CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 09/30 — Police in Charlotte say they will release all of the dashcam and body camera video from the fatal shooting of a black man that sparked in riots in the city.
MORGAN LEE, Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) 10/01 — On the opening day of a special legislative session, efforts to institute tougher criminal sentences and bring back the death penalty to New Mexico took center stage in the Republican-controlled House of Representatives,
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 10/01 — A federal jury has awarded a Connecticut family thousands of dollars in damages after their dog was killed by two police officers in 2006.
The Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 10/01 — A moment-by-moment breakdown of events shown in two videos released Friday showing an El Cajon, California,
FRANCES D’EMILIO, Associated Press ROME (AP) 09/30 — Police investigating suspected Italian mobsters for cocaine trafficking discovered two Van Gogh paintings hidden in a farmhouse near Naples,
ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) 09/30 More sophisticated cameras. Security robots. Customers feeling shaken by recent attacks at U.S.
BILL BARROW, Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) 09/30 — The killing of a black man by a Charlotte police officer, and the sometimes violent protests that followed,
DON BABWIN, Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) 09/29 — Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street,
SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) 09/29 — A lawyer for a white Oklahoma police officer accused of manslaughter in an unarmed black man’s death says she was so hyper-focused on the situation that she didn’t hear other officers arrive on the scene or even the deadly gunshot she fired from her handgun.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT & AMY TAXIN, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 09/29 — U.S. authorities twice tried to deport a black man who was fatally shot by police in a San Diego suburb this week but his native Uganda refused to take him.
DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 09/29 — A Cambridge University study of British and U.S. police shows a 93 percent decrease in the number of complaints made against officers when they are using body cameras — pivotal findings that suggest the simple devices could reduce conflicts between police and the public.
PARIS (AP) 09/28 — European police agency Europol says the threat from ransomware has now eclipsed other forms of online theft, a sign of how quickly the computer-scrambling software has found favor in the electronic underworld.
(AP) For more than a decade, members of a little-known group called the Pain Care Forum have blanketed Washington with messages about prescription painkillers’
JULIE WATSON and BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 09/29 — The fatal police shooting of a black man who drew something from his pocket and extended his hands in a “shooting stance”
KATE BRUMBACK and JAY REEVES, Associated Press TOWNVILLE, S.C. (AP) 09/29 — A volunteer firefighter stopped a teenager who shot two students and a teacher outside a South Carolina elementary school after killing his father at their home,
SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) 09/28 — Evolution and genetics seem to have baked a certain amount of murder into humans as a species,
SADIE GURMAN, ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press DENVER (AP) 09/28 — Police officers across the country misuse confidential law enforcement databases to get information on romantic partners,
JULIE WATSON, ANDREW DALTON, Associated Press EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) 09/28 — A black man reportedly acting erratically at a strip mall in suburban San Diego was shot and killed by police after pulling an object from his pocket,
Sheriff Clarke detains unruly airline passenger
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee County’s sheriff says he detained an airline passenger who became drunk and disorderly on a flight originating in Milwaukee.
ERIC TUCKER, LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 09/26
Are Americans safer? It depends on where you live.
A report issued Monday by the FBI says the number of murders rose by more than 10 percent in 2015 from the previous year,