| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:14 PM
Human remains found on a boulder-strewn hillside in Cabazon have been identified as those of a 31-year-old man reported missing in 2009, authorities said Tuesday.
Jason Timothy Swenddal was a resident of Cabazon when he disappeared, according to the...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:44 PM
NIXA, Mo - As cyber-crimes become more advanced, so is the software being used to track down criminals.
"He has software that goes out onto the Internet and searches for people that are sharing child pornography. His computer is able to identify those...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:24 PM
SACRAMENTO — Closing a loophole in California's rape law, Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a bill clarifying that an attacker who impersonates someone else to coerce a victim into sexual activity can be prosecuted for rape.
He also approved a...
| Sep 4, 2013
"A person is justified in the use of deadly force and does not have a duty to retreat if he or she reasonably believes that such force is necessary to prevent imminent death or great bodily harm to himself or herself or another or to prevent the...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 12:46 PM
A man whose testimony helped convict former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky of sexually abusing boys has become the first victim to reach a financial settlement against the university and will receive several million dollars,...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Penn State might never be able to fully shake off the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, but news that one victim has settled and other claimants might soon follow marks a legal milestone after almost a year of negotiations.
Attorney Tom Kline...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Wednesday is the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, and if you've missed all the hoopla surrounding it in the past week, you must have been making a conscious effort to avoid it.
I think anniversary commemorations are...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:23 PM
A woman was robbed Thursday morning in North Baltimore one block away from a mugging that took place the day before, continuing a trend of recent street robberies that worry police.
Sometime after 8 a.m., three men described as being in their early...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Editor's note: The Anchorage office of the FBI released this timeline of admitted serial killer Israel Keyes' travels Monday (Aug 12), in an attempt to learn more from the public about his crimes before his December suicide.
The following is a...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Updated Aug. 13 at 6 a.m.
In an extensive Tuesday release, the FBI offered much more information on serial killer Israel Keyes' far-flung travels, following up on the initial Monday release of a timeline detailing his 15-year trail of murders, robberies...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Rita Marie Furst, who founded a coalition to advocate for crime victims' rights, died of congestive heart failure Tuesday at Lighthouse Senior Living in Ellicott City. The Catonsville resident was 94.
A founder of the Maryland Coalition Against Crime,...