Last Updated:April 18 @ 08:14 am

Archives for Crime - News

Officer who rammed Arizona man accused of misconduct

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona police officer who used his cruiser to ram into an armed suspect has been accused of using excessive force in the past, resulting in a $20,000 settlement for a man who said the officer pointed a gun at him and choked ...

Identity thefts grow, complicating tax filings, delaying refunds

The number of identity theft incidents involving the nation's taxpayers continues to soar, according to government statistics released this month. About 2.9 million incidents of tax-related identity theft occurred in 2013, up from nearly 1.8 million ...

Third student arrested in Florida spring break gang rape case

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (UPI) -- Authorities on Wednesday arrested a third suspect in an investigation into a reported gang rape of a 19-year-old woman during spring break in Florida, police said. The incident, which was captured on video by a witness' cel ...

Arizona police release video of officer ramming armed suspect with car

MARANA, Ariz. (UPI) -- Police in Marana, Ariz., released a video of an officer ramming an armed suspect with a police cruiser, an action which they claim saved the suspect's life. Mario Valencia, 36, was wanted for a series of alleged crimes that led ...

Missouri executes inmate for child support stabbing death

ST. LOUIS, (UPI) -- A Missouri inmate convicted in a 1998 stabbing death over child-support payments became the third convicted killer put to death in the state this year. Andre Cole, 52, was executed by lethal injection at 10:15 p.m. Monday and pron ...

Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of murder, gets life

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million c ...

Memphis mob attacks gas station customers

For the second time in eight months, an unruly teen mob has been caught on video attacking a defenseless victim, stirring outrage in Memphis and beyond. The first incident happened Sept. 6, when a large mob of teens ran through a parking lot outside ...

Oklahoma City bombing: 20 years later, key questions remain unanswered

Twenty years ago, on 19 April 1995, a disaffected veteran named Timothy McVeigh drove a Ryder truck stuffed with explosives into downtown Oklahoma City and destroyed a federal office building, killing 168 people, including 19 children, and maiming hu ...

S. Carolina releases dash cam footage of deadly traffic stop

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Questions persist about the shooting death of a black South Carolina motorist after the release of dashboard video of a traffic stop that led to a white officer being charged with murder. The dash cam footage released b ...

S.C. officer faces murder charge for shooting at fleeing man eight times

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Dramatic video that shows a white South Carolina police officer shooting a fleeing black man after a traffic stop has led authorities to file a murder charge against the officer amid public outrage over a series of deaths of ...


Reference Pages

  • About
  • Network-wide options by YD - Freelance Wordpress Developer