| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:13 AM
SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — Two men stand anxiously at the classroom entrance and another lies seriously wounded beside a wall outside. "Don't come down here, I'm telling you — I'll kill 'em," a man inside the classroom shouts to officers snaking...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 12:08 PM
In a mixed verdict, a federal judge awarded $3 million to the parents of an 18-year-old honor student shot and killed by plainclothes drug enforcement agents, but also determined that the authorities were not negligent in their actions.
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Attorney General Eric Holder announced recently that the United States' practice of locking up so many of its citizens has to stop. News outlets almost uniformly reported that Mr. Holder was drastically limiting the application of mandatory minimum...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:16 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Springfield, Mo., man and a Kirbyville, Mo., man were charged in federal court today for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:48 PM
A search for a missing 11-year-old autistic boy in Riverside County expanded Tuesday, with hundreds of volunteers and law enforcement officials searching the rural hills around Menifee.
More than 100 deputies from five Southern California sheriff’...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:46 AM
The number of auto thefts in Prince George's County has dropped by more than 54 percent over the last five years, according to state figures. Laurel Police Department officials said the city has also seen a decreased number of auto thefts in recent years....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Sheriff's Department deputies in Pico Rivera allegedly threw a chair at a dog, fired Tasers at his face, shot the animal twice with a gun and let him bleed to death, according to a lawsuit filed in Superior Court.
The lawsuit, filed Wednesday at the...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:38 PM
A Huntington Beach couple were charged Thursday with trying to sell the skin of an endangered tiger, according to authorities.
Karim Hanna, 44, and Margarita Licomitros, 36, could face up to a year in federal prison if convicted of offering a Sumatran...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:46 PM
As George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial draws to close, law enforcement agencies are preparing to quell any potential violence that the verdict in the high-profile case could spark.
Locally and statewide, law enforcement agencies are ready to...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Illinois lawmakers overrode Gov. Pat Quinn's veto of concealed carry legislation on Tuesday, but it will likely be 2014 before any firearm owners are permitted to pack handguns in public.
The last state to adopt a concealed carry law, Illinois now has...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Three more people have been arrested in connection with a large mail theft ring. The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Department says the arrests came as they continue to follow leads and work with other law enforcement agencies.
Along with those arrests,...