By JAY REEVES, Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) 07/12 — A renewed investigation into the brutal slaying of Emmett Till was prompted by a 2017 book that revealed lies by a key figure in the 1955 case that helped build momentum for the civil rights movement,
By MARK SCOLFORO, Associated Press LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) 06/26 — Police used genealogical information from a close relative to identify the suspect in the rape and strangulation of an elementary school teacher in 1992 and charged him Monday with the long unsolved killing.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 05/04 — Northern California detectives still trying to identify the infamous Zodiac Killer who targeted victims in the late 1960s and taunted investigators with letters say they hope to try the same DNA tracing technology recently used to arrest a suspect in another string of cold-case serial slayings — those blamed on the Golden State Killer.Read more »
By MICHAEL BALSAMO, JONATHAN J. COOPER and GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/28 — Investigators hunting for the so-called Golden State Killer turned to searching genetic websites in 2017 but misidentified an Oregon man as a potential suspect.
By DON THOMPSON and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/26 — A man once sworn to protect the public from crime was accused Wednesday of living a double life terrorizing suburban neighborhoods at night,
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) 04/22 — A murder that took 50 years to solve spurred Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni to commit more resources to investigating cold cases,
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) 04/11 — Authorities in Washington state on Wednesday released composite sketches based on DNA evidence of a suspect in an unsolved, 30-year-old double slaying of a young Canadian couple.Read more »
By DON SCHANCHE JR., Associated Press GRIFFIN, Ga. (AP) 11/05 — When 23-year-old Timothy Coggins was found dead and disfigured beside a Georgia highway in 1983,
CURT ANDERSON, AP Legal Affairs Writer MIAMI (AP) 04/13 — A quarter-century after he vanished on the eve of a major drug indictment, the last of Miami’s fabled “cocaine cowboys”
TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press TAMPA, Fla. (AP) 03/09 — Dr. Erin Kimmerle stands at the head of an open, watery grave and peers down.
It’s a sweltering fall day in Tampa,
ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 02/16 — A judge is refusing to let prosecutors try an 82-year-old man in the nonfatal shooting of an Ohio police officer almost 45 years ago.
COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — 02/14 A former store clerk was convicted Tuesday of murder in one of the nation’s most haunting missing-child cases,
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on an 82-year-old suspect in a 1972 nonfatal shooting of a police officer (all times local):
LOS ANGELES (AP) 02/05 — Police have arrested several people for a 1993 apartment building fire that killed 10 people, including seven children, it was announced Saturday.
MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 01/31 — More than four decades after the ex-wife of Righteous Brothers singer Bill Medley was raped and killed,