News : Crime

Teen shot, killed early Saturday in Southeast Baltimore, police say

Saturday  22:00,   21 april 2018

A 19-year-old man died after being shot early Saturday morning in Southeast Baltimore, Baltimore police said, continuing a violent month in the city. At about 1:50 a.m. police responded to a report of a shooting in the 6100 block of Fortview Way in[...]

Texas teen's car stolen, totaled after he stops to help at crash scene

Saturday  21:30,   21 april 2018
FOX News

A Texas teen says his car was totaled after he stopped at an accident scene and it was stolen-- by the driver of the wrecked vehicle. High school senior Jerry Ramirez, 18, called 911 right way when he and friends came across the crash in Royse City[...]

Bold thief steals rare, colorful butterfly from Ohio conservatory

Saturday  21:05,   21 april 2018
FOX News

A brazen thief was caught on camera stealing an exotic butterfly from an exhibit at an Ohio conservatory, according to reports. A woman in a baseball cap made off with a bright-colored Blue Morpho African Butterfly last Sunday at the Krohn[...]

Dogs that can sniff out electronic devices enlisted in the fight against child porn

Saturday  19:00,   21 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

Browser is a black Labrador who frolics in the presence of other dogs and loves nothing more than to hang out with his handler's grandkids. But he's also a shrewd detective who has been put to work on some of the most disturbing cases a law[...]

Mailman charged after he failed to deliver 17,000 pieces of mail

Saturday  07:00,   21 april 2018

A postal worker in Brooklyn was charged after law enforcement officials discovered more than 17,000 pieces of undelivered mail in his possession, according to a criminal complaint. Aleksey Germash, 53, allegedly had pieces of undelivered mail in[...]

Two lives. Nothing in common. Then a fatal encounter on Cape Cod

Saturday  06:06,   21 april 2018
The Boston Globe

The pregnant woman called Yarmouth police distraught on Oct. 9, 2016. Her boyfriend, Thomas Latanowich, had thrown her down and choked her when she told him she wanted to take him off the family cellphone plan, she told the dispatcher. When Officer [...]

Dad fatally stabbed as daughter sat in lap at restaurant

Saturday  04:00,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

A homeless man has been charged with murder in the death of a California father who was stabbed in the neck as his 5-year-old daughter sat in his lap in a crowded beachside steakhouse. Anthony Mele and his wife were eating dinner with their daughter [...]

Driver in deadly immigrant smuggling case gets life sentence

Saturday  01:05,   21 april 2018
Associated Press

The driver of a big rig involved in the deaths of 10 smuggled immigrants in Texas last year has been sentenced to life in prison. The sentence James Matthew Bradley Jr. received Friday doesn't include the possibility of parole. At least 39[...]

Inside the House of Horrors: How the Turpin Children's Alleged Torture Escalated Over Time

Saturday  00:07,   21 april 2018

When authorities responded to the family’s Perris home that day, nothing could have prepared them for what they discovered: a dozen children malnourished, living in squalor, with some shackled to pieces of furniture, police have alleged. David and[...]

Moments before he was shot dead, man told girlfriend over phone that he was being followed

Friday  23:36,   20 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

A man told his girlfriend on the phone that he was being followed by a black Dodge Charger shortly before he was shot to death Thursday evening on a dark, dead-end street on the Far South Side, according to police and a family member. A man told his [...]

This NC police department will take care of the munchies if you're arrested on 420 day

Friday  23:15,   20 april 2018

Those who get arrested in Southern Pines, North Carolina for celebrating 'Weed Day' on Friday are in for a treat when they arrive at the police station. The Southern Pines Police Department is taking a light-hearted approach to April 20,[...]

Parents honor children killed by nanny, thank jury following murder conviction

Friday  22:45,   20 april 2018

Kevin and Marina Krim issued a message of thanks and honored their children after their former nanny was convicted of murdering their young son and daughter.A family who suffered the unimaginable when their young boy and girl were murdered by their[...]

'This is a stone-cold killer': 'Relief' after fugitive grandmother caught

Friday  21:45,   20 april 2018
NBC News

"There's a sense of relief today because a killer's off the streets," Undersheriff Carmine Marceno said. "No matter where she went, no matter where she hid, we were going to get her.""There's a sense of relief today[...]

Locks were broken on doors at SC prison where riot killed 7

Friday  20:25,   20 april 2018
Tribune News Service

<p>Locks for multiple cell doors were not functioning at the Lee Correctional Institution where a riot killed seven inmates earlier this week.</p>The Department of Corrections would not say how many cell doors at the Bishopville maximum[...]

Reward Doubled To $6,000 in Real-Life 'Three Billboards' Case

Friday  20:21,   20 april 2018
Inside Edition

The 1991 death of Kathy Page remains under investigation.Officials in Texas, where Kathy Page was found strangled in 1991, are now offering $6,000 for information that helps crack the decades old[...]