Names Released in Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting

Names Released in Deadly Officer-Involved Shootingwhotv.comTwenty-five-year-old Andrew Worsfold died after exchanging gunfire with Officer Ramon Maxey, 49, and Officer Benjamin Scheevel, 23. Shortly before 4:00 a.m., police say the officers were on patrol near the Jiffy Gas Station on 3rd and Linn Avenue.
  December 17, 2014  

Galion men charged with robbery

Galion men charged with robbery Galion men charged with robberyBucyrus Telegraph ForumTwo men were arraigned this week in Crawford County Common Pleas Court in connection with a robbery at the Galion Motomart on Nov. 12. Bond was continued by Judge Russell Wiseman at $500,000 each for Kenneth F. Higgins, 24, of Galion, and ...
  December 17, 2014  

HPD says resident shot in the head during possible home invasion

HPD says resident shot in the head during possible home invasionKHOUHOUSTON – Police are investigating a possible home invasion that ended with a man being shot in the head overnight in east Houston. According to the Houston Police Department, the victim is in critical condition Wednesday morning after he was shot in ...
  December 17, 2014  

Gang figure guilty of murder, kidnapping

Gang figure guilty of murder, kidnapping Gang figure guilty of murder, kidnappingU-T San DiegoSAN DIEGO — The latest in a line of defendants to be tried in connection with a drug trafficking crew called Los Palillos was convicted this week of murder and kidnapping for ransom. Edgar Lopez, 40, went to trial in San Diego Superior Court on six ...
  December 17, 2014  

Three held in robberies, kidnapping above UC Berkeley campus

Three held in robberies, kidnapping above UC Berkeley campusSFGateThree suspects have been arrested in connection with two armed robberies of couples in the hills above the UC Berkeley campus on Thanksgiving, police said Wednesday. One couple was forced to go to an ATM in Contra Costa County and pull out cash, UC ...
  December 17, 2014  

Police: Man exchanged gunfire with officers, later died

Police: Man exchanged gunfire with officers, later diedKCCI Des MoinesPolice said the man killed has been identified as Andrew Jay Worsfold, 25, of Marshalltown. The officers involved in the shooting are Officer Ramon Maxey, 49, and Officer Benjamin Scheevel, 23. Police said the shooting happened at 3:47 a.m., when the ...Iowa police critically shoot armed man Sioux Falls Argus LeaderMarshalltown Police Fatally Shoot Armed Suspect Overnight whotv.com
  December 17, 2014  

Leyonhjelm’s gun control criticism over Sydney siege called ‘seductive nonsense’

Leyonhjelm's gun control criticism over Sydney siege called 'seductive nonsense'The GuardianCrossbench senator David Leyonhjelm's claim that the relaxation of gun control laws could have helped avoid the fatal Sydney cafe siege situation has been described as “seductive nonsense”. Leyonhjelm told ABC radio on Thursday: “That nutcase who held ...Australia a 'nation of victims', deadly Sydney siege unlikely in Texas, says ... ABC OnlineCalls to relax gun laws are...
  December 17, 2014  

Mass. Foster Care Reform Punted to Legislature

     CHICAGO (CN) - The responsibility for fixing Massachusetts' seriously flawed foster care system resides with the state's legislature, not the courts, the 1st Circuit ruled.     The ruling stems from a class action filed against the state by the guardians six foster care children on behalf of the estimated 85,000 children currently enrolled in the program.     Among other problems they cite, the plaintiffs claim that ...

Nearly 500 baggies of heroin seized in historic drug bust

Nearly 500 baggies of heroin seized in historic drug bustSunbury Daily ItemSUNBURY — City officers and a drug-sniffing German shepherd on Wednesday raided a North 12th Street home, seized nearly 500 baggies of heroin worth $10,000, and four residents were arrested in what police Chief Brad Hare calls the largest drug bust ...
  December 17, 2014  

Stolen vehicle chase ends in crash in Beverly Hills

Stolen vehicle chase ends in crash in Beverly HillsKABC-TVTwo stolen vehicle suspects lead police on a short chase that ended in a crash in Beverly Hills on Wednesday. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle shortly before 3 p.m., Beverly Hills police said. The suspects gave chase. The pursuit ended at the ...Stolen Car Chase Ends in Major Beverly Hills Crash Patch.com
  December 17, 2014