Report: Surveillance captures man beating ATM with hatchet

A man was arrested and charged Monday with beating an ATM with a hatchet in South Daytona, according to WFTV.com.Authorities has three surveillance images of Phillip Moore, 30, holding a personal check and swinging the hatchet at the ATM, reporters said.Read the full story at WFTV.com. Copyright © 2014, Orlando Sentinel
  September 23, 2014  

Suspected cop killer Eric Frein planned ‘extensively’ to ambush police …

Suspected cop killer Eric Frein planned 'extensively' to ambush police ...New York Daily NewsA self-taught survivalist wanted in the murder of a Pennsylvania state trooper allegedly planned his depraved plot for months — maybe even years. The FBI placed Eric Frein, 31, on its Most Wanted list for an ambush at a police barracks that killed Cpl ...In Tense Woods, Pennsylvania State Police Shift From Prey to Hunters New York TimesPolice find weapon belonging to cop-killing suspect USA TOD...

One arrested, more arrests to follow after Westport car chase

One arrested, more arrests to follow after Westport car chaseWTNHWESTPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are still looking for a fourth person involved in a car chase Monday evening. It happened just before 6 p.m. and started along Post Road West in Westport. That's where police pulled over a car, and ended up finding ...Car Stop Leads to Police Chase, Manhunt in Westport NBC ConnecticutPolice make narcotics arrest, then chase car from Westport to Norwalk and ... Minuteman News CenterThree charged...

Oviedo teacher accused of sexual contact with teen girl released from jail

The Oviedo teacher accused of having sexual contact with a teen girl has been released from jail, officials say.Michael Scott Fitzwater, 40, was arrested and charged Sunday with one count of unlawful sexual contact with a minor, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office.He is an exceptional-student education teacher at Hagerty High School in Oviedo.Fitzwater posted bail sometime after his first appearance hearing Monday afternoon.He was being held on a $15,000 bond. ...
  September 23, 2014  

Massachusetts Cops Tase Man before Confiscating Camera from Witness

Massachusetts Cops Tase Man before Confiscating Camera from Witness North Adams Police Director Michael Cozzaglio. Police in Massachusetts tased and arrested a man last week before turning on a witness who had recorded the incident, confiscating his phone. The North Adams Police Department claimed they had the right to confiscate the phone because the witness was “not cooperative,” meaning he didn’t want to hand it over voluntarily. But they also believe they can tase a man for making “challenging statements.” The cops also used the old “...
  September 23, 2014  

Wisconsin Gun control advocates push for background checks

Wisconsin Gun control advocates push for background checksWisconsin Radio NetworkBonavia said they are calling on gun owners to safeguard their weapons, and for politicians to pass laws that can help reduce gun violence. “Most urgently, we need background checks on all gun sales. The fact that we have not passed that law, even ...
  September 23, 2014  

Plan to Trap Middle School Sex Predator Backfires

     On January 14, 2010, Jeanne Dunaway and Teresa Terrell, vice principals at Sparkman Middle School near Huntsville, Alabama, received a complaint that a male student had touched a girl inappropriately. The subject of the complaint was no stranger to this kind of allegation. He had been accused of predatory sexual advances fifteen times in the recent past. The latest complaint resulted in the boy being placed on "in-school suspension." (Whatever that is.)     A couple of days later, te...

Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Louisville

Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Louisville Man killed in officer-involved shooting in LouisvilleWLKY LouisvilleEMS responded and did not transport the suspect from this shooting," Louisville Metro Police Chief Steve Conrad said. Police said the officer fired a number of shots, but at this time police are not sure how many. Conrad said the man did not fire any ...Officer involved shooting on Esquire Alley; one person dead WHAS 11.com (subscription)LMPD officer involved in Russell neighborhood shooting WAVEMan killed by officer in Lou...
  September 23, 2014  

NEW INFO: Pitt County murder suspect gets $2 million bond

NEW INFO: Pitt County murder suspect gets $2 million bondWITNDeputies say a validated gang member is in jail on a $2 million bond after a weekend murder. Stephon Rogers, 21, of Greenville is charged with first-degree murder. The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says Rogers shot a man several times. Brandon Smith's ...Suspect in Pitt County murder appeared in court Monday WNCTMan with extensive criminal history accused of Pitt County murder WCTI12.com
  September 23, 2014  

Criminal Justice Quote: Man Accused of Setting Massive California Wildfire

     A 37-year-old man was arrested and accused of igniting the massive King Fire that has burned 71,000 acres of Sierra foothills east of Placerville, California…El Dorado County authorities took Wayne Allen Huntsman into custody Wednesday September 17, 2014 on suspicion of felony arson. He was jailed in lieu of $10 million bail.     The King Fire, that began Saturday September 13, 2014 and ranks as one of the largest wildfires burning in California, has forced thousands from there hom...