News : Crime

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
People

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
MSN

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
dw.com

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[...]

Change-of-address scam moved UPS corporate headquarters to tiny Chicago apartment, feds say

Monday  20:35,   23 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO - The timeworn apartment building in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood hardly looks like the corporate headquarters of one of the world's largest shipping companies.But for a few recent months, that's essentially what it became - at [...]

All explosives stolen from worksite believed recovered

Monday  19:36,   23 april 2018
Associated Press

Law enforcement authorities say they believe they have recovered all of the explosives stolen from a worksite in Pennsylvania. The theft of dynamite and 400 blasting caps from a Gregory General Contracting Company site was reported a week ago[...]

2 Student Murders Have Binghamton University on Edge

Monday  18:35,   23 april 2018
The New York Times

Weeks after a student was strangled at her home, another student was stabbed to death in his dorm.VESTAL, N.Y. — Students at Binghamton University awoke one morning last week to an alert from school officials: A freshman had been stabbed in his[...]

Man tasered on AA flight after allegedly fondling female passenger

Monday  18:35,   23 april 2018
NBC News

A video shows suspect Jacob A. Garcia struggling with police until officers are forced to use a taser on him.Prior to takeoff, the boyfriend of a woman on the plane contacted authorities after he said Jacob A. Garcia began touching her, Miami-Dade[...]