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  • Move over: Tow truck operators are first responders, too

    Move over: Tow truck operators are first responders, too
    When I pass a crash scene, I typically focus on three things after police arrive: the victims, the vehicles and the emergency responders, in that order. I typically overlook tow truck operators, who also are considered emergency responders, sometimes...
  • In big test, Baltimore prosecutor moves swiftly on charges

    Baltimore's chief prosecutor, just 35 years old and on the job for less than four months, moved swiftly Friday to address the biggest challenge of her career when she announced charges including second-degree murder against six officers in the death of...
  • Trayvon Martin's mom sees progress in Baltimore

    Trayvon Martin's mom sees progress in Baltimore
    Trayvon Martin's mother tells CNN she was surprised but encouraged by the charges against six Baltimore police officers in Freddie Gray's death. "I just absolutely think this is a step in the right direction," Sybrina Fulton told CNN's Rene Marsh....
  • What is 'depraved heart' murder? Charge in Freddie Gray's death explained

    What is 'depraved heart' murder? Charge in Freddie Gray's death explained
    Of the list of charges lodged against the six officers involved in the arrest that led to Freddie Gray's death last month in Baltimore, the "depraved heart" murder charge faced by Officer Caeser R. Goodson Jr. may be the most unfamiliar. The wording may...
  • Freddie Gray: death by legal intervention

    Freddie Gray: death by legal intervention
    Eric Garner in New York's Staten Island, Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., Walter Scott in Summerville, S.C. And now Freddie Gray, right here in our beloved Charm City, becomes the latest citizen to join a macabre roster: the growing list of unarmed black...
  • Police officers charged in death of Freddie Gray

    Police officers charged in death of Freddie Gray
    All six police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray are being charged criminally for his death. Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced the charges in a press conference this morning if front of the War Memorial building near...
  • California woman who ran over father charged with murder

    A woman who authorities say ran over her father while he was trying to prevent her from driving drunk has been charged with second-degree murder in Southern California. Soukvilay Barton has pleaded not guilty and was held Thursday on $1 million bail. She...
  • Romeoville man pleads guilty to manslaughter in wife's 2010 death

     Romeoville man pleads guilty to manslaughter in wife's 2010 death
    A 72-year-old Romeoville man pleaded guilty Thursday to involuntary manslaughter and concealing a homicide. John Sadler originally faced murder charges after the 2010 death of his wife. At the time, prosecutors said Sadler told officers he hit his...
  • Correction: Cold Case Arrest story

    In a story April 27 about the arrest of a firefighter on murder charges, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the remains of Linda Watson were found among remains of immigrants. Her remains were found in an area where remains of immigrants...
  • Upstate NY man charged with murder in woman's death

    A 29-year old upstate New York man has been accused of killing an 82-year-old woman. Kenneth Weber was arraigned Tuesday in Broome County Court on a second-degree murder charge. Police say Saundra Stabler was last seen at her home on Jan. 25. She was...
  • Police: 'Generational cycle of gangs' caused uptick in Aurora violence

    Police: 'Generational cycle of gangs' caused uptick in Aurora violence
    Several hundred people filled the West Aurora High School auditorium in search of information about violence, gangs and crime in Aurora, the largest crowd yet in the police department's series of community meetings to discuss a rise in shootings this...