Violence is spiking across our region and parents are concerned as more and more kids are getting their hands on guns.
- The Daily Beast
Anderson County Sheriff's OfficeA 28-year-old Texas man accused of orchestrating the horrific smuggling operation that killed 53 migrants this week frantically texted the driver when the truck went off the radar and later admitted to a confidential informant he had no idea the air conditioning had failed in the sweltering big rig, the feds say.Christian Martinez, 28, was arrested Tuesday on a trafficking charge involving death that could result in life in prison or the death penalty after migran
One of the two suspects accused of stabbing a woman hundreds of times during a Maine robbery gone wrong has allegedly said that the victim “put up a good fight.” Kimberly Neptune, 43, was found murdered in her home in Perry — 100 miles east of Bangor on the Canadian border — on April 21, the Maine State Police said previously in a press release. She was found by her brother after being stabbed 484 times, Fox 23 reports, including in her legs, stomach, neck and head, according to an autopsy repor
Gunman later died of self-inflicted gunshot wound.
- Business Insider
Police say the repeal of Indiana's handgun permit law means someone openly carrying a gun can be on a sidewalk eyeing a school but cops can't legally ask them what they're doing
House Bill 1077 repealed a requirement that handgun owners register for a license to carry permit in the state of Indiana.
A woman was arrested after stealing her mother’s car and then selling the vehicle for just $500, according to the Covington Police Department. When she returned to her home on Cottonwood Place in Covington, her 2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo was missing. A little more than a month later, on April 24, Covington Police said a woman was pulled over driving the stolen Monte Carlo in Memphis at the intersection of North McLean and Poplar Avenue.
- The Telegraph
Two Metropolitan Police officers have been sacked after posting offensive messages in a group chat, including a racist joke about the Duchess of Sussex.
- The Daily Beast
via YouTube/CBS NewsPolice have arrested a man for the killing of a young mom who was shot in the head while walking her 3-month-old baby in a stroller in New York City this week.A senior law enforcement official confirmed the arrest to The Daily Beast, identifying the suspect as the baby’s father. Police have not officially released the name of the man, who was apprehended by United States Marshals and the New York Police Department Fugitive Task Force.The arrest comes two days after the brutal
- Fox News
Five MS-13 gang members from El Salvador have been convicted in the 2016 kidnappings and killings of two teenage Virginia boys in Holmes Run Stream Valley Park in Fairfax.
A group of suspects are accused of bounding an elderly couple with belts and holding a 15-month-old at gunpoint during a spree of chaotic California home invasions. Police responded to the first report of a home invasion in San Jose around 4:00 p.m. on May 31, the San Jose Police Department stated in a Thursday press release. “Five to six suspects bound an elderly couple with belts, brandished a handgun and violently assaulted the victims,” the press release alleges. “The suspects stole various
- CBS News
The men, some of whom carried police shields and flags, were part of the white supremacist group Patriot Front.
- Associated Press
A judge has issued a restraining order against Puerto Rican superstar Ricky Martin, police said Saturday. The order was signed Friday, and authorities visited an upscale neighborhood in the north coastal town of Dorado where the singer lives to try to serve the order, police spokesman Axel Valencia told The Associated Press. “Up until now, police haven’t been able to find him,” Valencia said.
- The Florida Times-Union
Edward Taylor's mother doesn't understand why he wouldn't stay away from the Eastside after being cleared of a 1986 rape. Now he's in jail again.
- WSB Cox articles
Gwinnett County police issued a warrant at 1376 Tullifenney Court in Grayson on Wednesday. Days earlier, police responded to an argument between two groups at the home that ended up with two people shot.
- Macon Telegraph
“Numerous complaints” were filed about the video, deputies say.
- Detroit Free Press
Southgate man who spent one hour inside the U.S. Capitol during Jan. 6 attack and smoked pot in Rotunda was convicted.
- The Root
The judge set to preside over former Forth Worth police officer Aaron Dean, who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson in 2019, has been removed from the case, according to CBS News. The defense attorneys claim Judge David Hagerman treated their team with “anger” and “hostility.”
- WDSU - New Orleans
5 teens arrested in Slidell, accused of shooting, carjacking Uber driver
- Fox News
Chicago's 4th of July weekend began on Friday with 22 people, including a police officer, shot in less than 24 hours. Four victims were pronounced dead.
- USA TODAY
The Akron Police Department is expected to provide details of the shooting, including body camera footage, at a news conference Sunday.
- Macon Telegraph
The man told federal officials he was looking into a “pyramid scheme” and merely “collecting evidence, DNA on sex trafficking involving children, phone conversations and how that is tied to the President.”