Suspect Sought on 6 Counts of Kidnapping, Armed Robbery

Suspect Sought on 6 Counts of Kidnapping, Armed RobberyWLTX.comColumbia, SC (WLTX) -- The Richland County Sheriff is asking for the public's assistance in locating a man on six charges of kidnapping and armed robbery. Deputies state that on January 12th of 2013, Tony Middleton, 24, was one of two suspects that ...

Police search for Denver bank robbery suspect

Police search for Denver bank robbery suspect9NEWS.comsuspect_2. The man accused of robbing a Denver bank. (Photo: DPD). 3 CONNECT 3 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. DENVER – Police are looking for the armed man accused of robbing a Denver bank Saturday afternoon. It happened just after ...Denver Police Release Photos Of Wanted Bank Robbery Suspect CBS Local

Cypress mom terrorized during home invasion in upscale subdivision

Cypress mom terrorized during home invasion in upscale subdivisionKHOUInstead, a man with a handkerchief over his face stormed into her home and told her to get on the ground. He put zip-ties around her wrists and held a gun to her head. Two more men entered and demanded to know where she kept her safe. When the robbers ...
  September 22, 2014  

Brockport police, college at odds over weekend chaos

Brockport police, college at odds over weekend chaosRochester Democrat and ChronicleThe Brockport Police Department and the College at Brockport appear to be at odds over a homecoming weekend incident in which nearly 1,000 college students and alumni were forced into the village's Main Street after police shut down several bars early ...Brockport Police Chief Insists Main Street Incident Not a Riot TWC News

French national taken in Algeria, group claims kidnapping

French national taken in Algeria, group claims kidnappingReutersThe Caliphate Soldiers, a group linked to Islamic State militants, published a video on the Internet soon after the French ministry's announcement on Monday, claiming responsibility for the kidnapping and showing a man who identified himself as Herve ...Islamist Group Kidnaps Frenchman in Algeria ABC NewsFrenchman kidnapped in Algeria FRANCE 24ISIS-linked group holds Frenchman hostage Al-Arabiya

No on Proposition 47

No on Proposition 47 Proposition 47 on California's ballot would reduce a potload of felonies to misdemeanors.  The District Attorney of San Francisco is a sponsor.  On the other side of the Bay, Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley is against it.  She has this op-ed in the SF Chron:Vote NO on Proposition 47. It is a Trojan horse. Under the guise of protecting schools and neighborhoods, Prop. 47 turns certain crimes into misdemeanors and exposes Californians to ...
  September 22, 2014  

Mansfield teacher found dead days after being placed on leave

A fourth grade Mansfield math teacher who had been placed on administrative leave following allegations of indecency with a child died on Sunday. Spencer Elementary Principal Robyn Rinearson confirmed the death of Alan Butler in an email to families. The cause of death has not been released. Butler was placed on leave Thursday. Mansfield ISD Police and Child Protective services are investigating the claim. “This is a tragic situation for our school community. Our condolences go out to every...

Police: Suffolk plainclothes officer suffers serious head injury after being …

Police: Suffolk plainclothes officer suffers serious head injury after being ...NewsdayPolice: Suffolk plainclothes officer suffers serious head injury after being struck by vehicle. Updated September 22, 2014 6:29 PM By PATRICIA KITCHEN. AND WILLIAM MURPHY patricia.kitchen@newsday.com, william.murphy@newsday.com ...
  September 22, 2014  

No Relief for Hedge Fund Manager

     MINNEAPOLIS (CN) - A hedge fund manager and his companies will not get a retrial in a securities fraud case springing from Thomas Petters' $3.7 billion Ponzi scheme, a federal judge ruled. But they will not suffer civil penalties, and the manager's wife was dismissed as a relief defendant.     Marlon Quan and his companies Acorn Capital Group LLC, Stewardship Investment Advisors LLC and ACG II LLC were found liable in February for securities...
  September 22, 2014  

Some evidence excluded in home invasion trial

Some evidence excluded in home invasion trialWMUR ManchesterAS AMY COVENO REPORT, LAMONTAGNE WON SOME AND LOST SOME OF HIS PRETRIAL MOTIONS. LAMONTAGNE TOOK THE STAND DURING HIS PRETRIAL HEARING LAST WEEK IN SUPERIOR COURT IN MANCHESTER, TELLING THE JUDGE ...
  September 22, 2014