Skip to comments.'RAPE' COPS ON TAPE
Posted on 03/03/2009 9:57:58 PM PST by neverdem
A uniformed cop accused of raping an East Village woman in her apartment tried to hide from a surveillance camera while using a key to enter her building, sources said yesterday.
But what he didn't appear to know was that there was a second camera catching his and his partner's every move before and after the alleged sexual assault, the sources said.
The NYPD's Internal Affairs Bureau is investigating a claim that the patrolman raped an intoxicated business executive after the cop and his partner responded to a cabdriver's 911 plea for help with his drunken passenger, the sources said.
Several sources identified the cops as Kenneth Moreno, a 17-year NYPD veteran who is married with two kids, and Franklin L. Mata, who has been on the force for three years.
The cops helped the disoriented woman to her fifth-floor apartment shortly after midnight on Dec. 7, and later returned to check on her condition, the sources said.
But when they came back a second time, Moreno allegedly raped the woman as his partner stood by, the sources said.
Moreno and Mata were caught on tape by a surveillance camera outside a bar called Heather's on East 13th Street, near the victim's apartment building.
The cops escorted the woman into the building at about 1 a.m. and stayed seven minutes before leaving, according to the bar's owner, Heather Millstone, who saw the tape.
They came back about 40 minutes later and stayed for 20 minutes, she said.
Then they came back 20 minutes later for a third time and stayed another 40 minutes, she added.
"When they leave the second time, one notices the camera, and they do their best to avoid the camera," Millstone said. "It's as plain as day. When they enter the building the third time...."
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not sure about the sex, but the heroin will get the veteran cop fired. not sure about the rookie.
Not sure if you need ESL, but your writing would get anyone fired. You sure write like rookie.
I thought veteran cops often kept a stash for their snitches?
Wow, talk about dirty cops...
I read over 100 NYC cops had Mob ties earlier this week...
I do look forward to seeing the FR members who defend LEO under every possible imaginable scenario spin this.
hopefully these 2 get life, or a number functionally equivalent. it is very unlikely this was their first time.
Here's where I found the link to the story.
If there is any justice remaining in the world, death for both of these soulless animals.
There is nothing that can excuse these men of this horrific crime even though I’m sure the Free Republic Jackboot Cheer Squad will be working hard to come up with something.
If the badge means anything, those who wear it must be held to a higher standard of conduct and punished accordingly when they betray the community they are sworn to protect.
“I read over 100 NYC cops had Mob ties earlier this week...
Another reason why LEO don’t wanr guns in private hands....their “bff’s” might get shot...
Throw these scum in gen pop on Rikers.
Given what these idiots will do on tape, how can we have any confidence about what they do off tape and what has been going on for years and years.
Excuse Me? “a 17-year NYPD veteran who is married with two kids” ???
Did he become police when he was 10 or something? And with “kids” plural?
You added an “old” that isn’t there.
“17 year”, not “17 year old”, he’s been a cop for 17 years.
Something for you to defend.
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