Gang members who call themselves the "Wick Squad" are indicted in connection with violence in west Baltimore, Maryland Attorney General Anthony Brown announced Monday morning. A nine-month joint investigation resulted in the arrests of nine people, the recovery of 11 illegal firearms that include ghost guns, hundreds of caps of fentanyl and cocaine and packaging material. According to residents, the "Wick Squad" drug gang took its name from the intersection of Warwick and Edmondson avenues. The Baltimore Police Department's Group Violence Reduction Strategy Unit led the investigation.
- Patriot Ledger
Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
- The Commercial Appeal
The video showing a traffic stop by members of the Memphis Police Department that led to the death of Tyre Nichols was released by the city of Memphis Friday.
New details released about 46 arrested in prostitution sting, including Lewisville ISD coach, youth pastor
Dozens of local men – including some community leaders – were arrested recently at hotels in Frisco and Southlake as part of a multi-agency prostitution sting.
- Business Insider
A video of Tyre Nichols being killed by police is due to be released Friday. Even the police chief says what it shows is 'heinous' and 'inhumane.'
Tyre Nichols died after he was beaten by police at a traffic stop. Chief Cerelyn Davis said the footage shows a "disregard of basic human rights."
- Business Insider
A defense attorney for one of the Memphis cops charged with fatally beating Tyre Nichols said 'no one' 'intended' for him to die. Nichols' family isn't buying that argument.
Antonio Romanucci, a lawyer for Tyre Nichols' family, said the officers' actions were "designed to harm" and called the murder charge "appropriate."
The odor of urine and feces was “very strong,” animal waste was on the floor, and trash was throughout the house, police said.
Two Riverside parents accused of “serious child abuse” were indicted on multiple charges Friday.
- Yahoo News UK
Lavinia Pinner punched, kicked, scratched and bit the teenager while banging his head against a wall when she thought he was threatening her partner outside the boy's home in Cheshire.
- Patriot Ledger
The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital.
- CBS News
The remains were found Jan. 17, one week after the search for the missing toddler began.
Jason Harley Kloepfer was awakened by a SWAT team at his North Carolina home and shot multiple times.
- Charlotte Observer
The girl suffered first-degree burns, according to her mom.
Authorities issued an arrest warrant for a Duxbury mother in connection with the deaths of her two young children who were found unconscious in their home on Tuesday night.
- The Root
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- Yahoo News
In the anxious hours before the Memphis Police Department released body camera footage showing the role five officers played in the beating death of 29-year-old Tyre Nichols, a palpable sense of dread over what the footage would reveal gripped many Americans.
As opening statements got underway Wednesday in the trial of Alex Murdaugh, prosecutors stressed the critical role cell phone data—including a video taken by Paul Murdaugh just minutes before his death—will play in laying out their theory of the case. Murdaugh is accused of gunning down his wife Maggie, 52, and youngest son Paul, 22, on the night of June 7, 2021 at the family’s Colleton County hunting compound. Prosecutor Creighton Waters told jurors that at 8:44 p.m. on the evening of the murde
- Greenville News
The Alex Murdaugh double murder trial continued Friday, Jan. 27 in Colleton County court. The latest updates and analysis, along with live video.
Reports newly released by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office Thursday revealed that Aiden Fucci, a teenager charged with the murder of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey, has reportedly engaged in multiple disturbing instances while incarcerated at the Duval County Jail.
- Fox News
Two suspects are charged with third-degree rape and two others with being principals to third-degree rape for alleged crimes against LSU student Madison Brooks.
- Erie Times News
Pauline Bauer, who owns a restaurant in Kane, McKean County, initially appeared in U.S. District Court in Erie. She claimed law did not apply to her.