Bernard Kerik gets 4 years in prison

Former New York City police commissioner Bernard Kerik

February 18, 2010 11:23:43 AM PST
Former New York City police Commissioner Bernard Kerik, who was hailed as a hero alongside former Mayor Rudy Giuliani after the Sept. 11 terror attacks and nearly became chief of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, was sentenced to four years behind bars Thursday for eight felonies.