By DAVID McFADDEN and COURTNEY COLUMBUS, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 05/12 — The disgraced leader of a rogue Baltimore police unit was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to nine robberies while on the force.
NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine (AP) 04/27 — Authorities are searching for a third day for a man sought in the fatal shooting kill of a deputy sheriff in Maine.Read more »
By MARINA VILLENEUVE, Associated Press NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine (AP) 04/25 — A gunman in Maine killed a sheriff’s deputy, stole his cruiser and robbed a convenience store early Wednesday,
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,
By DAVID PORTER, Associated Press NEWARK, N.J. (AP) 03/06 — A man who said he was on a “jihad” to avenge U.S. policy in the Middle East made a surprise guilty plea Tuesday to killing a college student in New Jersey and confessed to killing three other people in Washington state in a crime binge that took investigators weeks to connect.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 02/19 — Police say a gun-wielding Ohio pastor and two family members have robbed a Sunday school teacher at their church.
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By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/13 — Baltimore’s latest police corruption saga could be tough to sell as a TV crime drama, short on heroes and too extreme to attract loyal viewers.
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/09 — Jurors started deliberating Thursday in a case involving one of the worst U.S. police corruption scandals in recent memory after hearing nearly three weeks of testimony from drug dealers,
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 01/30 — The Louvre Museum is putting 31 paintings on permanent display in an effort to find the rightful owners of those and other works of art looted by Nazis during World War II.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) 01/25 — Police in southern New Mexico say an armed robbery suspect’s apparent inability to drive a vehicle with a standard transmission helped lead to his arrest.Read more »
CHRISTOPHER WEBER, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 01/23 — A Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally used his job as an Uber driver to target intoxicated young women and was charged Monday with raping,
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) 01/19 — A 17-year-old Vermont girl is facing bank robbery charges after her mother called police after spotting her daughter’s picture on social media.Read more »
By JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 01/19 — The lanky, bespectacled man walked into a bank in a strip mall on Tucson’s northern edge with a gun,
By ANGELA CHARLTON, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 01/11 — Paris police have recovered some jewels stolen from the Ritz Hotel in a dramatic heist, but are still searching Thursday for two thieves and the rest of the missing luxury merchandise.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) 12/27 — Authorities say two people followed a man they intended to rob from a casino to a police station nearly 20 miles (32 kilometers) away.Read more »
By WILLIAM J. KOLE, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) 12/26 — A hot tip could still earn you a cool $10 million from a Boston museum desperate to recover a trove of missing masterpieces.
By JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) 12/19 — After maintaining his innocence for more than a quarter of a century, Reginald Clemons admitted Monday that he took part in the rape and killing of two sisters who were pushed from an abandoned St.
By MICHAEL TARM, AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) 12/14 — The question of whether federal agents display racial bias by staging phony drug stash-house stings overwhelmingly in black neighborhoods is the focus of hearings beginning Thursday in Chicago and could determine whether agencies curtail or even abandon their use nationwide.
By ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) 12/02 — A Mexican man who was deported from the United States twenty times was sentenced Friday in Oregon to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty to sodomy,
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) 10/28 — A South Carolina man remains behind bars after being shot four times in his buttocks while police say he was trying to rob a woman in her home.