| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:51 AM
On his web site wooing potential clients, Chicago criminal-defense attorney Beau Brindley boasts of his firm’s prowess in attacking government charges, saying they “aggressively pursue every case as if we were the accused.”
| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:43 AM
GLASGOW (Reuters) - Catching criminals and lifting weights is all in a day's work for Turks and Caicos Islands' policeman Michael Francois but the strong arm of the law let him down at the Commonwealth Games on Tuesday.
The 29-year-old weightlifter, a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:07 AM
A Tennessee man accused of selling Ecstasy pills to undercover police officers Sunday afternoon was among nearly three dozen people arrested at this year's Lollapalooza.
Of the 34 concertgoers picked up by cops during the three-day music festival in...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 9:58 AM
KISSIMMEE — Damar Dumas has a face that's hard for cops and witnesses to forget.
Maybe it's the spiders tattooed on both cheeks. Or the bullet hole inked on his neck and an orange-twist hairdo that catches the eye.
Just two weeks ago, an...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Agents said Friday they dismantled a crime ring shipping high-quality marijuana from California to International Drive hotel rooms, where associates would sign for the packages, before moving the drugs to suburban Orlando stash houses.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:25 PM
A troubled Reservoir Hill property that came to be known as "Murder Mall" will be demolished under an agreement that's left some residents relieved but others worried about where they'll go.
Baltimore Housing officials have been trying for at least four...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Allentown police arrested a man who was allegedly dealing marijuana on his mountain bike early Monday and then charged another man with trying to help him escape, according to court records.
Allentown police were conducting surveillance for suspected...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:07 PM
When an undercover officer and informant went shopping at the sprawling Honey 2000 warehouse in Orlando earlier this month, they picked up fake urine, bongs and "herb" grinders, records show.
The covert shoppers had plenty to pick from: U.S. Drug...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:15 PM
A Palm Beach County man who took part in a standoff with police and federal agents because he was upset they tried to arrest him just before Easter was sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison on Tuesday.
Willie Orso, 35, of West Palm Beach, said...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:47 PM
A months-long investigation led to raids at eight Volusia County homes — and a cabinet business — on Thursday, leading to 17 arrests in a Deltona-based heroin trafficking ring, the Sheriff's Office said.
Authorities said the investigation...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Police arrested four people on heroin-related charges Tuesday during a drug raid on a Phillipsburg apartment.
Milton Pettaway, 45, and Ashley Riffert, 28, who lived in the apartment, are facing the most serious charges, including possession of heroin,...