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  • Jury trial opens in Hampton killing

    Jury trial opens in Hampton killing
    During the first day of a homicide trial Tuesday, prosecutors painted a picture of two people whose longtime friendship ended at the barrel of a gun in 2013. "This case is about betrayal, about the betrayal of one friend against the other … The...
  • Deputies: Beeping motorist sparked chase, road-rage shooting in Osceola

    Deputies: Beeping motorist sparked chase, road-rage shooting in Osceola
    A motorist who beeped at a vehicle for waiting too long at a stop sign triggered a chase and road-rage shooting Monday night, according to the Osceola County Sheriff's Office. The incident unfolded shortly before 7 p.m. in Intercession City. A gold...
  • Chance encounter ended with Anne Arundel officer shot

    Chance encounter ended with Anne Arundel officer shot
    After nights patrolling the county, Cpl. Larry Adams would return home, each morning, to see his daughter onto the school bus. Friday morning, he never came home. Police searched for his shooter through the day and announced, at nearly midnight,...
  • No bail for Markham man charged in fatal shooting in Ford Heights

    No bail for Markham man charged in fatal shooting in Ford Heights
    A 21-year-old man has been ordered held with no bail after being accused of fatally shooting a man in south suburban Ford Heights in February, authorities said. Shaquille E. Williams, of the 2900 block of Sussex Avenue in Markham, was charged with...
  • Police: 2nd suspect held in Anne Arundel officer's shooting

    Anne Arundel County police say a second suspect has been arrested in the shooting of a police officer who remains in serious condition. Police said Sunday that Cpl. Larry Adams has been upgraded from critical to serious condition at Baltimore's Shock...
  • South Carolina cop charged in shooting is 'wonderful person,' mother says

    South Carolina cop charged in shooting is 'wonderful person,' mother says
    Karen Sharpe on Friday visited her son, Michael, under circumstances no mother would ever want to endure. She saw Michael T. Slager, a former police officer charged with murder, from behind a glass prison partition. He wore a black-and-white striped...
  • Parolee held on $350K after accidental shooting of 8-year-old boy

    Parolee held on $350K after accidental shooting of 8-year-old boy
    A parolee was ordered held on $350,000 bail after an 8-year-old boy was accidentally shot by another child last week in North Lawndale on the city's West Side. Police said the gun the children used belonged to Jeffery Williams, 34, of the 1100 block...
  • Harford sheriff investigating accidental fatal shooting

    Authorities say one man is dead after an apparent accidental shooting in Harford County. Deputies from the Harford County Sheriff's office were called to the scene in Darlington on Saturday afternoon. That's where they found 33-year-old Ronald Metzger...
  • Minister: Shooting of black man by white officer racist

    The death of a black man shot in the back while fleeing a white police officer was the act of a racist cop, a minister told hundreds who gathered Saturday for the funeral of Walter Scott. "All of us have seen the video," the Rev. George Hamilton, the...
  • Schuh spokesman: Body cameras for police not top priority

    Schuh spokesman: Body cameras for police not top priority
    On the day an Anne Arundel County police officer was shot, a spokesman for County Executive Steve Schuh reiterated his position that body cameras for police are not among his administration's top priorities. Schuh spokesman Owen McEvoy said that while...
  • Deja vu: Misdemeanor turns capital offense, all over again

    WASHINGTON — You thought, perhaps, that we were making this stuff up? That the whole "Black Lives Matter" thing was probably overblown? That the idea of African-American men having to fear routine encounters with the police was being exaggerated...