Department of Justice, Washington, DC, 03/06 – A federal grand jury in the District of Columbia returned a 16-count indictment against a former Acting Inspector General for the U.S.
By COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press DENVER (AP) 02/02 — A U.S. woman who said she was visiting England to do a study of the late World War II codebreaker and computing pioneer Alan Turing walked into the prestigious boys’ boarding school he attended and asked to see a collection of his memorabilia.
By GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) 08/02 — The two contract delivery drivers working for Amazon had a clear-cut assignment: They were supposed to bring packages from a warehouse south of Seattle to a post office for shipping,
By ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) 07/15 — Four children aged 10 to 14 packed fishing rods in a parent’s SUV, left a farewell note then drove more than 1,000 kilometers (600 miles) down the Australian east coast before they were stopped by police the next day after two fuel thefts and one aborted pursuit,
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) 07/06 — Authorities in Oregon have arrested a man in the death of an original member of Disney’s “The Mickey Mouse Club.”
Daniel James Burda,
NEW YORK (AP) 07/05 — A trio of police officers paid for an accused shoplifter’s groceries rather than arresting her at a New York City Whole Foods.Read more »
By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) 06/24 — A Florida woman’s effort to protect herself from domestic violence has become a flashpoint in the debate over gun rights and victims’
By ANITA SNOW, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 06/19 — Police Chief Jeri Williams promised change in her department after being booed by some of hundreds of people gathered to discuss a videotaped police encounter that has caused a national outcry.
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 06/14 — Two former Las Vegas trade show workers have pleaded guilty to federal firearms charges in the theft of weapons from the U.S.
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) 06/14 — Authorities say police responding to a burglary at a Maryland gun store killed one suspect and arrested three others.
Montgomery County police also said in a news release Friday that one officer is on administrative leave pending review.
PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) 05/28 — A vehicle-theft suspect who led police on a 60-mile chase in central Arizona jumped out of an SUV just before it flew over a cliff and into a canyon,Read more »
LOS ANGELES (AP) 05/26 — A former business manager of Stan Lee was arrested Saturday on elder abuse charges involving the late comic book legend.
Keya Morgan was taken into custody in Arizona on an outstanding arrest warrant after being charged by Los Angeles County prosecutors earlier this month.
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) 04/09 — A man who had just bought an $8 million island off of Key West was arrested Saturday for participating in what police described as a scheme to steal $300 in household items from Kmart.Read more »
By MICHAEL R. SISAK, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/10 — When a syringe-wielding drill thief tried sticking up a Home Depot near Yankee Stadium,
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) 02/13 — Kali, the 12-year-old rare Goeldi’s monkey reported stolen from the Palm Beach Zoo, has been found safe and sound.Read more »
By KEN RITTER and SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) 01/25 — A 19-year-old from El Salvador admitted killing a married couple in Nevada and used a handgun that he said he stole earlier from their Reno home to do it,
RENO, Nev. (AP) 01/22 — Federal authorities say a man suspected of shooting and killing four people in Nevada over the past few weeks, was in the U.S.Read more »
By COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) 01/15 — A decorated oxen horn used to carry gun powder made in Charlestown NH in 1757 and stolen more than 60 years ago from a Detroit-area museum has been returned.
By DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 10/27 — An American tourist from Louisiana reportedly tackled a hammer-wielding thief who unsuccessfully tried to steal the Magna Carta at Salisbury Cathedral,