Category: Crime

Menlo Park man sentenced to 165 years to life for molesting children

Menlo Park man sentenced to 165 years to life for molesting children

By Jason Green | The Mercury News SAN MATEO COUNTY – A judge this week sentenced a 62-year-old Menlo Park man to 165 years to life in prison for mole ...
AP: Suspect caught in fatal shooting of 3 U.Va. football players

AP: Suspect caught in fatal shooting of 3 U.Va. football players

Above (L to R): Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr., and D'Sean Perry Credit: U.Va. Athletics / AP By Sarah Rankin | Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, ...
AP: Judge OKs competency exams for man held in Vegas stabbings

AP: Judge OKs competency exams for man held in Vegas stabbings

By Ken Ritter, The Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — A judge on Monday approved a competency evaluation by state doctors for a man accused of killing ...
Death penalty sought for killer of pregnant Texas woman

Death penalty sought for killer of pregnant Texas woman

By The Associated Press NEW BOSTON, Texas (AP) — Prosecutors asked a Texas jury Wednesday to sentence a woman to death for killing a pregnant woman a ...
AP: Man accused in parade deaths removes shirt, interrupts judge

AP: Man accused in parade deaths removes shirt, interrupts judge

By Todd Richmond | Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man defending himself against homicide charges for allegedly plowing his SUV thr ...
Ex-Nevada deputy AG arrested in 1972 Hawaii homicide

Ex-Nevada deputy AG arrested in 1972 Hawaii homicide

By Scott Sonner | The Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — A former deputy Nevada attorney general who ran for the state Supreme Court and was later af ...
Man charged in jogger abduction kidnapped attorney in 2000

Man charged in jogger abduction kidnapped attorney in 2000

By Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The man charged with kidnapping a Tennessee woman jogging near the University of Memphis last week spent 20 ...
Oklahoma sheriff deputy serving eviction papers shot, killed

Oklahoma sheriff deputy serving eviction papers shot, killed

By The Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office deputy was shot and killed and a second deputy wounded while the two ...
Doctor who sexually abused patients kills himself in jail

Doctor who sexually abused patients kills himself in jail

By Michael R. Sisak and Michael Rubinkam | Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A once-prominent neurologist convicted last month of sexually abusing pat ...
Kidnapped girl’s escape leads investigators to 2 decomposed bodies, Alabama officials say

Kidnapped girl’s escape leads investigators to 2 decomposed bodies, Alabama officials say

By Chuck Johnston and Tina Burnside | CNN (CNN) A kidnapped girl's escape in Alabama has led to the discovery of two decomposing bodies and the ...
US: Hawaii man used $1.2M in fake checks to try to post bail

US: Hawaii man used $1.2M in fake checks to try to post bail

By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii man accused of using counterfeit bank checks totaling $1.2 million to try to b ...
Federal prosecutor: Dentist confessed to wife’s safari death

Federal prosecutor: Dentist confessed to wife’s safari death

By James Anderson, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — A wealthy dentist killed his wife of 34 years with a shotgun blast at dawn on a remote African safa ...
R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case

R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case

By Tom Hays and Bobby Caina Calvan | Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Fallen R&B superstar R. Kelly was sentenced to 30 years in prison Wednesday ...
30 dogs, cats found dead in animal rescue CEO’s home

30 dogs, cats found dead in animal rescue CEO’s home

By Chris Williams  | Fox 29 Philadelphia COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina authorities said they have arrested the CEO of a local animal rescue non-pro ...
AP: 3 more bodies found after Georgia boat crash; man charged

AP: 3 more bodies found after Georgia boat crash; man charged

By The Associated Press SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Searchers recovered the bodies of three missing boaters Sunday after two vessels collided on a Georgia r ...
Police seek public’s help in search for NYC subway shooter

Police seek public’s help in search for NYC subway shooter

By The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Police searching for an unidentified man who shot and killed another passenger on a moving New York City subw ...
Ex-cop gets 5 years for rough arrest of woman with dementia

Ex-cop gets 5 years for rough arrest of woman with dementia

By The Associated Press DENVER (AP) — A former Colorado police officer shown on body camera video roughly arresting a 73-year-old woman with dementia ...
Dave Chappelle tackled during comedy show, police arrest man

Dave Chappelle tackled during comedy show, police arrest man

Photo Source: The Independent By The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Dave Chappelle was tackled during a performance at the Hollywood B ...
Brooklyn subway attack suspect ordered held without bail

Brooklyn subway attack suspect ordered held without bail

By Tom Hays | Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The man charged with opening fire on subway riders on train in Brooklyn was ordered held without bail ...
Police make arrest in deadly Iowa nightclub shooting

Police make arrest in deadly Iowa nightclub shooting

By Associated Press CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Police have made an arrest in a shooting during a birthday party inside a crowded Iowa nightclub that l ...
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