning blood money, Medicare and Medicaid money, off patients in their nursing homes. Any criminal prosecution of this mamzar would be a slam dunk, numerous witnesses will line up to testify against him and he won’t go near the witness stand with a ten foot pole.

Department of Justice email: VINCENT.OMALLEY2@USDOJ.GOV

Little Rock Police Department email: asklrpd@littlerock.gov

Nebraska police report website: https://police.cityofomaha.org/contact-us


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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, it’s not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!

- Larry Noodles
Jon Braun Strangles Otisville Satmar Gabbai Elozer Porges

In 2011 Mr. Braun admitted to importing 10,000 kilograms of marijuana from Canada to the United States from November 2007 to May 2010. Braun moved about $6 million a week, and laundered about $14 million dollars in cash a week. Probation recommended 27 years of incarceration. Braun only got ten years in Otisville due to his cooperation against other drug dealers, including members of the Hell’s Angels. Braun would have got a lot less time had victims of his merchant cash advance business, which he operated while he was on home confinement, not come forward at his sentencing and complain about his strong arm collection tactics. The New York Attorney General sued to shut down Braun’s money lending business. That case is still pending. If you are looking to borrow money avoid these Braun affiliated individuals and entities at all costs: Richmond Capital, Ram Capital Funding and Viceroy Capital Funding, RCG Advances LLC, RAM Capital, Viceroy Capital Funding, Viceroy Capital LLC, Robert Giardina, RAM Capital Funding, Tzvi Reich, also known as Steve Reich, and Michelle Gregg.

After spending a little over a year in Otisville, drug dealer and loan shark Jon Braun got a last minute commutation from President Trump just before Trump left office. It has been rumored that Braun paid Trump a million dollars to get sprung from the Big House. It has also been rumored that Braun’s wife mentioned the payoff on the Otisville wives’ chat group. The wives of the inmates usually become friends after meeting in the visitors room and start their own chat group to share information about the camp, or to arrange rides to the camp. I haven’t been able to confirm any of the above information.

There are a number of investigative reporters from major publications who reached out to me over the last two years and asked me whether I have any information about Braun paying Trump to get released. I keep telling these reporters that nobody would ever admit to such a thing. Nobody would risk getting on the radar of 50 million Trump supporters. Would Trump and Braun be stupid enough to let others witness their alleged crime?

It has also been rumored that Braun’s wife cheated on Braun while Braun was locked up in Otisville. She allegedly committed her infidelity with a former Otisville inmate who was running the shul, a guy named Greenberg. It has also been alleged that another inmate named Yitz Grossman, who sued the BOP, had a picture of them together. Yitz calls himself “the Oisvorfer Ruv” and has a really cool Jewish themed website. I haven’t been able to verify this salacious bit of gossip about Greenberg, but I did hear from former inmates that Braun used to brag that his wife’s family was worth $500 million and that he purposefully got her pregnant while they were dating in order to get in on the family money, while she was an innocent Bais Yaacov girl.

Guys also told me that Braun, despite his dangerous reputation, did not scare anyone at Otisville. Braun was a scrawny guy who had a bad temper. At one point Braun lost his temper and put a guy named Elozer Porges, the Satmar inmate gabbai at the time, in a headlock. The Satmar was not injured in any way or fight back, as Braun would never pick a fight with a guy who would actually fight back. Apparently the gabbai told Braun to help with the morning minyan and not to wear shorts to shul. Braun’s daily routine was to sleep all morning and wake up for mincha / maariv. Braun told the guys that he couldn’t get up in the morning until he had his BM, and it “takes a long time for the turtle to come out.”

Braun paid other guys to do his prison job and paid guys to clean his cube and do his laundry. Braun had a fan who hung around him all the time, an inmate with a gambling addiction on his second tour of Otisville from Teaneck, whose name was Butthead. The guys referred to Braun as “Beevis” and his sidekick “Butthead.” Beavis and Butthead spent most of their days in bed. They paid other guys to do their work assignments. The guards didn’t care who was doing the work. Some inmates told me that they suspected that the guards got a cut of the money.

I heard that the Jewish population was greatly reduced over the last few years at the Otisville camp. When I was in Otisville in 2014 – 2015, there were a total of about 118 campers, most of whom were either secular Jews, Chassidish Jews, Litvish Jews, Israelis, Russian Jews or Ukrainian Jews. Today there are only 62 campers, and less than a third are Jewish. I heard there are many Jewish inmates being sent to Danbury.

I also heard that a number of officers in charge of Otisville became very hostile towards the Jewish inmates since I left. When I was locked up the camp administrator was a guy named Scalba, whom the other officers derogatorily referred to as Scalbowitz, because Scalba was a decent guy and treated the Jewish inmates with some degree of respect, unlike most officers who treated inmates with disdain and contempt. But Scalba was investigated for taking bribes from the Jewish inmates and was transferred into a basement office in the medium prison. A guy named Entzel took over Scalba’s job and cracked down on the Jews. I was still there when Entzel and his cohorts made inspections of the camp before Scalba got transferred to the medium. Everyone feared Entzel’s inspections. It was as if the gestapo was coming to town. Scalba sometimes warned the inmates that Entzel was on his way to the camp from the medium. Eventually Entzel was transferred out of Otisville due to a pervert incident that happened at the mikvah, but I don’t know the details. Jewish inmates get taken to a mikveh in Middletown before major holidays.

An male officer named DeLeo and a female officer named Gulliver took over after Entzel left and made life even more miserable for the Jews. A decent officer named Morales, who is a devout Christian who writes inspirational books, was supposed to take over but was out maneuvered by DeLeo and Gulliver. BOP politics. Sometimes you need a bit of ruthlessness to rise to the top of an organization. I heard that when DeLeo and Gulliver took over DeLeo ripped through Braun’s cubicle he threw Braun’s tefillin and tallis on the floor and ripped a page of his siddur.

A former Jewish inmate named Negron filed a Federal lawsuit against Entzel and Gulliver for religious discrimination. Negron filed complaints against Entzel for confiscating his prescription glasses, which were returned to him after he complained to the Warden. He filed other complaints alleging religious discrimination. Gulliver eventually had him yanked out of his bed in the middle of the night and transferred to MDC in Brooklyn. Negron then filed a Federal lawsuit alleging religious discrimination which was eventually dismissed because he didn’t file the correct type of lawsuit. He should have filed a habeas corpus petition. He filed on his own pro se and didn’t have a lawyer. In his lawsuit Negron claimed that Scalba told him, “Entzel and Gulliver have it in for you.” Negron alleged that Entzel and Gulliver hurled racist epithets at him saying that Orthodox Jews were White and he wasn’t white so he couldn’t be a Jew. Two other Jewish inmates, Torim and Grossman, also sued Entzel and the BOP in Federal court alleging they were forced to take urinalysis and breathalyzers during the Succos holiday when the prison Chaplain, Rabbi Richter issued a memo prohibiting such tests during the holidays.

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Other notable Trump commutations and pardons:

66 year old Sholam Weiss was less than 20 years into his 835 year prison sentence when he got a pardon from President Trump. Six weeks after getting released Weiss suffered a stroke at his home in Monsey. Weiss got the longest sentence for white collar criminals in the history of the Republic, 600 years longer than Bernie Madoff. Sholam and a few other guys scammed National Heritage Life Insurance Company, based out of Florida, out of $450 million. Sholam lived on the lam for a year in Europe with his stripper girlfriend hiding from the Feds before he was caught. Sholam invested some of his ill begotten gains in Scores strip club in Manhattan. Sholam was partners at Scores with John Gotti Jr. and other mobsters. The party ended when the Feds raided the club and wired up a few guys who were connected to Sholam’s insurance company. The Feds in New York used these informants to bust the mob for extortion. The Feds in Florida used these same informants to bust Weiss and his associates for the massive fraud they committed at National Heritage Life Insurance Company. Weiss was locked up in the Otisville medium with kosher slaughterhouse king Sholom Rubashkin, who got a commutation of his 27 year sentence from President Trump.

Shalom Weiss upon his release from Otisville Medium

Otisville inmate Helle Nahmad was granted a post prison pardon. Helle did about 6 months in the Otisville camp for his role in a high end illegal sports betting ring, which also included Molly Bloom, who was behind the movie “Molly’s Game.” The Nahmad family is worth billions of dollars and owns the largest collection of Picasso paintings in the world. Helle owns an entire floor at the Trump Towers. Helle’s co-conspirators, who were mostly Ukrainian Jewish gangsters, operated an illegal gambling operation out of the Trump Towers, but not out of Helle’s apartment. I was locked up with Helle. Helle said he once shtupped Ivanka, but who knows if it is true, guys say a lot of things in the clink. Helle also said that his Federal prosecutor, and the prosecutor’s girlfriend, stopped by Helle’s art gallery after he pleaded guilty and tried to befriend Helle. I don’t believe Helle made up this story. Helle also said he paid a million bucks in attorneys fees to Ben Brafman, and offered a million dollar bonus if he kept him out of jail. Helle said Brafman told him that it was unethical for him to accept such a bonus. Helle was a decent guy. Helle shared stories about his life on the party scene with the rich and famous. A 400 pound redneck inmate named Travers was a big fan of Helle’s. Travers was a decent guy. Helle told Travers that he was going to meet up with him at his redneck bar after he got out with some hot girls. Helle is good friends with Leonardo DiCaprio. He was also good friends with Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen. Everyone wanted to be Helle’s friend. Helle spent every night playing backgammon with a heavy set Italian guy from Maine, who was missing a few teeth, named Sonny. Sonny told everyone that Helle was going to set him up in the art business when he got out. Sonny failed to pay a big gambling debt he had with a Ukrainian Jewish inmate. Sonny was my bunkie at the time. The Ukrainians kept coming into our cube when Sonny was not around and messed with his stuff. Sonny almost had a heart attack and requested that he be shipped to a prison with a medical facility. I never saw Sonny again. I stopped by Helle’s art gallery once on the Upper East Side, near Central Park, it is amazing. Helle wasn’t around. He is usually jet setting across the world. I left my number. I still haven’t from him.

Helle Nahmad in the dark shades next to Leonardo DiCaprio

45 year old real estate fraudster Eliyahu Weinstein was locked up in Fort Dix and was scheduled to be released on December 25, 2033 when he got a commutation of his sentence. Eli operated a real estate investment scheme out of Lakewood, NJ, and scammed Jewish investors in Lakewood out of a half a billion dollars, if not close to a billion. Eli is celebrating his freedom in Lakewood.

Eliyahu Weinstein upon his release from Federal Prison

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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, it’s not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!

- Larry Noodles
Prince William Blamed For Nazi Uniform

King Charles has two sons, William and Harry. William is the oldest and successor to King Charles. If William dies before Charles then William’s sons would be in line for Kingship. William and his sons would all have to die at once, G-d forbid, for Harry to be crowned King. Harry was never royally relevant. Harry had take some action to get attention. Negative attention is better than no attention. Harry recently wrote a tell all book and did a Netflix series trashing his royal family.

Everyone on earth think that Harry is a royal pain in the tuchos. A crybaby. Except me. I believe Harry is a confused child trying to make sense of his life. Harry needs our love and support.

When Harry was 20 he wore a Nazi uniform to a London costume party, causing a royal embarrassment. Charles made Harry visit Auschwitz and watch ‘Schindler’s List’. Harry also spoke with the Chief Rabbi in London, and met with a Holocaust survivor in Germany.

According to Harry’s book, Harry was encouraged to to wear the Nazi uniform by his brother William and Kate Middleton. They laughed hysterically when he dressed up as a Nazi. Older brother prank? Or does William think that it is humorous to dress up as a Nazi? Why hasn’t William come forward and tell his side of the story, especially where he is accused of such a thing? According to the NY Times, the royal family wants to “showcase qualities like discretion, fortitude, an adherence to duty and tradition, and an aptitude for remaining publicly stoic.” Give me a break! Prince Andrew, Charles’ younger brother, also chose to remain silent when asked about his relationship with pedophile Jeffrey Epstein.

I see a parallel between Prince Harry’s life story and that of fellow Englishman Roger Waters, who based his 1979 Pink Floyd album “The Wall” on his personal life. Pink is a depressed rock star who has flashbacks of his father getting killed fighting in World War II. Harry still has flashbacks of the tragic death of his mother Princess Diana. After the death of his father, Pink built a wall around himself (“Another Brick in the Wall, Part 1“). Harry also built a wall around himself. Growing older, Pink is tormented at school by tyrannical, abusive teachers which become “bricks in the wall.” Harry also was tormented by a repressive royal family inside the walls of Buckingham Palace. Pink turns to drugs and hallucinates that that he is a Nazi dictator. (The Worms). Harry also used drugs and psychedelics. Tormented with guilt Pink places himself on trial for “showing feelings of an almost human nature” and his inner judge imposes his sentence: “Since you have revealed your deepest fear, I sentence you to be exposed before your peers. Tear down the wall!” Harry is the only member of the royal family who has shown feelings of an almost human nature. Harry was sentenced by his inner judge: “Since you have revealed your deepest fear, I sentence you to be exposed on the Oprah show.” Ok, it doesn’t rhyme, but I am not as talented as Roger Waters, and he was too busy to take my phone calls.

Harry has exposed his deepest fears to the entire world and has torn down his emotional wall. Harry is now on the road to recovery. Admitting you have a problem is the first step. The airing of his grievances will give him closure and distance from the royal family. Harry will now be able to tap into his inner, spiritual self, and grow as a human being. Before she died Queen Elizabeth ordered Harry to shave his red beard. William also told Harry to shave his beard. Harry will now be able to grow out his beard and look more hipster / Chassidish, maybe even start a punk rock band. Harry is free to be who he wants to be. The Royals will never be free. They will forever live and die in their self imposed prison. They will never experience true freedom, redemption, geulah, or Moshiach.

I experienced geulah on the day I was released from Otisville prison. At one point I thought I was going to die in Otisville prison. A kidney stone got stuck in me in the middle of the night. My insides were on fire. I could barely walk. I had no idea what was happening to me. I thought I was going to die. I said to myself, damn, I only have two months to go and I am going to die in a Federal correctional facility. The guards wouldn’t call an ambulance because I told them the pain was coming from my lower back. They told me to go back to bed. The incarcerated doctors came to my rescue and told me I would be ok and I needed to tell the guards that the pain was coming from my stomach. The guards told me to wait for the 4 AM count and then they would take me to the hospital in a pick up truck. It took a half an hour to get to the hospital. The pain started to subside. It was embarrassing to walk into a hospital dressed in a prison uniform escorted by a prison guard. But it was great to sit on a soft hospital bed and use a clean bathroom. After they took x-rays and gave me pain meds they sent me home. I begged the doctors to let me stay a few days. No such luck. The other inmates were surprised to see me return. I had walked in during morning Sabbath services in the prison chapel. I was high as kite on the pain killers. I was still alive, my prayers had been answered. Moshiach NOW!

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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, it’s not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!

- Larry Noodles
Blogger Files Motion To Get Names of SBF Sureties

On January 3, 2023 Federal Judge Lewis Kaplan released crypo king conman Sam Bankman Fried on a $250 million bond. Nobody posted any money. SBF’s parents pledged their house in California if SBK skipped town. Two other individuals signed off on the bond. The hearing was short. When SBK walked into the courthouse he told reporters “F*ck off!”

The attorneys representing SBF filed a lengthy legal brief arguing that Judge Kaplan should seal the names of the sureties. Judge Kaplan ruled that the names would be ordered sealed to the public. The ink wasn’t even dry on SBF’s motion to seal when muckraking reporter and blogger Matthew Russell Lee, pictured above, the founder of the Inner-City Press, and persona non grata at the United Nations, where he was recently physically removed after he received a document dump from a deep throat at the UN, filed a motion to release the names to the public. The elusive Matthew Russell Lee spent two years at Harvard before dropping out and moving to New York in the mid-1980s to work with homeless people. Lee, who lives in the Bronx, got a law degree from Fordham University, and covers criminal cases in the Southern District of New York. He used to be a correspondent for the United Nations before he got permanently banned because of the document dump. Matthew Russell Lee is a serious blogger who reported from the United Nations. The United Nations would never allow Larry Noodles on their property.

SBF is being represented by Attorneys Mark S. Cohen, a former US Attorney and partner at the prestigious New York City law firm of Cohen & Gresser and Attorney Christian Everdell also a former US Attorney, and partner at Cohen & Gresser. Both are seasoned trial attorneys with extensive backgrounds in white collar crime and cyber fraud. Everdell represented Jeffrey Epstein pedophile enabler Ghislaine Maxwell.

The lead attorney for the Justice Department is far more interesting than the defense attorneys. 36-year-old Danielle Renee Sassoon graduated Harvard Undergrad and Yale Law School. Sassoon spent a summer clerking for Justice Hanan Melcer of the Israel Supreme Court, clerked for US Supreme Court Justice Scalia and interned with Alan Dershowitz.  

Sassoon was voted one of the “15 Hottest Freshman” for the Class of 2008 by the Harvard Crimson newspaper. Shortly after law school Sassoon married fellow Harvard grad and investment banker Adam Jason Katz, which was officiated by the famous Modern Orthodox Rabbi Haskel Lookstein of the wealthy KJ shul and covered by the New York Times. Lookstein converted Ivanka Trump to the Tribe, unlike US Rep George Santos, who couldn’t make the cut, he has a fear of Rabbis with little knives. It’s much less painful for a woman to convert than for a man.

Sassoon may be related to the Sassoon jeans family. If you are woke you would refer to her as “White privilege.” If you are asleep, you would say she is part of the Rothchild cabal conspiracy that shoots laser beams from Mars to control the world. Danielle’s father Salomon Sassoon is a partner at a major corporate New York City law firm and her mother is a psychologist. Sassoon and Katz live in SoHo, the highest priced neighborhood in the City, if not the world. It’s a long walk to KJ from SoHo for Shabbos services. Ivanka Trump and Danielle Sassoon must have been in the Temple Sisterhood together at KJ before Ivanka ditched NYC for Florida.

To get a job at the US Attorney’s Office in the Southern District you need more than just White privilege. A Yale or Harvard law degree alone may be enough to get you a job with the Federal Department of Agriculture but it’s not enough to land a job with the US Attorney’s Office. You need to add extra bleach to your White privilege. It helps that you clerked for a Supreme Court Justice or a Federal Judge. Not every Yalie can land one of these coveted clerkships. That’s where Yale Law Professor Tiger mom Amy Chua comes to the rescue. Yale law grads told the media that Amy was the shadchan for Yale law students and Supreme Court Justices, and that Justice Kavanaugh preferred female students who looked like “models.” Amy Chua is married to fellow Yale law professor Jed Rubenfeld. Jed was almost kicked off the faculty because he was accused of sexual harassment of female students. Instead he got a two-year suspension.

US Attorney Danielle Sassoon, in the purple sweater, during her freshman days at Harvard University Ivanka Trump praying for the protection of the Jewish people from MAGA maniacs at the Western Wall, Jerusalem.

I expect the Harvard Crimson to take down the 2005 “15 Hottest Freshman” article as soon as this blog is published. I cut and pasted the Hottest Freshman article, posted below, in case the link gets the axe by the Justice Department. The 2005 article would be considered politically incorrect by today’s standards. Please proceed with caution before reading the article, especially if you haven’t taken your Xanax yet. The article mentions the Arthur Sackler Museum at Harvard, part of the notorious Sackler opioid family. Harvard hasn’t gotten around to renaming the museum. The Larry Noodles Museum at Harvard would sound far more prestigious.

THE HARVARD CRIMSON

“When Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences William C. Kirby stood on a podium in Tercentary Theater and looked at the Class of 2008 last September, he said he saw before him “our newest students.” He saw “new life for Harvard.” He saw “many of the most promising minds of your generation.” When FM looks at the class of 2008, we see “our newest comp class.” We see “new life for Harvard.” We see “bodies that we should probably immediately objectify into pieces of meat and, failing that, pieces of art.” In that spirit, we present the 15 freshmen whom our painstakingly scientific research indicates are the hottest members of their class. Because it was deemed infeasible to take them all to the butcher’s shop featured on our cover—something about “tasteless” and “really gross”—we took them to the Fogg and Arthur M. Sackler museums instead. There, it was pretty clear that humans don’t just make art. They are art. Just because we don’t tend to call Greco-Roman sculpture “hot” doesn’t mean we shouldn’t call freshmen “exquisitely crafted.” What does it mean to be hot? What does it mean to be one of the 15 hottest? We have absolutely no idea, except that these eight women and seven men look a lot more like beautiful sculptures than they do cow carcasses. Funny, the things you learn at the Fogg.

Danielle R. Sassoon

Dorm: Canaday

Hometown: New York, N. Y.

Relationship Status: Single

3 Words to Describe Yourself: Independent, Impatient, Sincere

Your Hottest Trait: My eyebrows

Article of Clothing You Can’t Live Without: My Hardtail yoga pants and Havaiana flip-flops

Ideal Significant Other: Pierce Brosnan in Thomas Crown Affair

Claim to Harvard Fame: Got Larry Summers to dance at Freshmen Study Break

Most Embarrassing Harvard Moment: Life here is full of awkward moments so it’s hard to choose…

Favorite Work of Art: Daphne and Apollo, Gian Lorenzo Bernini”

I looked up a few of the other 15 Hottest Harvard freshman and here were a few others who made the cut: Cuban born economist Natalia Rigol, Turkish born author Rina Onur, New Yorker environmental consultant Jessica R. Zofnass, and China born dermatologist Kristina J. Liu are pictured below.

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- Larry Noodles
Caroline Ellison Sought to Seal Plea Hearing

The former girlfriend of Sam Bankman Fried, the biggest fraudster in American history, even bigger than Bernie Madoff, is Caroline Ellison. Sammy makes Bernie look like small potato latkes. Caroline turned on her former boyfriend and quickly agreed to a plea agreement with the Feds to cooperate against Sammy. Caroline’s cooperation agreement will save her many years behind bars in Danbury Federal prison.

Caroline’s plea hearing occurred in the Southern District of New York courtroom of 54-year-old Federal Judge Ronnie Abrams, a Judge with a sterling reputation and background, a Yale law graduate, and former US attorney who hails from a very prominent Upper East Side family. Her father Floyd is an expert in constitutional law and regularly argues before the US Supreme Court. Her brother Dan is a legal commentator, tv host and author. Judge Ronnie Abrams is married to Greg Donald Andres, a former partner at Davis Polk, a major NY law firm. After the plea hearing Ronnie recused herself from the case because she realized that her husband’s firm had represented SBF’s firm in 2021. Ronnie also had to recuse herself from a number of lawsuits filed against Donald Trump because her husband had worked under Special Counsel Mueller, who investigated Trump. The Ellison case was reassigned to 78-year-old senior Judge Lewis Kaplan, who has been on the bench since 2011, and was born in the humble borough of Staten Island, the residence of choice for many mobsters. Kaplan presided over one of the trials of John Gotti.

Caroline’s attorney tried to get Judge Abrams to keep the public out of the courtroom during her plea hearing in order to “protect her safety while she cooperates with the government”…. “the magnitude of billions of losses raises concerns about retribution and vigilantism against those responsible”… “The vitriol spewed towards Ms. Ellison online only intensifies that concern.” Caroline’s lawyers indicated at the hearing that Caroline once took her facemask off in public in a Manhattan coffee shop and was immediately recognized and photographed and posted on Twitter, where people online called for a citizen’s arrest. Her lawyers argued that her parents have been hounded by the press at their home in Newton, Massachusetts and she can’t stay at her sisters anymore because the press has camped out at her sister’s Manhattan apartment. Her lawyers stated that Ms. Ellison is forced to take many precautionary measures to avoid getting followed home by the press. Her whereabouts are currently unknown. Her lawyers told Judge Abrams that Ms. Ellison has been forced to hire Carrie Mathison to help her avoid detection. Ms. Ellison is lucky Carrie has free time on her hands after they cancelled Homeland.

Are Ms. Ellison’s attorneys trying to argue that Ms. Ellison’s courtroom should be closed off to the public because the Federal government cannot protect her in the courtroom? Does she think that one of her Twitter trolls is going to make a citizen’s arrest inside the courtroom? I don’t understand the logic. Neither did Judge Abrams. Great minds think alike. Judge Abrams denied her request on First Amendment grounds. The public has a First Amendment right to view her plea agreement proceedings. Ms. Ellison is getting a great deal, she won’t do much jail time, if any, for her involvement in the crime of the century. Getting hassled by the press is a small price to pay. Moshiach Now!

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- Larry Noodles
Zilberberg & Fried Bank Fraud Trial Set for Jan. 2023

Just before the Park Avenue Bank went under about ten years ago, a director of the Bank, ie., Mendel Zilberberg, of Monsey, NY, conspired with his buddy Aron Fried, of Toms River, NJ, to use straw borrowers to apply for millions of dollars in fraudulent loans. Park Avenue Bank lent the straw borrowers over a million in loans, one straw borrower was Zilberberg’s unwitting niece, who got over a hundred thousand dollars, which she gave to Zilberberg. Another borrower was Fried’s uncle, who got hundreds of thousands of dollars in loans that were never paid back. The Park Avenue Bank went into bankruptcy and the loans were never paid off. The FDIC investigated the loans and eventually criminal charges were brought against Zilberberg and Fried.

The Zilberberg / Fried criminal trial is expected to start next month. One of the straw borrowers, whose name has not been disclosed by the Government, is expected to appear and testify that he split the loan proceeds with Zilberberg and Fried three ways, and that Fried recruited him by telling him that he had a “friend” in the bank who will get the loan approved. The confidential informant was not charged with any crime.

Zilberberg and Fried pleaded not guilty and are expected to go to trial in Federal Court in Lower Manhattan at the end of next month. Zilberberg, who was also an attorney, was accused of fraud with regard to the drafting of the Last Will and Testament of Meir Silberstein, who passed away in 2015 at the age of 103. Yacov and David Silberstein, the nephews who cared for Silberstein, claim that Mendel Zilberberg, Esq. committed “fraud, duress, mistake and misrepresentation” of their late Uncle Meir’s Last Will and Testament who originally had bequeathed his estate to his two nephews and five charities. 

Zilberberg is getting sued in three cases involving claims of fraud related to his actions as an attorney trustee / escrow agent. These cases were brought recently but relate to acts Zilberberg engaged in almost a decade ago before he lost his law license. Zilberberg is getting sued along with Bernard and Gitty Niederman on a million dollar Liberty Pointe bank loan that Zilberberg guaranteed title without listing outstanding liens on the title. Zilberberg is getting sued on a title policy on a loan involving the infamous Harold Tischler, of Boro Park, in which claims were made of undue influence in the transfer of a deed from Esther Tishler to Harold Tishler in which Harold’s sister was the guardian for Esther. Zilberberg is also getting sued in his role as an escrow agent in which a million dollars is unaccounted for.

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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, it’s not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!

- Larry Noodles
Schottenstein No Longer Cooperating With Feds

David Schottenstein, sporting the MAGA cape while he prays to the Almighty at the infamous Shul of Bal Harbour, is one of many members of the large Schottenstein fashion retail dynasty. Billionaire Jay Schottenstein, today’s patriarch, controls most of the money, leaving some family members in the lurch, which resulted in numerous lawsuits between family members over the last twenty years.

David Schottenstein obtained inside information on mergers and acquisitions from his second cousin Joseph Schottenstein, who is the son of billionaire Jay Schottenstein. In 2019 Joseph was accused of rampant gambling, doing drugs with prostitutes, harassing his therapist and suffering from a narcissistic personality disorder, borderline personality disorder and antisocial traits.

David shared the insider information he obtained from his cousin Joseph with his good friend Ryan Shapiro. He employed hedge fund macher Kris Bortnovsky to process the insider trades. On February 20, 2018, after the Wall Street Journal reported that the Albertsons planned to acquired Rite Aid, which Schottenstein already knew, Shapiro messaged Schottenstein: “Did you see the beautiful headline in the Wall Street Journal.” On that same day Schottenstein and Shapiro sold tens of thousands of Rite Aid shares, earning millions overnight.

Billionaire Jay Schottenstein, pictured above, invited LA Lakers basketball star LeBron James to the recent wedding of Jay’s son Jeffrey. Schottenstein also invited the disreputable Rabbi Pinto, who did a year in prison in Israel for bribery, to the wedding. LeBron, Schottenstein and Rabbi Pinto are besties. It’s not clear whether David Schottenstein was invited to the wedding, as David had already been indicted and was an embarrassment to the Schottenstein family.

Schottenstein and Bortnovsky both live in Bal Harbour, Florida, a very expensive enclave north of Miami Beach. Shapiro lives in a ten-million-dollar home in Bay Harbor Islands, an exclusive island a short walk over a bridge from Bal Harbour. Next to Bay Harbor Islands is Indian Creek Island, an even more exclusive private island where Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump just purchased a twenty-four-million-dollar home. Schottenstein, Bortnovsky and Shapiro all pray together at the Shul, of Bal Harbour. Schottenstein and Shapiro are on the Board of Trustees. The Shul was started by Rabbi Lipskar, who also started the Aleph Institute, a prisoner’s advocacy organization for Jewish inmates. Another prominent member of the Shul is Murray Huberfeld, who got six months of jail time after pleading guilty to bribing former NYC Corrections Officer President Norman Seabrook sixty thousand dollars.

Shortly after the Feds indicted Schottenstein, Shapiro and Bortnovsky, Mr. Schottenstein pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against his friend Shapiro and testify against Bortnovsky in exchange for a get out of jail free card. Shapiro and Bortnovsky both pleaded not guilty and waited for their trial date. Schottenstein’s sentencing kept getting pushed off. The Feds would not allow Schottenstein to get sentenced until after Shapiro and Bortnovsky are either convicted by a jury or plead guilty.

Schottenstein just filed a motion to expedite his sentencing for March of 2023 on the following grounds: “Defendant has recently withdrawn from his cooperation agreement due to advice from Defendant’s psychologists who have told Defendant that cooperation against Mr. Shapiro, a friend and community member, would significantly exacerbate Defendant’s existing mental health issues. This is not a decision Defendant undertook lightly, specifically, as described in previous motions to this Court as well as at Defendant’s February 1st plea hearing, Defendant has had serious life-long mental health issues, including acute anxiety stemming from childhood trauma. These serious mental health issues have been present since the start of cooperation and have prevented Defendant from cooperating against Mr. Shapiro. Accordingly, Defendant has informed the government that he can no longer be a cooperating witness.” Schottenstein’s motion was granted by Federal Judge Douglas Woodlock, and his new sentencing date is March 20, 2023.

Its not clear what type of serious mental health issues Schottenstein is suffering. I think most people on this planet suffer from some type of anxiety stemming from childhood trauma. If Schottenstein doesn’t cooperate he will end up doing a couple of years in the Federal clink. Shapiro will also end up doing a couple of years, regardless of whether Schottenstein cooperates or not. The Feds have plenty of incriminating text messages to convict these guys. Its not clear whether Schottenstein is going to cooperate against Bortnovsky. Time will tell. The wheels of justice turn very slowly.

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- Larry Noodles
Boro Park Rabbis Indicted for $2M PPP Loan Fraud

Rabbis Moshe Rosenfeld and Zvi Aron Zigelman were recently busted by the Justice Department for running an elaborate PPP loan scam in which they set up non-profits, such as Sar Shalom, as conduits for their fraud. Their family members Sara Zigelman, Frady Zigelman, Rachel Zigelman, Gitel Zigelman, and Israel Zigelman were the purported business owners of some of the non-profits, yet were not listed on any of the corporate paperwork filed with the State of New York. Sara, Frady, Rachel, Gitel and Israel were not indicted. Someone has to stay home and watch the kids when Moshe and Zvi go to Otisville prison.

Rosenfeld and Zigelman filed numerous applications with the SBA in order to obtain PPP loans with fraudulent documents. Most of their loan applications were denied. But they managed to trick the banks into giving them two million dollars by falsely claiming that they had thirty employees, and submitting false IRS documents, false payroll documents and false bank statements. They claimed they had 39 employees who grossed over 3 million a year in salaries.

They each posted a $250K unsecured bond that was guaranteed by two individuals with the finances to pay the bond should they skip town. They were also ordered to surrender their Israeli passports. They can’t travel outside of New York or New Jersey. Solomon Porges and Mayer Meisner guaranteed Zigelman’s bond. Zigelman and Rosenfeld are not allowed to contact each other.

Rosenfeld qualified for a free public defender. Zigelman hired the high-priced Park Avenue Harvard Law grad Henry Mazurek, a partner at Meister Seelig & Fein. Mazurek has no relation to Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist for The Doors. Mazurek’s profile on his law firm stated the following: “Recently, Henry obtained a jury trial acquittal in federal district court in New Jersey on behalf of a client charged with multiple federal kidnappings in a ground-breaking litigation involving the prosecution of orthodox Jewish rabbis and their supporters related to the carrying out of religious court edicts.” Mazurek didn’t mention on his website that his “recent” case was in 2015 with the acquittal of David Epstein, the son of New Jersey Rabbi Mendel Epstein, who was convicted of kidnapping husbands and forcing them, through the use of torture and cattle prods, to divorce their wives in Jewish court. After the verdict the news reported, “David Epstein’s attorney, Henry Mazurek, called the verdict bittersweet because of the acquittal of his client but the conviction of the elder Epstein. ‘I’m thankful the jury system worked as it should in finding David Epstein not guilty because no man should be convicted because of his last name alone,’ Mazurek said.

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- Larry Noodles

The recently indicted 62 year old Greenwich CT resident Marc Schessel is the former CEO of SCWorx, Inc., headquartered in New Jersey. Schessel spent “ten years in the United States Marine Corps—where he was awarded the Naval Achievement medal along with the Naval Commendation medal for creating the first automated supply and logistics software which was ultimately put in service at corporations like Sears and IBM,” as stated by Schessel’s attorney in a class action shareholder suit against Schessel and SC Worx. According to the Plaintiff’s attorney in said case, Schessel “has a checkered past, including pleading guilty to felony tax evasion charges, is a convicted rapist and ran another business accused of defrauding its investors and customers.”

According to the Justice Department, Schessel inflated the stock price of SCWorx by almost 500% after he allegedly issued false press releases stating that SCWorx entered into a $676 million contract with a Chinese company to supply 2 million rapid COVID tests per week. A few days after the press release it was reported in the financial media that the supplier of the COVID tests was bogus and could not deliver the tests. The stock of SCWorx tanked. Trading in SCWorx had to be suspended. Schessel issued a retraction of the news report.

In the typical pump and dump scheme the Wall Street criminal pumps up the price of a company’s stock with false news reports and cashes in when the stock peaks by selling his shares. Eventually the stock crashes after the market figures out that the news reports were bogus. In Schessel’s scheme Schessel didn’t cash in when the price of SCWorx peaked, but investors in SCWorx stock collectively lost $116 million when it crashed. Schessel’s main defense in the shareholder derivative suit was that he made no money by pumping up the price of the stock.

Schessel was released on a $150K unsecured bond and ordered not to contact any individuals at SCWorx who could possibly be called as witnesses in the Government’s case. As a condition of his release Schessel was ordered that he could not be an officer or director of any publicly traded company. Schessel had to step down as CEO of SCWorx. Yet the Government allowed Schessel to be hired as a highly paid consultant for SCWorx by the new CEO Tim Hannibal. Schessel filed a motion to modify the conditions of his bond to allow him to speak with a number of other former officers and attorneys of SCWorx. Schessel’s attorneys argued: “The condition requested by the Government is currently preventing Mr. Schessel from associating with his colleagues and business associates in any meaningful way, jeopardizing the viability of a publicly traded company and the jobs of its 30 employees, and denying Mr. Schessel the means to earn a living as he awaits the opportunity to exonerate himself.” The Justice Department objected to Schessel’s motion: “unlike other fraud cases in which defendants are precluded from operating in the same industry as the alleged fraud, the no contact provision in this case is quite permissive. It allows the defendant to continue working with SCWorx, the vehicle he used to perpetrate the alleged $116 million fraud scheme. The defendant’s no contact condition merely ensures that he cannot tamper with potential Government witnesses. It should continue to apply in this case.” Schessel’s motion was denied by Judge Esther Salas of New Jersey Federal Court.

Schessel is presumed innocent until proven guilty by a jury of his peers. This case has many paradoxes. Why did Schessel pump up the stock when he had nothing to gain? Why is the Government allowing Schessel to continue to work as a consultant at the very company he nearly ran into the ground, as alleged by the Government? Why can I not find one picture of Marc Schessel on the internet? Inquiring minds want to know!

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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, its not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!

- Larry Noodles
Daniel Spektor Indicted For Selling FBI Badges

Up until a few months ago you could have gone on Ebay and purchased Federal and State law enforcement credentials sold by Daniel Spektor, of Brooklyn, NY. Spektor was just indicted along with his co-conspirator Eduard Zabolotnyy, for selling Federal and State law enforcement badges, insignias, and identification cards. Spektor told potential customers that placing these materials on your dashboard will allow you to avoid getting a speeding ticket, avoid New York City parking tickets and avoid getting busted for narcotics if you are pulled over by a State cop.

For $900 you could have purchased credentials showing that you are a member of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association. For $800 you could have purchased credentials showing that you are a member of the New York State Association of Chiefs Of Police. A New Jersey Chief of Police or a New York State trooper credential card costs $500. An FBI badge would set you back $5,000.00. All purchases had to be made with Bitcoin and the credentials would either be mailed to you or picked up in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

Spektor included testimonials on his Instagram account: Brent: “I’m Upstate and break a red light in front of a cop doing 90 in a 40, cop walks up sees the FOP on the windshield sees the cards, hands me back my stuff says have a nice day and drive safe. Bro!” Spektor falsely told potential customers that he worked for the Department of Defense, and his dad was an FBI agent and he was fully authorized to sell law enforcement credentials.

Eventually the Feds caught up with Spektor. The Feds had the New York State Police pull Spektor over for speeding in Staten Island. Spektor presented the State trooper with an FBI special agent family member badge, see picture above. Spektor told the trooper that his uncle was an FBI agent. Spektor was busted and released on a $300K bond, which was guaranteed by his parents Igor and Jana Spektor.

Spektor purchased his badges from Eduard Zabolotnyy and resold them on Ebay and Instagram. Eduard had his own Ebay and Instagram account where he sold his badges and insignia. Spektor and Eduard made about $100K from the scheme, which lasted a couple of years. Eduard was released on a $100K bond and was given permission to drive a cab in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

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If you are contemplating committing a Federal crime, STOP, take a time out, think about what you are about to do, its not worth it! I should know, I spent 18 long months in Otisville prison, after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud as a closing attorney. The time spent in prison is only half the punishment, waiting for years to be sentenced and incarcerated takes a huge toll on your mental health, not to mention the repercussions after you get out of prison, the problems you will face finding employment and complying with the conditions of Probation. You will never appreciate your freedom until it is taken away from you. God Bless America!