By: Frank Main, Mick Dumke and Tim Novak, Chicago Sun Times, CHICAGO 10/12 – Chicago Police officers faced nearly 135,000 complaints over a 34-year period but less than 1 percent of those cases resulted in a firing,
TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MILWAUKEE (AP) 10/20 — A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest,
BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/22 — Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids’ toys bring the internet to its knees?
ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 10/21 — A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody as prosecutors continue building a criminal case against him,
SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 10/21 — Prosecutors from France, Belgium, Spain and Morocco called Friday for the ability to unlock phones and computers and to gain access to encrypted communications to aid in the fight against terrorism.
Fran Spielman Chicago Sun Times CHICAGO 10/21- Chicago is wasting a ton of money replacing and repairing garbage carts because “aggressive squirrels” are eating through them,
MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/22 — One of Mexico’s top organized crime fighters says the government has struck hard against a cartel that ambushed a military convoy and killed five soldiers last month.
CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and PETER ORSI, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) 10/21 — The former police chief of Iguala, where 43 students went missing in 2014,
LONDON (AP) 10/22 — Counterterrorism police investigating a suspicious package discovered on a London subway train said Saturday that they have found another suspicious item in a property 200 miles (320 kilometers) away.
BROWN DEER, Wis. (AP) 10/21 — A Wisconsin police officer faces a felony charge for allegedly shooting and injuring an unarmed man in March after removing him from a bus,
BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) 10/21 — Thirty-five suspected members of a Long Island gang have been arrested amid a string of brutal killings, including the discovery of a teenager’s skeletal remains.
LISA MARIE PANE, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) 10/22 — THE ISSUE: The right to bear arms is fundamental to the U.S., carved into the Constitution and seemingly embedded in the national DNA.
DAN SEWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) 10/22 — Under tight courthouse security and close monitoring by local officials concerned about keeping the peace, jury selection begins Tuesday for the murder trial of a white university police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man during a traffic stop.
AP Exclusive: PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) 10/22 — Drivers in Texas busted for drunken driving, not paying child support or low-level drug offenses are among thousands of “high-threat”
Chicago: 10/21/2016 Mick Dumke, Frank Main and Jon Seidel, Chicago Sun Times –
A Sun-Times analysis of court records shows that federal weapons charges in Chicago have actually fallen slightly over the past five years.
ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) 10/21 — Australia will allow gun owners to hand in illegal firearms without penalty next year as concerns grow over gun crimes involving such weapons,
CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) 10/21 — South Africa on Friday reversed its early support for the International Criminal Court and said it will submit a parliamentary bill to withdraw from it,
BERLIN (AP) 10/21 — German lawmakers have approved a bill that allows the country’s foreign intelligence agency to spy on European Union institutions and fellow EU member states.
BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 10/21 — Charged in a corruption scandal that could have sent him to prison for three lifetimes, former Sen.
ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) 10/21 — An anti-Muslim militia group in Kansas calling itself “The Crusaders” first came to the government’s attention when one of its members,