Two sheriff's department personnel were suspended from duty pending the outcome of an investigation into their alleged involvement in an unspecified "scheme to defraud the citizens" of L.A. County.
- USA TODAY
The suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a central California family was a former employee of the family who had a longstanding dispute with them.
The officer, who had been with the San Antonio Police Department for seven months, was fired following the incident.
- The Daily Beast
Merced County Sheriff’s OfficeThe suspect arrested in the cold-blooded kidnapping and murder of an eight-month-old baby, her parents, and her uncle had a yearlong feud with the victims, a sheriff said Thursday.A farm worker found the bodies of infant Aroohi Dheri, her mother Jasleen Kaur, 27, father Jasdeep Singh, 36, and uncle Amadeep Singh, 39, in an almond orchard in a remote region of the San Joaquin Valley in California late Wednesday. They were kidnapped at gunpoint from their trucking bus
A teacher in Iredell County is accused of sending a nude image and sexually explicit video of herself to a student, according to the sheriff’s office.
- CBS News
A person of interest was taken into custody Tuesday. He is in critical condition after attempting suicide, authorities said.
- Associated Press
Sweden’s domestic security agency said Thursday that its preliminary investigation of leaks from two Russian gas pipelines in the Baltic Sea “has strengthened the suspicions of serious sabotage” as the cause and a prosecutor said evidence at the site has been seized. The Swedish Security Service said the probe confirmed that “detonations" caused extensive damage to the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 pipelines last week.
- Fox News
The Las Vegas Police Department identified the suspect believed to be responsible for fatally stabbing two people outside the Wynn Hotel on Las Vegas Boulevard Thursday.
- KSBW - Monterey Videos
Capitola woman arrested in vacation rental scam investigation, police say
- The Daily Beast
Merced County Sheriff’s OfficeThe family of four who were kidnapped Monday at gunpoint have been discovered dead, authorities confirmed late Wednesday night, as details begin to emerge about their suspected kidnapper’s violent past. Merced County Sheriff Vernon Warnke announced the deaths in a press conference, saying “our worst fears have been confirmed,” with the missing family members’ bodies located in an “extremely remote” area.The kidnapping itself was captured on closed circuit TV, which
- Detroit Free Press
Jason Kolkema allegedly whipped his girlfriend with a belt during an argument in his downtown Muskegon apartment.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The men were found with several gunshot wounds, police said.
A Baltimore man was recently arrested for coaxing squeegee workers into his truck and taking them to a home in West Baltimore and shooting them, according to charging documents obtained by WJZ.
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Day 4 of the Waukesha Christmas Parade attack trial: Brooks used SUV as 'battering ram,' prosecutors say in opening statements
After more than a dozen interruptions, Darrell Brooks Jr. was again removed to a neighboring courtroom at the start of the trial Thursday in the Waukesha Christmas Parade attack.
Chris Geldart, a DC Deputy Mayor for Public Safety and Justice has been charged with assault and battery after a parking lot altercation at a Gold's Gym in Arlington.Dustin Woodward, a trainer at Gold's Gym in says DC's Deputy Mayor Chris Geldart grabbed him by the neck in the gym's parking lot.
The Houston Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify two suspects wanted in the deadly shooting of a convenience store employee on Weston. (Video: Houston Police Department)
- Macon Telegraph
The 20-month-old was last seen on Oct. 5, police said.
Vancouver police have identified a man accused of violently attacking a 19-year-old Asian woman last week. Mohammed Majidpour, 35, is now wanted Canada-wide for the unprovoked assault, which occurred in downtown Vancouver at around 9:50 a.m. on Sept. 27, according to reports. The victim, who is a student, was reportedly walking near Dunsmuir and Cambie Streets when a man hit the back of her head with a pole.
The Republican U.S. Senate candidate claimed to have no idea who the woman could be. But apparently she's the mother of one of his kids.
Memphis Police is asking the public’s help for information on two women who stole from a Kohl’s in Cordova.
- Miami Herald
The family of five’s car was shot at more than a dozen times, police said.