Tag archive for ‘crime’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Murders and manslaughters drop 33 percent in Connecticut

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Murders and non-negligent manslaughters decreased 33 percent in Connecticut from 2015 to 2016, but the state saw a slight uptick in overall violent crime. The FBI released new data from its More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Violence in US rises for second straight year

WASHINGTON (AP) - Violent crime in America rose for the second straight year 2016, but remained near historically low levels, according to FBI data released Monday. The Trump administration immediately seized on More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Rural South Dakota community struggles 2 years after crime

PLATTE, S.D. (AP) - A sense of normalcy is beginning to return to surrounding school districts two years after a murder-suicide put a rural South Dakota community in the spotlight for a high-profile corruption case More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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New Mexico panel seeks solutions for curbing crime wave

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A group of New Mexico lawmakers is scheduled to hold another meeting as they search for legislative solutions to reforming the state's beleaguered criminal justice system and curbing crime More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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PETA offers $5000 reward in killings of 7 horses, 2 donkeys

VAN VLEET, Miss. (AP) - An animal rights group is offering $5,000 for information about whoever shot eleven horses and donkeys in Mississippi, killing seven horses and both donkeys. Chickasaw County Sheriff James More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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US attorney general to address law enforcement in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is heading to Boston to talk to law enforcement officials about transnational organized crime. Sessions is expected to give remarks Thursday at the U.S. attorney's office More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Oklahoma City officer indicted for alleged false statement

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A federal grand jury has indicted an Oklahoma City police officer on charges of concealing a federal crime and making a false statement to investigators who were looking into an interstate theft More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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Immigrant with pending visa paperwork sues over deportation

CHICAGO (AP) - A 67-year-old Mexican immigrant woman facing deportation next month has filed a federal lawsuit claiming a pending application for a special category of visas granted to crime victims should allow More...

By admin On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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DOJ halts review of Milwaukee police after program changes

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The U.S. Department of Justice has halted a review of Milwaukee's police department. The Justice Department says it is changing a program that once focused on improving trust between police and More...

By admin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Hate crime charges for shocking black man with stun cane

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A former Utah man accused of yelling racial slurs at a black man's young son and then shocking the father with a stun cane has been charged with a federal hate crime. Federal prosecutors in More...