New York Assemblyman William Boyland (D-Brooklyn) has been found guilty of 21 counts of bribery, mail fraud and extortion.

Boyland was caught on tape asking for and accepting bribes from undercover FBI agents, who posed as local businessmen asking for favors.

Boyland's former chief of staff, Ry-Ann Hermon, previously pleaded guilty and testified against Boyland during the trial.


Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with access to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?