UPDATE 11:45PM: Suspect taken into custody at Kennewick Police Department without incident. Child located with suspect and unharmed.
WHITE SWAN, Wash. - An AMBER Alert has been activated out of White Swan, Washington.
Washington State Patrol tell us that 28 year-old
ATLANTA (AP) - Hundreds of law enforcement officers are honoring two Atlanta police officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a nighttime search for a missing boy.
Officers Richard J. Halford and Shawn A. Smiley died in Saturday night's crash of their OH-6A helicopter in an Atlanta
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) - The husband of an Iraqi-American woman whose beating death initially appeared to be a hate crime was arrested on suspicion of murder in what police described Friday as an act of domestic violence.
The killing of 32-year-old Shaima Alawadi
By JESSE J. HOLLANDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court announced Friday that it will decide whether it's legal for police to collect DNA samples from people under arrest, a case that could have nationwide implications on the question of privacy versus public safety.
By ADRIAN SAINZAssociated Press
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - A Memphis officer aiming at an attacking dog accidentally hit and critically wounded a fellow policeman with a shotgun blast while they were searching a home, officials said Friday.
Officer Willie Bryant, 32, was in critical but stable
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A medicated driver who killed three women when her SUV plowed into a group of pedestrians in upstate New York last summer pleaded guilty Friday to negligent homicide.
LuAnn Burgess, 56, admitted in court that she was taking six medications and became distracted on Aug. 10, 2011
By MIKE HOUSEHOLDERAssociated Press
NOVI, Mich. (AP) - An unemployed geologist suspected of two-dozen random shootings in southeastern Michigan was charged Friday with attempted murder after police matched his gun to bullet fragments recovered from victims' vehicles.
Raulie Casteel, jailed
By RUSS BYNUMAssociated Press
MACON, Ga. (AP) - A man pleaded guilty Friday to robbing a south Georgia bank and firing an assault rifle into the ceiling during a 2011 crime spree with his brother and sister than began with a Florida police chase and ended in a shootout in Colorado.
By CASSANDRA VINOGRAD and DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - For the last month, the BBC has been heavily criticized for not airing allegations of child sex abuse committed by one of its star hosts, the late Jimmy Savile. Now it is in crisis because it did broadcast claims against a
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For 10 agonizing minutes, an 18-year-old mentally disabled woman was raped in the back of a Los Angeles County bus at rush hour as it rolled past a state park, shopping mall and cemetery while no one on board did anything to stop it.