NOW LIVE: Eyewitness News

Rony Moshe

(Daniel Castro, on trial in federal court for corruption.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

More Tearful But Defensive Testimony From Philadelphia Cop Charged With Extortion

Daniel Castro, the former Philadelphia police inspector charged with corruption, has completed his testimony in federal court, admitting to taking part in strongarm extortions — but only after a certain date, and then only reluctantly.

04/15/2011

castro daniel TV DL

Former Police Inspector Castro Breaks Down On Witness Stand, Admits Role In Extortion

In stunning and emotional testimony, former Philadelphia police Inspector Daniel Castro admits he took part in a series of strong armed extotion attempts, and later lied about it when confronted by the FBI.

04/14/2011

castro daniel TV DL

Lawyer For Philadelphia Police Inspector Charged With Corruption Presses Entrapment Defense

An FBI informant was undergoing cross-examination on Wednesday in the case of former Philadelphia police inspector Daniel Castro (left), charged with corruption.

04/13/2011

(Former Philadelphia police inspector Daniel Castro, now charged with corruption.  File photo)

Informant Says He Gave Cash To Philadelphia Police Inspector Charged With Corruption

Philadelphia police inspector Castro had lost $90,000 to a business associate, but informant Rony Moshe says Castro wanted to get $150,000 back for his trouble. And, says Moshe, they were using some muscle to get it.

04/12/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 33,989 other followers