Chicago Jury Finds Police Officer Guilty in Killing of Black Teenager

A jury found police officer Jason Van Dyke guilty of second-degree murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald after he shot the teenager 16 times in 2014......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjOct 6th, 2018

Murder trial to begin in case of Chicago Police officer who shot black teen to death in 2014

Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP The murder trial of Jason Van Dyke, a Chicago police officer who shot black teen Laquan McDonald to death in 201.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2018

White cop who gunned down Laquan McDonald gets nearly 7 years in prison

  (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool) The white Chicago police officer who gunned down a black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly seven years in prison, bringing an end to a historic case that centered on a shocking dashca.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2019

NYPD fires Pantaleo for 2014 death of Garner

After five years of investigations and protests, New York City's police commissioner on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of ""... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkAug 20th, 2019

Virginia Beach Gunman Involved In Violent Workplace Scuffle, Resigned Hours Before Shooting

More details about DeWayne Craddock, the Virginia Beach civil engineer who killed 12 people and wounded nearly half a dozen others (including a police officer) on Friday during "protracted gun b.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 2nd, 2019

America’s Violent Society

Body cam footage from three police officers involved in the shooting of a burglary suspect in Louisville reveals the 21-year old perpetrator was shot more than 20 times by three off.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsApr 28th, 2018

At least 2 people injured in shooting at California apartment complex

NBC Bay Area At least two people were shot at an apartment complex in the North California city of Mill Valley. Law enforcement officers could be seen with their guns drawn as they escorted fleeing residents. Police say the situation is contained .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 3rd, 2018

Who Was Kevin Robert Holroyd? Panama City Shooting Suspect Found Dead

The suspect exchanged 100 rounds of heavy gunfire with police......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 23rd, 2018

Inspector general"s report says ART fell short in several areas

A report from city Inspector General David T. Harper's office found several area where the highly debated Albuquerque Rapid Transit project went off track. In the 73-page report, recommendations from the inspector general's office included using du.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

City school board opposes Chick-Fil-A as a Kids Marathon sponsor

While the vote that got the most attention at Wednesday night's Pittsburgh Public Schools Board meeting involved the arming of school police officers, the board also voted unanimously to approve opposing Chick-fil-A as the new corporate sponsor for th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2018

Here"s what we know about Gary Martin, suspected of killing 5 civilians and injuring 5 police officers in Aurora

CBS Chicago/LinkedIn The suspected gunman from the shooting at an manufacturing pla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 16th, 2019

Police found 245 animals in "deplorable living conditions" while performing a wellness check on 3 minors

City of Edgewater Police Department Police discovered 245 animals in a home while performing a wellness check on three minors in in Edgewater, F.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 22nd, 2019

At least 2 people are dead after a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur

Screenshot/Mitteldeutsche Zeitung At least two people are dead and a manhunt underway after a shooting at a synagogue in the city of Halle, Germany, on Wednesday. Halle police tweeted: "The alleged shooter has fl.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Some expected GE CEO Larry Culp to break up the company. Instead, he’s trying to fix it.

When Larry Culp gathered top General Electric Co. officers for a summit north of New York City last month, the chief executive had a message for them. He wasn’t going to dismantle their company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2019

Former Dallas cop sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting her unarmed black neighbor to death in his own apartment

Tom Fox/Dallas Morning News via Associated Press Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison for the murder of 26-year-old Botham Jean last year. Guyger was found guilty of m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 2nd, 2019

Hong Kong Police say shooting an 18-year-old student protester in the chest was "reasonable and lawful" as he recovers in hospital

YouTube/SCMP Hong Kong Police said Wednesday that shooting an 18-year-old protester in the chest on Tuesday was "reasonable and lawful." Tsang Chi-kin was taken to hospital in a critical condition after protesters cornered police officers in Ho.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 2nd, 2019

Byron York Dismantles Inspector General"s "Confusing, Ass-Covering Mess" To Explain Whistleblower Form

Byron York Dismantles Inspector General"s "Confusing, Ass-Covering Mess" To Explain Whistleblower Form.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 1st, 2019

Mississippi police officers fatally shot a man in a wrong-door raid. The city says he had no constitutional rights because he was an undocumented immigrant.

Associated Press/Adrian Sainz The city of Southaven, Mississippi, argued in a legal brief that a man who was fatally shot by police in.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 29th, 2019

Stunning Clip Shows Billions In Gold, Cash Hidden In Chinese City Mayor"s Secret Basement

Stunning Clip Shows Billions In Gold, Cash Hidden In Chinese City Mayor's Secret Basement Chinese police searched the house of Zhang Qi, 57, the former mayor of Danzhou, and found a large amount of cash, as well as.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 28th, 2019

Ben Carson cleared by HUD inspector general of misconduct in ordering $31,000 dining room set for office suite

The year-long investigation found no evidence that Carson or his wife exerted improper influence over a controversial $31,561 order to replace office dining room furniture......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 12th, 2019