Corruption

New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin Arrested On Corruption Charges Related To Campaign Contributions

The state’s second-in-command and second Black lieutenant governor surrendered after a federal investigation.
04/12/2022

Grand Jury Investigates Former Kansas City Detective Who Allegedly ‘Exploited And Terrorized’ Black Residents

The ex-captain allegedly targeted Black people for decades.
10/17/2021

Former NC Mayor Sentenced for Corruption

Patrick Cannon will spend close to four years behind bars.
10/14/2014

Kwame Kilpatrick Files Appeal for a New Trial

Kilpatrick says his first trial was not fair.
09/07/2014

10-Year Sentence for Ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin

Nagin faces prison time for bribery, corruption charges.
07/09/2014

Sentencing Nears for Former New Orleans Mayor

Ex-New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin to learn fate on July 9.
07/07/2014

Disappointment in Charlotte as a Once Promising Mayor Plans Guilty Plea

Cannon was arrested after less than six months in office.
06/02/2014