Category: Crime

Opinion: How Policing Black Boys Leads To The Conditioning Of Black Men

Mistrust and alienation between black men and the police have become so entrenched that we need radical, sweeping change. The collective...

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Betty Shelby Aquitted in Killing of Unarmed Terence Crutcher

Protestors: “No Justice, No Peace. No Racist Police.”TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A jury HAS acquitted Betty Shelby, a white Oklahoma...

Right-Wing Media’s Favorite Tale of ‘Immigrant Rape’ Evaporates

The Maryland case was widely promoted by Carlson, Fox, and other right-wing pundits, but now that the charges have been dismissed as...

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Shelter to offer trafficking victims a safe haven, life and job skills

BATON ROUGE, LA – Pope Francis has targeted eradication of human trafficking as one of his papacy’s highest priorities, and the...

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Charges Filed in Cop’s Shooting of Unarmed Therapist

North Miami Officer Charged with Attempted ManslaughterIn July, 2016  North Miami police officer Jonathan Aledda shot an unarmed...

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Toddler who family said wandered off found dead in home

CHICAGO — The search for a missing Illinois toddler came to a tragic end a little more than 24 hours after it began, according to CBS...

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Man suspected in facebook killing shoots himself

Steve Stephens, the man being sought in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree shot himself to death on Tuesday in Pennsylvania,...

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Vehicle pursuit turns deadly in Orange County; Lake deputy placed on leave

MINNEOLA – A Lake County deputy was placed on administrative leave after a vehicle pursuit turned deadly after crossing the Orange County...

Prison Moonshine: A Desperate But Profitable Business

Movies and TV shows have a tendency to romanticize, or humorize, the making of illicit moonshine. Bootleggers were breaking the law, sure,...

Two arrested for bilking Medicaid of $4.6 mil

SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. —  Maria Navarro Martin and Judith Benech faced a Seminole County judge Wednesday after being arrested for...