New York Post/Denise Buffa

Corey Jefferson, a 25 year old ex-New York City cop, has been charged with sexually assaulting ateenage boy he met on the Internet. Jefferson, who was assigned to the Staten Island housingbureau, resigned from the force before his arrest October 8. He is accused of engaging in sexualacts with the 15 year old boy in the officer's car in Highbridge on September 26. Jefferson, whofaces up to four years in prison, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment and was ordered jailed on$1,000 bail. A grand jury indicted him yesterday on two counts of criminal sexual act andendangering the welfare of a child. He will be arraigned on those charges in December.

(New York)