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

McDonald"s workers injured in shooting after customer saw dining area was closed, police say

Four McDonald's employees in Oklahoma City were injured, three of them by gunfire, by a customer after she saw the dining area was clo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 7th, 2020

Inspector general finds Comptroller Pratt voted for $48M in deals with conflicts of interest

Baltimore’s appointed city watchdog has again found six-term Comptroller Joan Pratt engaged in conflicts of interest by approving contracts for entities she was connected to while serving on the city’s spending panel — now, tens of millions in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020

An active shooting in Jersey City, New Jersey, has left at least one police officer dead and 3 other officers injured

CBS New York At least one police officer was killed, and three.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 10th, 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

CBJ Morning Buzz: Local businesses get police visits after opening in defiance of state mandates; NC lawmakers hammering out final details of aid bill

At least two businesses in Gaston County briefly reopened yesterday, only to close again upon being visited by police officers, after commissioners there declared support for those who violate restrictions imposed by the state amid the coronavirus pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

The Air Force botched the construction of its new base in Africa

AP Photo/Carley Petesch A Pentagon Inspector General report has found that the construction of the Air Force's Nigerien Air Base 201 may have violated federal law and security standards. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 10th, 2020

Trump dismissed a government report — based on surveys from more than 300 hospitals — detailing "severe" shortages in COVID-19 tests and protective equipment

Reuters A new report, from the inspector general at the Department of Health and Human Services, is based on a survey of more than 300 hospitals. It details a "severe" shortage of COV.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 7th, 2020

Law department recommends barring Dundalk-area auto shop from city contracts

A Dundalk-area auto shop may be barred from doing business with the city under a recommendation put forth by Baltimore's Law Department Wednesday. The request follows an investigation by the city's Office of the Inspector General that determined .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

At least 1,200 NYPD police officers and staff have tested positive for the coronavirus

Number of New York City Police Department officers with coronavirus surges, while crime falls amid shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 1st, 2020

"No Confidence": Problems Found In Dozens More FBI Spy Warrants

'No Confidence': Problems Found In Dozens More FBI Spy Warrants DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz notified FBI Director Christopher Wray on Monday that he "did not have confidence" that the agency was providing appropriate supporti.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 31st, 2020