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3 Inmates Escape Houston Youth Detention Center After Beating Guard

Three 16-year-old inmates, including one facing a capital murder charge, escaped a juvenile detention center in downtown Houston early Sunday morning after one of them allegedly assaulted an officer and stole his keys.<p>Tom Brooks, executive director of the Harris County Juvenile Probation …

Crime

Feds: Baltimore jail illegally keeping juveniles in solitary

BALTIMORE (AP) — Teenagers awaiting trial on adult charges in Baltimore are being kept in solitary confinement for far too long — up to 143 days in …

U.S. Department of Justice

Child sent to juvenile detention centre after 'bully told teacher he had a bomb'

Armaan Singh Sarai's family claims they were not told where the 12-year-old had been taken<p>A 12-year-old Sikh boy spent three days in a juvenile detention centre after a 'bully' allegedly told teachers he had a bomb hidden in his school bag.<p>Armaan Singh Sarai of Arlington, Texas, was locked up on …

Wisconsin's Only Juvenile Detention Center Under Investigation

Allegations of physical abuse of teens by staff have sparked a state and federal investigation. Experts say the violence comes as the state tries to make juvenile lockups less like adult prisons.<p>Transcript<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST:<p>A difficult conversation is taking place in Wisconsin. It's about how to …

Crime

The Steep Costs of Keeping Juveniles in Adult Prisons

Despite federal statues prohibiting it, many states imprison those under 18 alongside adults, where they are much more likely to suffer sexual abuse and violence.<p>On December 14, 2015, Philip Chism, of Danvers, Massachusetts, was convicted of raping and murdering his high-school math teacher, …

Copblocking an Illegal Search and Seizure - Frisco TX

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U.S. Supreme Court: GPS Trackers Are a Form of Search and Seizure

When the government places a location monitor on you or your stuff, it could be violating the Fourth Amendment.<p>If the government puts a GPS tracker on you, your car, or any of your personal effects, it counts as a search—and is therefore protected by the Fourth Amendment.<p>The Supreme Court clarified …

Recent Updates for Gun Crazy

Court tosses Whetstone student's gun arrest over book-bag search

A book bag left unattended on a school bus three years ago led to a series of searches and the arrest of an 18-year-old Whetstone High School student …

Heroin Takes Center Stage At Democratic Debate

When Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders were asked a question about the war on drugs during Sunday evening's …

Heroin addiction is rare among painkiller abusers, study says

Prescription painkiller abuse is drawing national attention as states battle increasing abuse cases, presidential candidates offer possible solutions …

Medicine

CVS Stores to Make Heroin Antidote Available Throughout the State

CVS pharmacies around the state can soon sell a heroin antidote without a prescription.<p>The state Health Department announced the deal with the …

Police chief calls on addicts to get help after spike in heroin overdoses

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Massachusetts police chief took to Facebook on Sunday with an impassioned plea to addicts after his town saw four overdoses in the span of 24 hours.<p>Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello wrote a post urging addicts to get help.<p>"Your life is more meaningful than your death," he wrote. …

Indian Cinema

Oshawa man accused of importing heroin through Canada Post

For the second time in less than four years, an Oshawa man is being charged with trying to import heroin through the mail.<p>A 36-year-old was arrested …

Crime

Hermosa Beach Police Misconduct Mike Smith vs Officer Dove

Humble Texas - Police Misconduct

Seattle Police Misconduct