Standoff with police ends in arrest of suspected thief

Standoff with police ends in arrest of suspected thiefTheNewsTribune.com“When we served a warrant there, a fire broke out,” police spokeswoman Loretta Cool said. It was unclear whether the fire was deliberately set. It severely damaged the apartment. The team next went to serve a warrant at a home in the 1100 block of ...Tacoma police use tear gas in standoff KIRO SeattleTacoma police arrest suspected car thief after standoff MyNorthwest.com
  December 19, 2014  

Joplin man draws 25-year term in home-invasion slaying

Joplin man draws 25-year term in home-invasion slayingJoplin GlobeA Joplin man was sentenced Friday to 25 years in prison for a 2012 home invasion slaying by a gang of five that mistakenly thought it would find a stash of drugs and money. Johnathan "J.T." Taylor, 21, was assessed the 25-year term for second-degree ...
  December 19, 2014  

Man wanted in kidnapping, robbery

Man wanted in kidnapping, robberyWinston-Salem JournalWinston-Salem police are looking for a man they say kidnapped and robbed one woman and tried to do the same thing with two others, according to a news release. Police were called Friday to the Wells Fargo bank at 4626 Country Club Road on a report of ...Colbert man pleads not guilty in kidnapping, domestic violence case Times Daily
  December 19, 2014  

MURRIETA: Pursuit of bank robbery suspects ends in shooting

MURRIETA: Pursuit of bank robbery suspects ends in shootingPress-EnterpriseMurrieta police said a bank robbery was reported about 2 p.m. at the First Citizens Bank on Jefferson Avenue at Ivy Street and a detective spotted a vehicle matching the description of suspect's at nearby Elm Street. The detective called for backup and ...BREAKING: Bank robbery suspects and police get into shooting following pursuit Valley News
  December 19, 2014  

3 generations of family nabbed in mail-order drug bust

3 generations of family nabbed in mail-order drug bustOttawa Sunpo Ottawa police put a stop to a significant mail order marijuana scheme that was allegedly using Canada Post to smuggle pot to communities in the Canadian North, where the street value of the drug increases exponentially. The drug unit launched its ...Ottawa cops bust weed and coke ring, seize Nunavut-bound dope Nunatsiaq News
  December 19, 2014  

1 Charged, 2 At Large In Macomb County Armed Home Invasion

1 Charged, 2 At Large In Macomb County Armed Home Invasion 1 Charged, 2 At Large In Macomb County Armed Home InvasionCBS LocalBond was for McCants was set at $100,000 case or surety at an arraignment in 41-B District Court Friday afternoon on the following charges: armed robbery, first degree home invasion, unlawful imprisonment, unlawful driving away of a motor vehicle ...Suspect nabbed in gunpoint holdup of Mt. Clemens woman Detroit Free PressMan charged in robbery of 67-year-old woman in Mt. Clemens WXYZ
  December 19, 2014  

Eileen Decker Said to Top List for Next U.S. Attorney in Los Angeles

     LOS ANGELES (CN) - Eileen Decker, a former federal prosecutor and Homeland Security official, has emerged as favorite in the secretive process of selecting a new U.S. attorney in the Central District of California, according to those knowledgeable with the nominating process.     U.S. Senator Diane Feinstein (D-Calif.) makes recommendations from the Central District in California to the White House through a bipartisan advisory committee.&nb...
  December 19, 2014  

Town of Maine man charged in murder

Town of Maine man charged in murderPress & Sun-BulletinTOWN OF MAINE – A man was charged Friday with killing a woman he shared a residence with in the Nanticoke Valley Mobile Home Park. Michael Fiocco, 33, was charged with felony second-degree murder in the death of 34-year-old Shannon Laskaris.
  December 19, 2014  

Sandy Hook principal’s daughter emerges as vocal gun-control advocate

Sandy Hook principal's daughter emerges as vocal gun-control advocateDanbury News TimesErica Lafferty, of Prospect, daughter of slain Sandy Hook Principal Dawn Hochsprung, speaks at the Mayor's Against Illegal Guns announcement at the Stamford Government Center in Stamford, Conn. on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Photo: Brian A.
  December 19, 2014  

Family of officer involved shooting victim files lawsuit

Family of officer involved shooting victim files lawsuitWLKY LouisvilleThe lawsuit claims Christiansen used "unnecessary lethal force" when he shot Jolley eight times while responding to a domestic disturbance call at Jolley's home on Esquire Alley. Caller: John Jolley needs to leave my house now. My lip is mother ...
  December 19, 2014