Friday, October 7, 2022

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Colorado woman tied up Tinder date then stabbed, choked, and threatened to kill him, police say

A Colorado woman is accused of tying up a man she met on Tinder before stabbing, choking, and threatening to kill him inside her apartment, police said. Lauren Dooley, 22, was arrested Wednesday, Sept. 28, after Colorado Springs police officers...

Homeless Atlanta man Tasered while running from police to receive multimillion-dollar payout

A homeless man who fell, hurt himself and ended up paralyzed while running away from Atlanta police officers is expected to receive a multimillion-dollar payout from the city, which could impact future services, one city leader said. A jury initially...

Suspended Baltimore police officer enters Alford plea in second-degree murder case of stepson

A suspended Baltimore police officer entered an Alford plea to second-degree murder Tuesday in the death of his teenage stepson.Eric Glenn Banks Jr., 35, entered the plea in the July 2021 death of 15-year-old Dasan Jones, news outlets report....

New York City man shoved on to subway tracks in ‘unprovoked’ attack, police say

A New York City man was arrested on assault charges for allegedly shoving a commuter on to subway tracks in Manhattan on Monday evening. Clarence Anderson, 36, was arrested for the "unprovoked" attack, according to the NYPD. The victim, a 25-year-old...

Protestor suffering from vision loss awarded $1M in lawsuit against OR police

A jury has awarded a racial justice demonstrator more than $1 million in a federal lawsuit she filed in 2020 against the city of Salem accusing officers of violating her civil rights.Eleaqia McCrae, a Black woman, sued the city...

Memphis activist describes efforts to build relationship between police, community to decrease crime

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – A Memphis activist is striving to build a better relationship between law enforcement and citizens who typically view police officers as enemies, believing that positive developments will make the community safer."The actual job of the officer...

Stockton serial killings: California ‘person of interest’ spotted near multiple murder scenes, police say

California investigators used ballistics evidence to link five murders in Stockton to a "serial killer" who has gunned down at least five men since July – and who was spotted near more than one of the crime scenes, police...

Texas girl, 12, who shot father in murder plot to kill family dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound: police

This story discusses suicide. If you or someone you know is having thoughts of suicide, please contact the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline at 988 or 1-800-273-TALK (8255).A 12-year-old Texas girl who shot her father and then herself in a...

Las Vegas police to get reality-based training at $35M center 5 years after deadliest US shooting

Five years since the Oct. 1, 2017, shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival in Las Vegas claimed 58 lives — and two more after that night — officers with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) can receive...

China Opening Police Station Outposts Around the World

There are roughly 18,000 law enforcement agencies in the United States, but one police station in particular should alarm us above all others. The station in question is located in New York City, but it’s not run by the NYPD...

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President Joe Biden was outraged on October 5 when the oil-and-gas cartel OPEC+ announced that it would cut production...

Russia submits objections to Ukraine genocide case in World Court

Russia has submitted preliminary objections to a genocide case against Moscow brought by Ukraine, the International Court of Justice...