| Jul 26, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Two corrections officers at the troubled Baltimore City Detention Center have resigned after being charged with crimes, authorities said Friday.
A Baltimore grand jury indicted corrections officer Sean Graves, inmate Michael Gordon, and a third man,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Going to court?
Unless you want to court trouble, then it's best to leave your drugs at home.
Don't do what this woman did: She showed up for a court appearance 'armed' to party.
Lynette Lovett was busted when she showed up for a court appearance in...
| Oct 13, 2013
It feels ungrateful, not to mention anachronistic, to yearn for a fat realist novel when there are so many mesmerizing genre hybrids out there. Moreover, in our current end-times publishing climate, an 800-page bildungsroman narrated, David Copperfield-...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:20 PM
The owner of a tree and lawn service was arrested Thursday after he took thousands of dollars from an elderly couple for work he didn't do, Belle Isle police said Friday.
Joseph Spivey, 53, accepted $9,475 from a 96-year-old man and his 74-year-old wife...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:36 PM
The trial of two pill mill doctors took a dramatic turn just before lunch when the defense asked a key witness - the former owner of the pain clinics - to take off his shirt for jurors.
Jurors were escorted out of the courtroom before attorney...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Owning some of South Florida's busiest pill mills was lucrative work and nothing held him back, Christopher George told a jury on Tuesday — not his complete lack of experience in the health care industry or even his criminal history as a convicted...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Two South Florida doctors became "dope dealers" who prescribed massive doses of pain pills — resulting in the overdose deaths of nine people under their care, federal prosecutors said Friday as the physicians' criminal trial began.
| May 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
A South Florida doctor says he was "healing, not dealing" when federal agents raided the Hallandale Beach pain management clinic where he worked and seized his patient and business records.
Two years later, Dr. John Bennett hasn't been charged with...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Federal prosecutors say they can prove that two South Florida doctors prescribed powerful, addictive pain pills in such an irresponsible way that they should be held criminally accountable for the deaths of nine patients.
If convicted of the most...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:55 PM
The Wall Street madam running against Eliot Spitzer for New York City comptroller was arrested on suspicion of selling drugs -- probably a negative for her campaign.
Kristin Davis, a busty platinum blond who ran a high-end prostitution business, was...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Former Ravens reserve quarterback Cullen Finnerty died from pneumonia triggered by swallowing his own vomit, according to an autopsy report published today by the Associated Press.
Finnerty was also diagnosed with the degenerative brain disease, chronic...