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  • Jubilant Baltimore residents cheer charges in Freddie Gray case, as police decry 'rush to judgment'

    Jubilant Baltimore residents cheer charges in Freddie Gray case, as police decry 'rush to judgment'
    Amid a cacophony of people shouting and car horns honking, Baltimoreans pulled each other into close hugs and joyful handshakes Friday as word spread that State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby was charging six police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie...
  • Newport News man gets 35 years for 2012 Smithfield murder

    Newport News man gets 35 years for 2012 Smithfield murder
    A Newport News man was sentenced to 35 years in prison Wednesday for a botched robbery that resulted in the shooting death of a Smithfield man in 2012. According to police records, Shymeek Laron Stanfield of Newport News attempted to rob 36-year-old...
  • Man wanted in Florida on attempted murder, other charges captured in Hampton

    Man wanted in Florida on attempted murder, other charges captured in Hampton
    A man wanted on attempted murder and other charges in Florida was arrested in Hampton by U.S. marshals Tuesday night, officials said. Justin Jones, 24, was arrested at a Motel 6 at 1905 Coliseum Dr., after he was seen walking near the hotel about 10:...
  • NJ man charged with murder, rape in ex-girlfriend's killing

    A northern New Jersey man accused of raping and strangling his ex-girlfriend while their baby slept in a nearby crib has been indicted on murder and sexual assault charges. The Record (http://bit.ly/1DRiEeS ) reports that a grand jury also charged 24-...
  • Carroll sheriff questions why Baltimore officers weren't indicted

    Carroll sheriff questions why Baltimore officers weren't indicted
    Carroll County Sheriff Jim DeWees joined others who questioned why Baltimore's top prosecutor charged the six officers in the Freddie Gray case so quickly rather than taking the time to seek an indictment. "Why wasn't this case sent to a grand jury?"...
  • Shelter director's slaying fuels debate on homeless in NYC

    It was bad enough that Ana Charle was killed after leaving her job for the day as director at a homeless shelter for men. But how it happened shocked even seasoned investigators. They say her killer was an ex-con and former shelter resident who forced...
  • 7 killed in violence during anti-cartel operation in Mexico

    At least seven people died as flames and gunfire erupted around the western Mexico state of Jalisco on Friday when a military operation targeting a violent drug cartel was launched at the start of a three-day holiday weekend. Suspected cartel members...
  • Rage to relief in Baltimore as 6 officers charged in death

    Rage turned to relief in Baltimore on Friday when the city's top prosecutor charged six police officers with felonies ranging from assault to murder in the death of Freddie Gray. State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby said Gray's arrest was illegal and...
  • Suspect in fatal Rialto hate crime to be evaluated by psychiatrist

    Suspect in fatal Rialto hate crime to be evaluated by psychiatrist
    A San Bernardino County judge has expressed doubt about the mental competence of a Fontana man accused of a hate crime in the fatal baseball-bat beating of a 54-year-old grandfather in Rialto this week. Police say Jeremiah Bell, 22, went out Sunday...
  • Six officers charged in death of Freddie Gray

    Six officers charged in death of Freddie Gray
    The six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray – who died after being injured in police custody – have been charged criminally, State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced Friday. Mosby's announcement on the steps of...
  • Police investigating murder-suicide in Montgomery County

    Police investigating murder-suicide in Montgomery County
    Montgomery County officials are investigating a possible murder-suicide Thursday in Montgomery Township. Township police were dispatched at 6:47 p.m. on a report of shots fired in the 800 block of Karens Court. Police found Brienne Francisco, 36, in...