HPD said the officer has been with the department for one year. He was not injured, and the suspect was taken into custody.
- 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.”
- 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.
- Detroit Free Press
Judge blasts Kwame Kilpatrick, says he's still living large, ignoring his debts and refusing to own up to his crimes.
- NBC Sports Philadelphia
Eagles offensive lineman Josh Sills has been indicted on rape and kidnapping charges in Ohio.
- Kansas City Star
One of the girls was sexually assaulted during vision tests, officials said.
- Fox News
The state of Texas executed its second death row inmate this year on Wednesday. Wesley Ruiz, 43, received lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the March 2007 killing of Dallas Police Senior Corporal Mark Nix.
"Call me babe" was Alex Murdaugh's last text to his wife, prosecutors revealed during the second week of the double murder trial where he is accused of murdering his wife and son.
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.
- 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.
- Miami Herald
“The facts of her case prove that, more than 150 years after its formal abolition, slavery still exists in modern times, in acute forms, in New Hampshire,” a complaint says.
- 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.
- 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.
New video shows when Riverside police arrived at a home where two “severely malnourished” children were said to have been living.
- WSB Cox articles
Deputies said that the three women conducted sex-related crimes at the two businesses.
- BuzzFeed News
A Former Coworker Of Alex Murdaugh Described The Moment She Discovered That He Was Allegedly Stealing From Clients And His Law Firm
Prosecutors have argued Alex Murdaugh killed his wife and son to buy himself time and sympathy as his colleagues began to discover his extensive financial crimes.View Entire Post ›
- Bucks County Courier Times
Police in Warrington are urging parents to learn about the #OrbeezChallenge and the dangers associated with the popular TikTok dare.
- Fresno Bee
It was the first killing of an officer in Selma’s 130-year history, officials said.
- Military Times
Gunnery Sgts. Josh Negron and Danny Draher were acquitted on charges of involuntary manslaughter and negligent homicide.
- USA TODAY
Lawyers for the family of Amir Worship announced a $12 million settlement in the Illinois police shooting that left him permanently disabled.
- Fox News
Two witnesses in the Alex Murdaugh murder trial testified Wednesday that they can hear the South Carolina lawyer's voice in a video recorded by Paul Murdaugh on June 7, 2021.