| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Nelson Bernard Clifford has been tried in three separate rape cases in recent years. Each time, he was linked through DNA to the scene and his accuser said she had been bound, blindfolded and attacked.
And each time, the 35-year-old was acquitted...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:03 PM
A Washington County Circuit Court judge on Thursday sentenced a Hagerstown man with a long criminal record to eight years in prison after he entered an Alford plea to conspiracy to commit a third-degree burglary in a January break-in linked to a federal...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:23 AM
The following release was issued Monday by the Kosciusko County Sheriff's Department:
Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested an Illinois man yesterday at Jellystone Campground on felony battery charges after allegedly seriously injuring a...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:36 AM
A scheduled preliminary hearing Thursday for a Martinsburg man charged in the Aug. 21 slaying of his wife has been postponed to give his newly appointed attorney time to review the case, Berkeley County Prosecuting Attorney Pamela Games-Neely said....
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:15 PM
CASPER, Wyo. -- Robert Arthur Reed solicited investors nationwide for a wind farm here.
But a federal judge ruled here this week that all the telephone huckster was really selling was a bunch of hot air.
U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl ordered...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Two Martinsburg men accused of a home-invasion style robbery Tuesday afternoon were arrested shortly after the incident was reported, the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office announced.
Roger Carter Doleman Jr., 27, and Raheim Raphael Doleman, 26,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:37 PM
A midshipman who says she was sexually assaulted by three members of the Naval Academy football team is scheduled to testify at a preliminary hearing Wednesday.
The woman has told investigators that she remembers little of the alleged assault last year,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:51 PM
JINAN, China -- In 1980, hundreds of millions of Chinese people gathered around communal televisions set up in schools and on basketball courts, mesmerized by the trial of Mao Tse-tung’s widow and members of the so-called Gang of Four who had led...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Five men found guilty of murder walked free Thursday from a Baltimore court after a series of emotional hearings that saw a man break down on the witness stand as he urged a judge not to release a prisoner convicted decades ago in the killing of his...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:56 PM
A Martinsburg man was being held without bond Thursday at Eastern Regional Jail after being charged in the slaying of his wife late Wednesday, according to Berkeley County Magistrate Court and jail records.
Rickie L. Greenfield Jr., 29, of Pendleton...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:11 AM
Having a date with the judge in the courthouse?
Then don't make matters worse by carrying some self-incriminating evidence to your trial like these inmates who wrote their own ticket to jail.
Three men -- co-defendants Marquise Sevonta Williams, Chaz...