Detectives Killed for Mob, Indictments Say By WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM Two retired New York City police detectives, onetime partners who had long been
March 10, 2005

Detectives Killed for Mob, Indictments Say

By WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM

Two retired New York City police detectives, onetime partners who had long been suspected of ties to organized crime, were charged by federal prosecutors yesterday with taking part in eight murders on behalf of the Mafia - most while one or both were still active members of the police force.

The charges, detailed in an indictment unsealed in Federal District Court in Brooklyn, were among the most startling allegations of police corruption in memory. read on

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