News : Crime

Mother Accidentally Shoots, Kills Toddler

Tuesday  09:51,   24 april 2018

More than 150 children have been injured or killed in shootings in 2018, according to a nonprofit that tracks shooting data.Police said the shooting happened inside a hotel room at Econo Lodge Wickliffe-Cleveland East, about 16 miles from Cleveland. [...]

Mother of three vanishes from Colorado parking lot

Tuesday  09:50,   24 april 2018
NBC News

Rita Gutierrez-Garcia was last seen around 2:30 a.m. in Longmont, Colorado after going out with friends. Police say Rita is considered missing under suspicious circumstances."We're so attached that I'll have my phone on speaker phone and she'll have [...]

Three MS-13 gang members in Massachusetts convicted in murder trial

Tuesday  08:50,   24 april 2018

<p>Three suspected members of the MS-13 gang in Massachusetts were convicted on Monday of participating in gang-related murders, in a case U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has called an example of how authorities can try to tackle the criminal [...]

Supreme Court refuses to hear appeal of teen sentenced to 241 years in prison

Tuesday  05:56,   24 april 2018
The Hill

The man was convicted of robbing six people who were delivering Christmas gifts to a needy family in St. Louis.Bobby Bostic had asked the court to hear his case, arguing his sentence violated the Eighth Amendment's protection against cruel and[...]

50-Year Prison Sentence Handed Down To Man Who Stole $1.2 Million In Fajitas

Tuesday  01:53,   24 april 2018
The Daily Caller

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Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murder

Monday  23:50,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

<p>A jury has found an Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife guilty of murder and influencing witnesses.</p>Jurors returned the verdict Monday afternoon in the case of 75-year-old Claud "Tex"[...]

Gun-toting Georgia ex-cop foils attempted home ambush

Monday  23:46,   23 april 2018
FOX News

A would-be robber who tried ambushing a Georgia homeowner picked the wrong person to mess with. The armed suspect, who was still being sought Monday by police, was chased off a driveway in Newton County on Tuesday after being confronted by Carlos[...]

We spent 3 nights in the NYC underbelly with a crime reporter to see how safe the 'safest big city' in the US really is

Monday  22:00,   23 april 2018
Business Insider

<p>In 1990, after a record high 2,262 homicides, some called New York City the "murder capital" of the country. But since then, the murder rate has steadily[...]

How the Army Recruits Straight Out of Prisons

Monday  21:50,   23 april 2018
The Daily Beast

There is one big difference between the second annual Second Chance Job Fair and a ‘regular’ employment expo. Here, everyone looking for work had been to jail. Twenty-three employers had been invited by the organizers, M.A.D.E. Transitional[...]

Family of Fitness Instructor Mysteriously Killed in Church Speaks Out as Case Remains Unsolved

Monday  21:50,   23 april 2018

Detectives have been investigating the 2016 killing of Texas fitness instructor Terri “Missy” Bevers for two years but apparently aren’t any closer to making an arrest, her family tells NBC News.&nbsp;Detectives have been investigating the 2016[...]

Florida judge won't be back in court after video shows her yelling at frail woman who died days later

Monday  21:40,   23 april 2018
Tribune News Service

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A Broward judge is under fire after she repeatedly snapped at a frail inmate who later died at her Lauderhill home. Broward Chief Administrative Judge Jack Tuter said Saturday that he is telling Circuit Court Judge Merrilee[...]

Violent April breaks brief peace in Baltimore, with 29 killings in past three weeks

Monday  21:20,   23 april 2018

For a while, there was reason to hope. Twelve days without a killing in February. Declining street violence in March.&nbsp;Twelve days without a killing in February. Declining street violence in March. Optimism around a new police commissioner.[...]

Reward for info in gang-related threat against police

Monday  21:10,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

Supporters of law enforcement on Long Island say rewards are being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone planning violence against police officers.&nbsp;MINEOLA, N.Y. — Supporters of law enforcement on Long[...]

Woman held in 2 deaths likely to be extradited to Florida

Monday  21:00,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

A Minnesota woman arrested in Texas in the killings of two people in separate states, including her husband, will likely be sent to Florida for prosecution. Fifty-six-year-old Lois Riess is being held in the Cameron County jail in South Texas on[...]

UK teen Kane Gamble gets two years for hacking CIA ex-chief John Brennan

Monday  20:36,   23 april 2018

Kane Gamble, the 18-year-old who gained access to data of top US intelligence officials, was sentenced to two years in prison by a UK court. The judge said Gamble engaged in "politically motivated cyber terrorism."Kane Gamble, the[...]