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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...

Colorado police say car fatally hit man using walker who tripped over sidewalk and fled the scene

Police in Colorado are looking for the driver of a car who allegedly hit a man who was using a walker and tripped over a sidewalk.The Wheat Ridge Police Department said the incident happened on Thursday at about 8:51...

Sherri Papini, California mom who staged kidnapping, tells police ‘it’s embarrassing’ in interrogation video

Sherri Papini, the California mother sentenced for faking her kidnapping to run off with a former love interest and then collecting victims’ assistance funds for years, told police what they know about her case is "embarrassing" in an interrogation...

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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...

Supreme Court vacates controversial Massachusetts gun control law

The Supreme Court ordered a lower court ruling on a Massachusetts gun control law to be vacated and directed...