Groundswell Of Minors Crossing U.S.-Mexican Border Slows; Courts Backlogged

October 30, 2014 07:54:30 am This year's groundswell of minors coming across the U.S.-Mexico border has begun to stabilize, says the Christian Science Monitor. Some 2,424 unaccompanied youths were apprehended in September, compared with more than 10,000 in June, says U.S. Customs and Border Pro...

Campus Hire Outsiders To Investigate Sexual Assault, But Is It Enough?

Campus Hire Outsiders To Investigate Sexual Assault, But Is It Enough? October 30, 2014 07:43:40 am As colleges scramble under federal pressure to overhaul how they handle cases of sexual assault, the list of schools under investigation for botching cases grows. NPR reports that a growing number of campuses, rather than training their provosts and professors to ...

Experts Blast Federal Approach To Juvenile Crime

Experts Blast Federal Approach To Juvenile Crime October 30, 2014 07:30:03 am By Ted Gest Photo via Flickr The federal agency that deals with juvenile crime issues needs better leadership and more money, says an expert panel of the National Resea...

Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through …

Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through … Abduction Suspect Strikes Officer With Car Leading To Police Chase Through ...CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia Police opened fire Wednesday night after a suspect struck an officer then took off, leading to a chase throughout the Northeast. This began on the 7300 block of Ditman Street in Mayfair around 9:30 p.m. when police ...
  October 30, 2014  

Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are false

Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are false Ferguson officials: Reports of police dept. changes are falseKSDKDespite new information claiming there are big changes coming to the Ferguson police department, local officials continue to deny any knowledge of those plans. Tuesday night, CNN reported Chief Thomas Jackson will soon resign, and city officials plan ...Ferguson police chief expected to step down, officials say CNNPolice In Ferguson Stock Up On Riot Gear Ahead Of Grand Jury Decision Huffington PostFerguson Police Chief Tom Jackson:...
  October 30, 2014  

Orlando man accused of killing roommate to appear in court today

Bryan Santana, the 20-year-old man who admitted to killing his roommate and sexually assaulting her body at their home, is scheduled to face an Orange County judge this morning.He is being held in Orange County Jail, facing first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder charges. Santana was arrested Tuesday at a downtown Orlando barbershop hours after he stabbed his 23-year-old roommate, Shelby Fazio, to death in their three-bedroom home on John Street in west Orange County, officials sa...

Ohio Cop Claims she has Expectation of Privacy as she Blocks Sidewalk with Car to Conduct Speed Trap

After spotting cops blocking sidewalks with their patrol cars as they conduct speed traps in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Michael DaBaer finally mustered up the courage to demand why they believe they are above the law. After all, he knew he would be cited if he did the same. So on Tuesday, he walked up to a cop with his camera recording and asked her why she was blocking the sidewalk. “I’m not blocking the sidewalk,” she responded in quick doublespeak. He told her she was wrong as s...
  October 30, 2014  

Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campus

Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campus Armed robbery suspect on the loose near IU campusWISH-TVBLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WISH) — Police in Bloomington say shots were fired during an overnight robbery near Indiana University's campus. This happened just after midnight at the Circle K/Mobil gas station at 4405 E. Third Street, about two miles east of ...Armed robbery with shots fired at Bloomington gas station Fox 59Bloomington police confront armed robbery suspect; Suspect flees WTHRBloomington Police Confront Armed Robbery, Shots...
  October 30, 2014  

IRS seizes hundreds of perfectly legal bank accounts, refuses to give money back

IRS seizes hundreds of perfectly legal bank accounts, refuses to give money back Published time: October 27, 2014 20:44 Edited time: October 29, 2014 10:14 ...

Senators Eye Asset Forfeiture Reform | Media focus builds pressure to limit seizures by feds

Senators Eye Asset Forfeiture Reform | Media focus builds pressure to limit seizures by feds AP BY: CJ Ciaramella Follow @cjciaramella October 29, 2014 3:50 pm Several U.S. senators are considering reforms to federal civil asset forfeiture laws—which allow the government to seize citizens’ property even if they are not convicted or charged with a crime—following several high-profile investigations by news outlets. On Sunday, the New York Times published a front-page investigation of several cases...
  October 30, 2014