Violent Crime

Violent Crime

He took a single sucker punch in front of his fiancee. The next day,...

The man approached the couple outside their Iowa home earlier this month. "You owe me money," he said, according to a report obtained by the...

Unknown To Robber, Victim Was a Facebook Friend

The moment DeVonte Dixon kicked in the apartment door - looking to rob the place - he appeared to have had no idea that...

Suspect Sought After Woman’s Body Found In West Hollywood Dumpster

CALIFORNIA -- (News Release / LACSD) -- Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Abdulla Tario Camran,...
Monet Curtis was found guilty of one count of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree child abuse resulting in death of her 20 month old son. Curtis faces up to 40 years in prison for her crimes.

L.A. double-murderer charged with woman’s 1972 killing

LOS ANGELES -- A felon serving time for a double murder was convicted yesterday of killing a 79-year-old woman in her apartment in 1972,...

Suspects who took guns in burglary plotted Baton Rouge police ambush, police say

A suspect in a burglary of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana, pawn shop told investigators his group was seeking bullets to harm police officers in...
COLUMBUS -- Police at Ohio State University are investigating a 'self-inflicted shooting' that happened at the Wexner Arts Center for Arts Sunday.

Police: Man uses knife, beer stein to murder woman in Nashville apartment

TENNESSEE -- (News release / MNPD) -- Hermitage Precinct detectives today charged Toby N. Tassmer with criminal homicide for the stabbing/beating death of a...

Arrest Made In Murder of Boston Teen Found Dead In Garage

At about 8:51 AM on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, officers assigned to District A-7 (East Boston) responded to a radio call for a person...

Dallas Cop Killer Wrote Final Message In His Own Blood, Police Chief Says

The gunman who fatally shot five Dallas law enforcement officers appeared delusional, taunted police during extensive negotiations by singing and "laughing at us" and...
Monet Curtis was found guilty of one count of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree child abuse resulting in death of her 20 month old son. Curtis faces up to 40 years in prison for her crimes.

‘You Almost Killed Me’: Man Gets 30 Years for Boston Rape, Brutal Beating

BOSTON, June 30, 2016—A rapist identified through a DNA match was sentenced to up to 30 years in prison for attacking a woman in...
The info-graphic below, "The Truth About Women of Color Behind Bars", provides an in-depth look into the statistics, facts, and figures about women of color in U.S. prisons and jails.

Man sentenced for trying to hire second hit man

BOSTON – A Chelmsford financial planner was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Boston in connection with attempting to hire an individual to...

GRAPHIC: 911 calls detail Texas mom fatally shooting daughters

On the day she gunned down her daughters in the middle of the street, Christy Sheats - described by friends and family online as...

Shanika Minor added to FBI Most Wanted list, accused of killing pregnant mother

(Scroll down for video) -- A Wisconsin woman charged with killing a pregnant woman and her unborn child has been named to the FBI’s...

Sorority sister gets life term for tossing newborn into trash to die

On the morning of April 22, 2015, one sorority sister after another opened the bathroom door and recoiled in disgust. The toilet at Muskingum University's...
Monet Curtis was found guilty of one count of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree child abuse resulting in death of her 20 month old son. Curtis faces up to 40 years in prison for her crimes.

Brothers Convicted of 2013 Murder For Ex-Boyfriend’s Insurance Money

LOS ANGELES -- Separate juries have convicted two brothers for killing a Glendale man in a scheme to collect on his $2.5 million insurance...

Man Charged, Accused of Firing Weapon at Police Officers

COOKEVILLE, TENN. -- (TBI)  – Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a man accused of firing a weapon...