Defense attorney Early Gray opened his closing argument in the Kim Potter trial by claiming Daunte Wright was stoned during the deadly traffic stop. He said it is "absurd" to say that Wright did not impact his own death by his behavior when he attempted to flee arrest.
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Man admits to enslaving worker and making him live in a garden shed for 40 years with no light or heating
Officers investigating Peter Swailes, 56, noted that his dog had better living quarters than the worker that lived on his property.
- Atlanta Black Star
‘Disgusting’: Newly Released Video Captures Florida Officer Grabbing a Female Subordinate by the Throat After She Pulled Him Away from Suspect He Was Confronting
A South Florida police sergeant has been taken off the street after a video of him choking a fellow officer emerged last week. Sgt. Christopher […]
- KTVX Salt Lake City
John Everett Booth walked away from his family in 1970 and never turned back. In October 2021, the puzzle about his disappearance started to take shape.
- The Daily Beast
via GoFundMeCriminal justice activists have accused Raleigh police of fatally shooting a young dad who was “so confused and disoriented that he didn’t even respond to his wife when she spoke to him” following a highway crash in North Carolina.Daniel Turcios, 43, was shot and killed by officers who responded to a car crash last week involving the beloved husband and father to three boys. Police said they received multiple 911 calls at about 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 11 about a car wreck indicating that a
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Patrick Baker served two years of a 19-year sentence before then-Gov. Matt Bevin commuted his term.
Jennifer Blagg's dream was to marry a good Christian man. Tragically, her husband wasn't exactly who he claimed to be. Jennifer’s friends described her as a "very sweet woman," whose faith was very important to her. After she headed to San Diego to study business at National University, she went to a party and met someone who seemed to place the same emphasis on faith as she did: 25-year-old Michael Blagg, a helicopter pilot in the U.S. Navy currently stationed in the city. "Jennifer was always
A man accused of pushing an Asian woman in front of an oncoming subway train in New York City has a criminal history dating back to 1998, police told reporters. The fatal attack, which authorities deemed “unprovoked,” occurred at Times Square-42nd Street subway station at around 9:40 a.m. on Saturday. Michelle Alyssa Go, 40, was waiting for a southbound R train when Simon Martial, 61, allegedly shoved her onto the tracks.
- Associated Press
Claud “Tex” McIver, 79, is serving a life sentence after being convicted of felony murder and other charges in the 2016 shooting of his wife, 64-year-old Diane McIver. There was never any dispute that McIver shot his wife — the question at trial was whether he meant to. Defense attorneys said that was nonsense, that McIver loved his wife dearly and her death was a terrible accident.
A teenage suspect was arrested for his alleged involvement in an anti-Asian group attack against a 30-year-old man in Midtown, New York City, in October 2021. The 18-year-old suspect Jordan McNamara from Manhattan was arrested on Jan. 14 over the brutal attack that happened at 303 5th Avenue in Manhattan on Oct. 23 last year. According to the New York Daily News, McNamara’s arraignment in Manhattan Criminal Court was pending.
- USA TODAY
3 Pennsylvania police officers charged in fatal shooting of 8-year-old exiting high school football game
Three Pennsylvania police officers face charges of voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of 8-year-old Fanta Bility.
Someone is eventually going to be killed by these creeps…
- Miami Herald
The teacher is “currently on leave pending allegations,” the school says.
- Madame Noire
Court documents say that a teen working on Burger King helped her father set up a robbery at her job that led to another teenage worker's death.
The Texas synagogue hostage-taker was on the phone with his kids when he was shot dead, brother says
Malik Faisal Akram, a British national, was killed after an hourslong standoff at a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. The hostages escaped.
- Baltimore Sun
Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby’s lawyer offers defense, saying she qualified for relief under CARES Act
A lawyer for Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby provided a defense Monday to charges that she lied when she claimed to have suffered financial hardship from the coronavirus pandemic to obtain an early withdrawal from her retirement savings to purchase two Florida homes. “I’m telling you she’s not only innocent, but we have professionals who she consulted with. She qualified under the ...
- South Bend Tribune
Justin Miller previously pleaded guilty to killing the 11-month-old Mercedes Lain. A habitual offender enhancement was dropped.
Witness to Times Square subway killing says the woman pushed onto the tracks never saw the person who did it
Michelle Alyssa Go, 40, was waiting for a southbound train when she was shoved to her death, police said. The suspect was identified as Simon Martial.
- Florida Today
Cocoa man had 'calculated' plan to kill jogger, hide body in bedroom closet, Brevard investigators say
Cocoa man planned to kill jogger, put body in bedroom closet, Brevard County sheriff's deputies reported
- The Week
'Don't question my faith,' Rep. Crenshaw snaps at young girl
- Good Morning America
Two teenage children of the suspect in Saturday's Texas synagogue hostage-taking standoff have been released from custody without being charged after they were questioned by British counterterrorism officers, authorities said. The pair were detained in southern Manchester on Sunday evening, according to a statement from the Greater Manchester Police. Multiple law enforcement sources in the U.S. told ABC News that the teens are the children of the alleged hostage-taker, Malik Faisal Akram.