( 4UMF NEWS ) Cop Arrested For Rape:
Arthur Roldan, 28, was collared in Brooklyn around 8 p.m. and charged with rape, menacing and assault, cops said.
Roldan was off-duty when he allegedly attacked the woman in a parking lot on Father Capodanno Blvd. on Staten Island around 11 p.m. Tuesday, police sources said.
“My son is innocent,” the officer’s mother, Elizabeth Roldan, said when reached by phone early Thursday morning, but declined to comment further.
Roldan works in Brooklyn’s 78th Precinct in Park Slope and lives on Staten Island, the sources added. He joined the force on July 10, 2006, and had a salary of $56,609 in 2011, records show.
He has been suspended without pay, officials said. Police did not release the age of the victim, but a family member said his accuser was a woman he had dated.