News : Crime

"Ready for my date": Woman sends Snapchat message, vanishes

Thursday  04:35,   23 november 2017
CBS News

Police in Lincoln, Nebraska say Sydney Loofe vanished under "concerning" circumstances24-year-old Sydney Loofe vanished under "concerning" circumstances, Lincoln Police Chief Jeff Bleimeister told the media Tuesday. Loofe, a cashier at a[...]

Slain Baltimore detective was to testify in indicted officers case

Thursday  04:35,   23 november 2017
MSN

Slain Baltimore homicide detective Sean Suiter was scheduled to testify before a federal grand jury in the case against a squad of indicted officers, Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis confirmed Wednesday evening. The new information [...]

Police seek man just released from prison in fatal shooting

Thursday  00:22,   23 november 2017
Associated Press

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Police in western Maryland are looking for a man they say shot and killed a woman two days after he was released from prison.The Washington County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Wednesday that an arrest warrant has been[...]

Mom Allegedly Killed in Front of Family by Her Children's Dad: 'He Looked Me Dead in My Face and Unloaded'

Thursday  00:21,   23 november 2017
People

Police in Marietta, Georgia, have arrested a 40-year-old father of five, accusing him of fatally shooting the mother of his children in front of her relatives, PEOPLE confirms. A statement from the Marietta Police Department confirms Justin Cox was[...]

Inmate who fled California courthouse arrested, 1 at large

Thursday  00:21,   23 november 2017
Associated Press

One of two California inmates who escaped from a courthouse two weeks ago has been captured after a chase but his partner got away, the California Highway Patrol said Wednesday.Officers in the central city of Stockton arrested Tramel McClough[...]

Man convicted in killing over New Jersey Devils hat comment

Thursday  00:20,   23 november 2017
Associated Press

A man has been convicted of stabbing another man to death near a popular Philadelphia park because of a comment about the killer's New Jersey Devils hat.Red Wings left wing Andreas Athanasiou and Sabres defenseman Jake McCabe chase the puck on[...]

Police hunt for three who defaced NY high school with MS-13, anti-Semitic graffiti

Wednesday  22:52,   22 november 2017
FOX News

Long Island police are searching for three suspects they believe were involved in tagging a local high school with “MS13” and anti-Semitic profanity in August.Long Island police are searching for three suspects they believe covered the walls of a[...]

Jury finds 2 men guilty of arson and murder in Ohio firefighter's death

Wednesday  22:52,   22 november 2017
USA TODAY

<p>It took a Butler County jury approximately three and a half hours to find two men guilty of arson and murder in connection with a Hamilton firefighter's death.</p>Jurors began deliberating Tuesday afternoon and resumed deliberations[...]

New Kensington, Pa. Police Officer Brian Shaw laid to rest

Wednesday  22:51,   22 november 2017
WTAE Pittsburgh

A New Kensington police officer shot and killed in the line of duty was laid to rest Wednesday in the community that he served. Hundreds of police officers and community members lined Leechburg Road to pay respect during the funeral procession for[...]

Teen Allegedly Stabbed Former Schoolmate to Death — and Had 'Death List' with Her Sister's Name

Wednesday  20:35,   22 november 2017
People

A Colorado teen accused of fatally stabbing a 19-year-old girl allegedly kept a “death list” in his room that included the victim’s younger sister, PEOPLE confirms.&nbsp;The 15-year-old boy, who is not being charged as an adult, is behind bars[...]

Former New York correction officers convicted of inmate beating, cover up

Wednesday  20:35,   22 november 2017
USA TODAY

<p>Four years after a violent attack on a Downstate Correctional Facility inmate in New York, two former correction officers were convicted in federal court Monday of the beating, and of falsifying records to cover it up.</p>Former Downstate[...]

Ohio killer who survived execution files new court appeal

Wednesday  19:12,   22 november 2017
Associated Press

A condemned killer whose poor veins led Ohio to halt his execution has appealed a judge's decision upholding the state's lethal injection system.Death row inmate Alva Campbell argues that Ohio's process raises an unconstitutional risk of [...]

Execution date set for Missouri inmate with rare condition

Wednesday  18:06,   22 november 2017
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday set a March execution date for Russell Bucklew, a convicted killer who narrowly escaped execution three years ago because of a rare medical condition that raised the possibility that the lethal drug[...]

Celebs Looking for Justice, But Prosecutors Say Cyntoia Brown Is No Victim

Wednesday  18:06,   22 november 2017
Newsweek

The teen girl says she forced into sex trafficking but a jury sentenced her to life in prison after killing a man, who paid her for sex.Celebrities are rushing to support Cyntoia Brown—who is serving a life sentence for killing a man who'd paid her[...]

Suspect at large after Stockton, Calif. SUV chase, officer-involved shooting

Wednesday  17:06,   22 november 2017
KCRA Sacramento

A "dangerous" suspect is at large Tuesday night after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a vehicle chase through north Stockton and an officer-involved shooting. John Bivins was last seen in a green 1999 Ford Explorer with[...]