NEW YORK -- Bernie Goetz said he thought he was going to be mugged by a man who turned out to be a plainclothes cop arresting him in a low-level drug sting -- the same explanation he used nearly three decades ago when he opened …
For anybody who knows New York City crime history, it's hard not to think of "subway vigilante" Bernhard Goetz when reading about neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman. Goetz shot four, unarmed black teens, paralyzing one of …
Like Flair Griggs, Bernie Goetz carried a gun illegally thirty years ago when he defended himself on a New York City subway train. Surrounded by four bonafide hoodlums who had sized him up as “easy bait,” according to one of the …
NEW YORK >> Bernie Goetz said he thought he was going to be mugged by a man who turned out to be a plainclothes cop arresting him in a low-level drug sting — the same explanation he used nearly three decades ago when he opened …
Bernhard Goetz, the “subway vigilante” who set off a national debate about crime and race after he shot four black men in New York in 1984, has been arrested on drug charges. Goetz, 65, was arrested about 6:30 p.m. Friday in New York …
BROOKLYN (PIX11) -- A 69-year-old man shot and killed a 32-year-old man inside the Borough Hall subway station in Brooklyn during the Tuesday ... deceased's friend -- are being questioned by police. Bernie Goetz, now known as the …
Police: Subway vigilante Bernie Goetz, who shot 4 in 1984 ... authorities said. He was arrested on charges of criminal sale of marijuana. Goetz wasn't being targeted specifically; he just happened to cross paths with the undercover officer …