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Phoenix police Sgt. Juan Hernandez sues over Facebook investigation

Friday  17:40,   11 october 2019
azcentral

A police sergeant is suing the Phoenix Police Department in federal court, claiming the agency violated his First Amendment free-speech rights.Sgt. Juan Hernandez shared 11 memes or "news articles" that say Muslims are criminals or refer to... >>>

Philadelphia Police: 5 Men Shot In Queen Village Courtyard While Playing Game Of Dice

Friday  17:25,   11 october 2019
msn

The five gunshot victims range in age from 19 to 57. All are in stable condition.A neighbor says the people involved in that dice game play all the time.Police have yet to determine what sort of role that may have had in connection to the... >>>

Motion suggests I-70 truck crash suspect needs new counsel after lawyer arrested

Friday  16:50,   11 october 2019
kdvr

GOLDEN, Colo. — The man facing four counts of vehicular homicide for the I-70 truck crash in Lakewood last April might want to get a new lawyer, according to a motion filed by Jefferson County prosecutors. The First Judicial District Attorney’s... >>>

Police investigate officer involved shooting in Aurora

Friday  16:50,   11 october 2019
9news

Aurora and Denver Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place late Thursday night. At about 11:30 p.m., police were called out to the 1500 block of South Bahama Circle in Aurora, according to a news release from Aurora... >>>

Prosecutors File 6 Felony Charges After Bellevue Attack, Chase

Friday  16:30,   11 october 2019
patch

Court documents reference Aric Knapik's 12 previous domestic violence convictions. A judge granted the amount and scheduled an arraignment hearing for October 22nd. Knapik faces six felony counts, with charges that include assault, attempted... >>>

Notorious kidnapper ran gold mine and Christmas tree farm from prison

Friday  16:30,   11 october 2019
cbsnews

A "48 Hours" investigation shows how Frederick Wood lived behind bars – he married three times and bought a pricey mansion with an ocean viewIt was back in July 1976, when three young men from wealthy families kidnapped a school bus full of children >>>

Boston Marathon bomber wants life sentence, not death

Friday  16:10,   11 october 2019
bostonherald

Attorneys for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev have unveiled their appeal of his death sentence, asking the court to reverse either the sentence or his convictions and order a punishment of life in prison — not death. In the 207-page... >>>

7-year-old boy in critical condition after homeless man's random attack

Friday  16:10,   11 october 2019
abcnews.go

A 7-year-old New York boy is in critical but stable condition after a homeless man picked him up and slammed him headfirst into the ground.The incident happened just before 5 p.m. on Monday afternoon in the Kew Gardens neighborhood of Queens in New... >>>

Former Georgia police chief, family indicted in citation extortion scheme

Friday  15:30,   11 october 2019
11alive

A former police chief, court clerk, and an officer - all family - have been indicted in an alleged scheme to extort several people, threatening severe charges and jail time if victims didn't comply. Cherokee District Attorney Rosemary Greene... >>>

Tarrant County sheriff faces backlash for comments made about undocumented immigrants in his jail

Friday  15:05,   11 october 2019
wfaa

At the White House Thursday morning, Tarrant County Sheriff Bill E. Waybourn joined the acting ICE director at a press conference and stood at the podium, giving his take of undocumented immigrants in his jail. "This morning, we had 4,200 inmates,"... >>>

2 Teens Shot Outside River Oaks Center In Calumet City, Prompting Lockdown

Friday  15:05,   11 october 2019
msn

Two teenagers were seriously wounded outside the River Oaks Center mall in Calumet City Thursday evening, prompting a lockdown at the mall. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncCalumet City police Chief Christopher Fletcher said... >>>

Philadelphia Police: Suspect Followed Drexel University Student Into Apartment, Raped Her

Friday  15:05,   11 october 2019
msn

The assault happened on the 3200 block of Winter Street, just before 1 p.m. Wednesday. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncStudents on campus are staying vigilant, hoping an arrest is made soon. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], >>>

'There's no words to describe it' | Former DC inmate thanks Georgetown professor and Kim Kardashian-West for making him a free man

Friday  14:58,   11 october 2019
wusa9

A former D.C. inmate, who was incarcerated for murder, spoke to students at Georgetown University less than 72 hours after leaving prison. "People can change, people can become better," Momolu Stewart said in Marc Howard's criminal justice... >>>

NYPD: Homeless Man Facing Charges After Randomly Attacking 7-Year-Old Boy In Queens

Friday  14:30,   11 october 2019
msn

A 7-year-old boy is in critical condition this morning after being attacked by a homeless man Thursday in Queens. © Provided by CBS Local, a division of CBS Radio IncPolice say the suspect – Laurance Gendreau – is emotionally disturbed.... >>>

Jury selection in newspaper shooting case to be discussed

Friday  09:55,   11 october 2019
msn

A judge and attorneys in the case of a man charged with killing five people at a Maryland newspaper are to discuss questions potential jurors will be asked during jury selection. A pretrial hearing is planned Friday in the case of Jarrod Ramos, >>>