Crime

Crime, violence by and against police, the judicial system

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50 Rescued, 339 Arrested in CA Human Trafficking Sting

According to the Los Angeles Times, nearly 50 victims of human trafficking, including 14 minors, were rescued during a three-day sting operation...
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Crump Announces GoFundMe Campaign for Single Mother Britany Jacobs in Clearwater ‘Stand Your Ground’...

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Civil rights attorney Ben Crump announced a new GoFundMe campaign to raise funds for Britany Jacobs, the fiance of the man gunned...
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CFO Jimmy Patronis Announces arrest of Miami Man for Pocketing $60,000 in Fake Insurance...

MIAMI, Fla. – Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis announced the arrest of Kenny Niebla, owner and operator of Andoba Trucking Company and...
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Former DA’s Bombshell Affidavit Could Clear Bill Cosby

n a brand new court filing on Tuesday, former Montgomery County District Attorney Bruce Castor confirmed that the civil depositions used to convict Bill...
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Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Black Boy Who Played With a Toy Gun

Zahiem Salahuddin was playing with his friends on a basketball court in Grays Ferry, Pa.  He had brought with him a plastic toy gun...
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Black Woman in Texas Begins 5 Year Prison Sentence for Voting

With the midterm elections just weeks away, activists and others are keeping keen eyes on any semblance of voter suppression – or worse. For...

Former Florida Police Chief framed innocent black men for crimes

by Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor  |  In 2013, then Biscayne Park Police Chief Raimundo Atesiano informed community leaders of the Biscayne Park Police...
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Laquan McDonald Killer Goes on Trial in Chicago this Week

After more than two years of pre-trial hearings, testimonies, delays, endless motions and countless protests, the wait is over for the family of Laquan...
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White Cop, Roy Oliver, Convicted of Murder in Jordan Edwards Killing

A Texas jury has found Roy Oliver guilty of murder in the 2017 shooting of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards.  The verdict was handed down Tuesday.  Edwards was...
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Former Jacksonville Jaguar Marlon McCree Arrested

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.— Yesterday, August 20, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis announced the arrest of former NFL player and assistant coach Marlon Tarron...