News : Crime

Daughter's molester moves in next door to family

Saturday  20:36,   24 june 2017
CBS News

Danyelle Dyer is speaking out after the man convicted of assaulting her years ago moved next door after serving his prison sentence for lewd molestation, Dyer's step-uncle Harold English moved in with his mother, Dyer's grandmother, only about 100[...]

California father denies allegation he killed missing son

Saturday  18:00,   24 june 2017
Associated Press

An attorney for a man arrested on suspicion of killing his 5-year-old son, who has been missing for two months, says his client is innocent. Robert Nardoni said Saturday that 35-year-old Aramazd Andressian Sr. is adamant that he never harmed his[...]

Prosecutors seek to uphold 'Making a Murderer' confession

Saturday  10:45,   24 june 2017
Associated Press

The confession of a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was improperly obtained and he should be retried or released from prison, a three-judge federal appeals panel ruled.Brendan Dassey was sentenced to[...]

Court says Iowa lottery rigging investigation took too long

Saturday  08:45,   24 june 2017
Associated Press

<p>The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday overturned the conviction of a lottery employee implicated in a nationwide cheating scandal, saying his trial over a rigged $16.5 million jackpot was tainted by unjustified delays in the[...]

LA-area father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

Saturday  04:51,   24 june 2017
Associated Press

The father of a Southern California 5-year-old who has been missing for two months was arrested Friday afternoon in Las Vegas on suspicion of his son's murder, authorities said.A Los Angeles County sheriff's statement said Aramazd Andressian[...]

UPS shooter in San Francisco used stolen gun with 30-round magazine

Saturday  02:35,   24 june 2017
San Francisco Chronicle

A United Parcel Service worker who killed three of his fellow delivery drivers and then himself in San Francisco last week wielded a Mac-10-style “assault pistol” with a 30-round magazine that had been stolen from Utah and is illegal to possess in[...]

'Sonny' Franzese, oldest federal prisoner, is freed at 100

Saturday  01:15,   24 june 2017
Associated Press

A reputed Colombo crime family underboss and the oldest inmate in the federal prison system has been released at the age of 100. Newsday (http://nwsdy.li/2tCZw76 ) reports John "Sonny" Franzese left the Federal Medical Center in Devens,[...]

Cosby juror says Andrea Constand should have ‘dressed properly’

Saturday  01:15,   24 june 2017
New York Daily News

The male juror who said Andrea Constand should have been "dressed properly" when she visited Bill Cosby's house got a dressing down by two of the comedian's other accusers Friday.&nbsp;Accusers Linda Kirkpatrick and Lili[...]

FBI investigates missing Chinese scholar from Univ. of Illinois campus

Saturday  01:15,   24 june 2017
USA TODAY

The FBI is investigating the disappearance of a visiting Chinese scholar at the University of Illinois who was last seen getting into a black car on campus two weeks ago, prompting an emotional appeal from her father.&nbsp;The FBI is[...]

Juror Says Bill Cosby 'Already Paid His Price'

Friday  20:55,   23 june 2017
NBC News

One member of the hung jury in Bill Cosby's mistrial said the panel was deeply divided from the very start of its marathon deliberations.The panel was deeply divided — "up the middle" — as they tried to decide if the comedian was guilty of three [...]

Police search for escaped prisoner in popular summer destination

Friday  13:16,   23 june 2017
WCVB Boston

The U.S. Marshals Service says a woman is still at large after escaping from a police cruiser during a prisoner transport in New Hampshire. Police say 35-year-old Tamara Ipock was being transported to a different jail when she escaped from her[...]

Son of New York pizzeria owner gets 20 years in drug case

Friday  09:26,   23 june 2017
Reuters

<p>The son of a New York pizzeria owner was sentenced on Thursday to 20 years in prison for his role in a cocaine trafficking conspiracy linked to organized crime.</p>Angelo Gigliotti, 36, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Raymond Dearie in [...]

Veteran LAPD officer arrested for sex with 15-year-old cadet

Friday  09:26,   23 june 2017
Associated Press

<p>Police Chief Charlie Beck on Thursday arrested a veteran Los Angeles police officer for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old cadet who is suspected of joyriding in stolen patrol cars.</p>The chief personally handcuffed Officer Robert[...]

Cops: Son killed father with bat on Father's Day

Friday  05:41,   23 june 2017
CBS News

Pennsylvania State Police are looking for Michael Marchalk, 37, who may be driving a gold Ford FusionBARNESVILLE, Pa. – Authorities in Pennsylvania are searching for a man suspected of beating his father to death with a baseball bat on Father's[...]

Did the Same Person Kill Two Missing Relatives Less Than a Year Apart?

Friday  05:41,   23 june 2017
People

About 10 months after her teenage nephew Jeremiah Pittman vanished in North Carolina, 25-year-old Zilphia Lowery also disappeared — and then, like Pittman, she turned up dead. Were the slayings connected? Authorities looked into that question while[...]