By AMY TAXINAssociated Press
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The densely packed neighborhood where police shot to death an unarmed man this weekend and angry residents faced off with authorities in fiery clashes is just a few miles up the road from Disneyland, but a world away from the theme park's
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Mayor David Condon has said one of the qualities he's looking for in Spokane's next police chief is experience with a Metro Policing Model.
But what does that mean?
Essentially, it refers to the partnership between city, county and regional law
MSNBC.COM - Two more teens have been charged in the beating death of a 62-year-old
disabled man that Chicago police said was recorded on a cell phone and
posted to Facebook.
Police said a 16-year-old gang member punched Delfino
Mora, father to 12 children and a grandfather to 23, last Tuesday in
By DON BABWINAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Three Chicago teenagers accused of fatally beating a disabled man and posting video of the attack on Facebook were playing a game that involved finding an innocent victim and trying to knock him out with a punch, investigators alleged in court
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jail commanders condoning the beating of inmates. Evidence withheld from inmates accused of attacking guards. A photo of a woman wearing an official-looking badge while brandishing handguns at a nightclub.
Allegations and litigation continue to
By BRIDGET MURPHYAssociated Press
She kept a Colt .38-caliber revolver close, while he preferred a .45-caliber pistol from the same maker.
But neither weapon was enough to save American outlaws and lovers Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow during a 1934 ambush by law enforcement officers.
By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZAssociated Press
TULTITLAN, Mexico (AP) - Deported from the United States after years working construction in New Jersey, Hector Augusto Lopez decided to rebuild his life in his hometown in eastern Honduras.
He found a steady job in a shoe store in Catacamas. Then, in March,
By KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDERAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Ex-neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman called police at least six times in the months before he shot Trayvon Martin to death, reporting activity as benign as kids playing in the street to detailing the description
By RAQUEL MARIA DILLONAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's a tradition at the Los Angeles Police Department -when the child of a veteran officer joins the force, father and child pull a shift on patrol together. Usually it's a proud dad and his son.
On Wednesday, Officer Jamie
By CHARLES WILSONAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Dozens of people connected to the Outlaws motorcycle gang were arrested during early-morning raids Wednesday that federal prosecutors said were aimed at dismantling a criminal organization where violence was part of doing business.