'Pure Evil': Nanny Convicted Of Killing UWS Children Sentenced To Life In Prison
The parents of the murdered children gave emotional statements at the sentencing.
Updated: May 15, 2018 12:24 PM
UWS Nanny Apologizes For Killing Children, Blames Parents For Treatment
"Oh my God, I’m sorry. I’m sorry for what I’ve done. Relieve me of my misery," she reportedly said.
Updated: Nov 16, 2014 1:20 PM
New Baby Born To Parents Of Children Allegedly Slain By Nanny
The baby boy joins big sister Nessie.
Updated: Oct 12, 2013 1:22 PM
UWS Nanny Says "Someone Else" Murdered Children
The nanny charged with murdering two young children on the Upper West Side said she didn't do it.
Updated: Jun 13, 2013 2:48 PM
Parents Whose Nanny Killed Two Of Their Children Are Expecting A Baby
They said, "We are filled with many emotions as we look to the future, but the most important one is hope."
Updated: May 16, 2013 7:18 PM
Nanny Accused Of Killing 2 Kids Found Mentally Fit To Stand Trial
"Both psychiatrists find the defendant can in a meaningful way assist in her own defense and have found her fit to proceed to trial."
Updated: Apr 5, 2013 3:32 PM
Accused Killer Nanny Pleads "Not Guilty" To Stabbing Two Children
Ortega didn't speak during the 10 minute proceeding, but her hand was trembling. "My client is profoundly mentally impaired and in need of medical attention," said her public assistance lawyer, Valerie Van Leer-Greenberg.
Updated: Nov 28, 2012 1:51 PM
Super's 10-Yr-Old Son Allegedly Witnessed Nanny Trying To Commit Suicide
When the super and his 10-year-old son got there, they allegedly witnessed Ortega attempting to slit her throat after having fatally stabbed the two children.
Updated: Nov 10, 2012 3:35 PM
Accused Killer Nanny Had "Epic" Fight With Employer
Besides being upset over pay, the suspect apparently didn't like the way her employer spoke to a housekeeper.
Updated: Nov 9, 2012 4:11 PM
Nanny Accused Of Killing Children Reportedly Frustrated Over Wages
The nanny may have been upset over pay as well as how the parents "were always telling her what to do."
Updated: Nov 5, 2012 6:27 PM
Nanny Charged With Murder In Killings Of Two Children
The motive is unclear, but the Post has suggested there was tension between the nanny and her employers.
Updated: Nov 3, 2012 11:54 PM
Alleged "Killer" Nanny "Always Was A Normal Person," Says Her Family
The suspect's son told his aunt, "Auntie, I know it couldn’t have been my mother. Those kids were like my brother and sister."
Updated: Oct 28, 2012 6:41 PM
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