Articles Tagged with Crime

How A Supreme Court Victory Could Mean The End Of The Death Penalty

Death Penalty On Decline

The death penalty looks like it may be on the decline due to a victory in the United States Supreme Court. A couple of U.S. Supreme Court Justices are pointing out how the death penalty is unconstitutional, citing the Eighth Amendment–part of the U.S. Bill of Rights, in the U.S. Constitution. Though U.S. Supreme Court… Read more »

Woman Enticed By Man On Facebook, Forced To Live In Closet

Woman Held Capitive In Closet

A woman was forced to live in a closet for a year after being lured by a man on Facebook. The young woman was physically and sexually abused on a daily basis, according to Richmond, California, police. U.S. Department of Homeland Security agents and Richmond police raided the home where the woman was held captive… Read more »

Crime Stoppers Incredibly Successful In Using Social Media To Solve Crimes

Crime Stoppers Using Social Media

Crime Stoppers is incredibly successful in using social media to identify suspects and solve crimes. The tools, strategies, and effort used to track down and capture criminals have evolved substantially when compared to past endeavors. The use of police sketches has been instrumental in identifying suspects in previous years; however, surveillance photographs and video makes… Read more »

Police Brutality Alleged: Handcuffed Teen Is Slammed Onto Floor, Knocking Her Teeth Out [Video]

Colorado Springs Police Accused Of Police Brutality

Police brutality allegations were prompted when a police officer slammed a teen’s face onto a hospital floor. The young woman suffered significant injuries, including trauma to the head, face, jaw, and teeth. She also sustained concussion, migraine headaches, cognitive and memory function problems, closed head injuries, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD.) The allegation of police… Read more »

Police Find Human Body Parts Wrapped In Plastic Bags [Video]

Human Body Parts Discovered

Police found human body parts wrapped in plastic bags in downtown New Haven, Connecticut. According to police, late Wednesday morning, two human legs were found along a fence in thick foliage on Court Street, near the State Street Railroad Station. Police said that a few hours after the first discovery, they found three severed human… Read more »

Ariana Kelly: Politician Arrested For Indecent Exposure

Ariana Kelly Arrested

Ariana Kelly, state lawmaker from Bethesda, Maryland, was arrested and charged with indecent exposure after exposing her breasts. She was also charged with trespassing. The charging document said Delegate Ariana B. Kelly (D-Montgomery) was dropping off her children at her ex-husband’s house, in the 5300 block of Alta Vista Road in Bethesda, when she became… Read more »

Man Charged With Statutory Sexual Assault And Making Teenage Girls Drink Human Blood

Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against Jonathan Davis

Jonathan Ryan Davis is charged with statutory sexual assault and corruption of minors. Police charged the 21-year-old with committing bizarre crimes in the quiet little town of Vandergrift, Pennsylvania. Police told WTAE that Jonathan Ryan Davis admitted to the sexual assault charges, as well as the bloodletting accusations, when investigators questioned him in January. According… Read more »