A pedestrian has been identified after he was hit and killed by a Fresno police officer's patrol vehicle on Thursday night.
"I wouldn't change anything I did," said the defendant.
- Miami Herald
An elementary school teacher in Homestead was charged Wednesday with having sex with one of his students. The relationship, police said the 13-year-old victim told them, was “romantic” after referring to him as her “boyfriend.”
- Detroit Free Press
Armani Kelly, Montoya Givens and Dante Wicker were set to perform at a Detroit club on Jan. 21. No one has heard from the three men since.
Michele Gile provides continued coverage on the tragic incident that occurred in Dana Point on Wednesday, when a cyclist was struck from behind by a vehicle before the driver got out and stabbed him. Authorities have now identified both the victim and the suspect involved.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Police received a tip that the suspect was at the Dallas Aquarium looking at animal exhibits.
- Kansas City Star
The nurse raped the 15-year-old student a total of 12 times over four months.
- Associated Press
A federal judge in Wisconsin ruled Wednesday that a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of a man shot and killed by Kyle Rittenhouse during a protest in 2020 can proceed against Rittenhouse, police officers and others. The father of Anthony Huber, one of two men shot and killed by Rittenhouse, filed the lawsuit in 2021, accusing officers of allowing for a dangerous situation that violated his son's constitutional rights and resulted in his death. Anthony Huber's father, John Huber, also alleged that Rittenhouse, who was 17 at the time of the shootings, conspired with law enforcement to cause harm to protestors.
- NBC News
Police near Detroit found a car belonging to one of three missing rappers who have not been seen for nearly two weeks, officials said Thursday.
- NBC News
A New Jersey man faces up to 10 years behind bars after he hired a hitman and paid $20,000 in Bitcoin to kill a 14-year-old, prosecutors said.
- The State
A Colleton County jury won’t be present until 11:30 a.m. Friday, as Judge Clifton Newman still decides what amount of Alex Murdaugh’s financial problems can be aired out in the courtroom.
- The State
Alex Murdaugh’s finances were a mess as the former attorney was deeply in debt and involved in questionable transactions at the time his wife and son were killed, a witness at his murder trial said Friday.
- Fox News
Minnesota police employees nurse injured puppy back to health after fleeing suspects toss him from car window
Sheriff's office workers in Minnesota are helping a puppy they named "Taho" to recover from a broken leg after he was thrown from a window by suspects involved in a car chase.
- The State Journal-Register
Thomas B. Adams, Jr., accused in the 2021 insurrection was found guilty of entering a restricted building and obstructing an official proceeding
- Business Insider
Two years before beating Tyre Nichols, a Memphis police officer didn't report that a colleague ripped a woman out of her car and dislocated her shoulder just for laughing
Demetrius Haley, who is now charged with Nichols' murder, received a written reprimand in November 2021 for failing to report the use of force.
- The Daily Beast
Italy Carabinieri handoutROME—A hit man for the notorious Calabrian ’Ndrangheta mafia has been arrested working in a pizzeria in France after nearly 17 years on the run. Edgardo Greco, 63, was taken into custody on Thursday in the French hamlet of Saint-Etienne, where he had risen to fame as an “authentic Italian pizza maker” using the fake name Paolo Dimitrio. The arrest, supported by Interpol, was hailed in Italy as another anti-mafia success after the capture in January of Sicilian Cosa Nostr
- Fox News
Man sexually assaulted Texas girl after taking her from Dallas Mavericks game in trafficking scheme: Cops
Law enforcement arrested Emanuel Cartagena, 33, on Thursday, on a felony warrant for the sexual assault of a child in Dallas, Texas, the Dallas Police Department said.
New video shows when Riverside police arrived at a home where two “severely malnourished” children were said to have been living.
- Fox News
California woman wanted after stealing victim's puppy during violent assault in broad daylight, police say
A woman is wanted in Bell Gardens, California, after authorities say she violently assaulted another woman and stole her Maltipoo puppy in broad daylight on Monday.
- Ocala Star Banner
Joseph Lindsey Charles Bailey was charged with DUI manslaughter in the death of Barbara Margaret A jury found him guilty; a judge imposed prison time.
- Yahoo News
A Los Angeles County police department is facing intense criticism this week after a video surfaced on social media of two officers fatally shooting a double amputee moving away from them.