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  • Lawsuit amended over 1991 Newport News capital murder conviction

    Lawsuit amended over 1991 Newport News capital murder conviction
    NEWPORT NEWS — For more than 17 years after David Wayne Boyce was convicted of capital murder, a crucial piece of evidence in his favor sat in a box at the Newport News Police Department. The box was labeled with one word: "Boyce." In 1991,...
  • Loaded beanbag shotgun missing from sheriff's patrol car; search underway

    Loaded beanbag shotgun missing from sheriff's patrol car; search underway
    A loaded beanbag shotgun that’s capable of holding live shotgun rounds was reported missing Saturday from the trunk of a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department patrol car, and officials are calling on the public to help locate the potentially...
  • Mayor eulogizes officer as thousands of cops outside funeral turn backs in show of disrespect

    Thousands of police turned their backs Sunday as Mayor Bill de Blasio eulogized an officer shot dead with his partner, repeating a stinging display of scorn for the mayor despite entreaties to put anger aside. The show of disrespect came outside the...
  • Police from around US mourn with family of slain officer; thousands turn their backs on mayor

    Thousands of police turned their backs on Mayor Bill de Blasio at the second funeral for an officer gunned down in his squad car, repeating a stinging display of scorn for a mayor who many officers say is anti-police. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio...
  • Infant kidnapped, dumped, her parents shot: 'There are no words'

    Eliza Delacruz, 3 weeks old, was kidnapped and dumped in a trash bin in an incident that has brought exclamations of disbelief and horror from friends as well as police. “There are no words to describe it,” said Aaron Cruz, who lives just...
  • Mayor didn't trust state to review Cleveland boy's fatal shooting after 2012 police chase case

    Cleveland's mayor says he didn't trust a state agency to investigate the fatal police shooting of a 12-year-old boy who was carrying a pellet gun, because he believes the agency mishandled the investigation of a different shooting that led to charges...
  • Texas officer who used stun gun on 76-year-old man fired

     Texas officer who used stun gun on 76-year-old man fired
    A South Texas police officer who used a stun gun on a 76-year-old man during a traffic stop for an expired inspection sticker has been fired. Victoria police said Monday that Nathanial Robinson was fired following an internal affairs investigation...
  • Knowing eyes are watching could reduce police abuses

    Knowing eyes are watching could reduce police abuses
    The national outcry, debates and racial polarization that followed the decision by two separate grand juries to not indict police officers for the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner made it a near certainty the public would turn its attention to more...
  • Developments in police tensions: NYC mayor speaks; inquest in Montana; Ferguson juror sues

    The killings of two unarmed black men by white police officers in Missouri and in New York this summer touched off protests and a national debate over police conduct that intensified after grand juries declined to indict the officers. Tensions...
  • Son of slain hedge fund founder is charged with murder

    The son of a New York hedge fund founder has been charged with murdering his father, Thomas S. Gilbert, who was fatally shot at home Sunday afternoon, officials said. Thomas Gilbert Jr., 30, was arraigned Monday night and charged with second-degree...
  • Tamir Rice's family and attorneys renew call for justice

    The family of a black Cleveland 12-year-old shot and killed by police last year renewed their call for justice Tuesday as county detectives took over an investigation into the killing. A white Cleveland police officer, Timothy Loehmann, fatally shot...