Beacon Hill family terrorized by home invasion robbers

Beacon Hill family terrorized by home invasion robbersKIRO SeattleA Beacon Hill family is worried armed home invaders will return after they kicked in the family's front door, beat them and stole jewelry right off their bodies. Ngan Dang said she heard loud banging at the door just after 2 a.m., and it took only ...Man pistol-whipped during Beacon Hill home invasion The Seattle Times (blog)

Maryland Cops Pounce on Man for Recording and Not Providing ID, Charging him with Assault on Police

The first cop that walked up to Robert Weiler acknowledged that he wasn’t committing a crime by video recording in a parking lot, but he still needed to see his identification anyway. This after he first snapped a photo of Weiler with his own camera, who apparently was protesting against abortion holding up a sign with a picture of a bloodied fetus last June. Berwyn Heights police officer James Ignowski insisted he needed to run his name for warrants “because you’re recording...
  September 17, 2014  

Photos of Suspects in Hate Crime Attack of Gay Couple in Center City Released

Photos of Suspects in Hate Crime Attack of Gay Couple in Center City ReleasedNBC 10 PhiladelphiaThe suspected hate crime Thursday left one man with deep facial lacerations and a wired jaw. Both victims are in their late 20s. The video released Tuesday by the Philadelphia Police Department shows about a dozen young people strolling downtown.Did This Anonymous Twitter User Just Help Solve A Philadelphia Hate Crime? UproxxSuspects in Philly gay bashing to surrender after being ID'd by internet ...
  September 17, 2014  

Man, 22, arrested in connection with Mid-City home invasion

Man, 22, arrested in connection with Mid-City home invasionThe Times-Picayune - NOLA.comA 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a Mid-City home invasion Monday (Sept. 15), New Orleans police said. Raymond Johnson was booked Tuesday on charges of home invasion, burglary, possession of stolen goods, outstanding ...
  September 17, 2014  

Investigation continues after bank robbery, shooting

Investigation continues after bank robbery, shootingSt. George Daily SpectrumGEORGE – The Zions Bank on south River Road was open again Monday, with business happening as usual just days after a brazen robbery that led to a high-speed chase and eventually the suspect's death. St. George resident Benjamin J. Schroff, 37, was ...

Body camera not used during officer-involved shooting

Body camera not used during officer-involved shooting Body camera not used during officer-involved shootingWWLNEW ORLEANS - They were touted as a way to increase officer accountability, but new information in one officer-involved shooting raises questions about how often police are using body cameras and dash cameras. "It's an unbiased unvarnished record of ...
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Drug Bust At Used Car Sale Lot

Drug Bust At Used Car Sale LotKARKLITTLE ROCK, AR -- An attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice says a Little Rock man sold anything but used cars at his auto shop on Forbing Road near I-30 and University. A major drug bust went down at Brewster's Used Auto and Detail Shop early ...
  September 16, 2014  

Kidnapping Survivor Shares Her Story in Arkansas

Kidnapping Survivor Shares Her Story in ArkansasKARKSEARCY, AR - A woman who made national headlines after being kidnapped, then found nine months later is speaking out in Arkansas tonight. Elizabeth Smart was abducted from her bedroom in Utah in 2002. Her captors raped and beat her repeatedly.
  September 16, 2014  

Superior court judge again blocks release of Kendrec McDade shooting report

Superior court judge again blocks release of Kendrec McDade shooting report LOS ANGELES >> Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James Chalfant on Tuesday granted a temporary restraining order prohibiting the city of Pasadena from releasing a redacted version of an independent report on the fatal officer involved shooting of Kendrec McDade.The judge’s ruling came in response to an application from the Pasadena Police Officers’ Association to stop the release of the report. The union argued that the report includes personnel information and releasing it would violat...
  September 16, 2014  

Carson woman pleads for thief to return 90-pound tortoise

Carson woman pleads for thief to return 90-pound tortoise Karen Short knows Cruiser couldn’t have gotten very far if he escaped from her Carson yard.After all, her 90-pound African spur-thighed sulcata tortoise isn’t exactly a speed demon.Short believes someone stole her beloved pet from the front yard he has called home for nine years without any problems. His pal, another, even larger sulcata tortoise named Tank, is now alone.“I think he knows because they are not stupid,” Short said. “He walks up and down the yard saying, ‘Where is Cruis...
  September 16, 2014