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Videos show BART officer slamming down intoxicated woman

Newly released videos show a BART police officer slamming an intoxicated woman to the ground at Santa Rita Jail in Dublin, an incident that she says in a federal lawsuit broke her teeth and bones in her face and left her unconscious in a pool of blood.<p>The confrontation that injured model and …

New York state police handcuff special-needs 5-year-old

“How could someone fear for their safety when it comes to a small five-year-old child?”<p>On Wednesday, police handcuffed and shackled the feet of an "out-of-control" and "combative" five-year-old special-needs student in Philadelphia after his teacher called the authorities for assistance. The …

Crime

11 notorious Bay Area police scandals

Unlawful searches<p>Text messages<p>S.F. jail fights<p>Crime lab troubles<p>Crime lab cocaine<p>Fajitagate<p>Hongisto's fall<p>Dirty DUIs<p>Jail smuggling<p>Academy bash<p>Though recent scandals involving racist text messages sent by San Francisco police officers and gladiator-style fights in San Francisco County Jail have …

City's NYPD Watchdog Wants Eric Garner Grand Jury Evidence

STATEN ISLAND — The city's NYPD watchdog wants to review the testimony and evidence from a grand jury investigation into the death of Eric Garner in …

Source: NYPD officer indicted in stairwell death of unarmed man

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> A New York City police officer has been indicted in the death of Akai Gurley, an unarmed man shot and killed in a Brooklyn housing project in November, a law enforcement official with knowledge of the investigation has told CNN.<p>The charges against Officer Peter Liang were not …

Justice
Justice

Arresting officers provide statements in Freddie Gray death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Five of the six officers suspended with pay after their parts in arresting Freddie Gray have provided statements to investigators, the Baltimore Police Department said Wednesday.<p>The department will not release personnel records or photos because doing so would violate the law, the police …

Justice

171 days after Tamir Rice shooting, sheriff says investigation almost done

<b>(CNN) —</b> About a week after Tamir Rice's mother and her legal team publicly asked how long it would take to finish the investigation into her son's death, the Cuyahoga County sheriff said Tuesday -- 171 days after the 12-year-old was shot -- that his department is almost there.<p>Sheriff Clifford …

Justice

No charges for officer in Tony Robinson case

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Wisconsin police officer who shot and killed a 19-year-old unarmed biracial man won't face criminal charges in the case.<p>"I conclude that this tragic and unfortunate death was the result of a lawful use of deadly police force and that no charges should be brought against Officer Kenny in …

Justice

Ferguson Protesters, Cops Square Off After Report on Michael Brown Shooting

Protesters squared off with police in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday night, following a critical Department of Justice report prompted by last August's shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. A crowd of several dozen gathered outside the Ferguson Police Department after the report found …

Justice

US launches federal probe of Baltimore police misconduct

"Our goal is to work with the community, public officials, and law enforcement alike to create a stronger, better Baltimore," new US Attorney General Loretta Lynch said.<p>The department will investigate whether the Baltimore Police Department engaged in systemic patterns of misconduct, including …

Justice

Poisonous cops, total immunity: Why an epidemic of police abuse is actually going unpunished

Departments across America get hit with a shocking number of lawsuits—but most are paid off and swept under the rug<p>The death of Freddie Gray while he was in the custody of the Baltimore Police is just the latest police-involved death over the last several months that has prompted us to question …

Corruption

Killer accidentally lead police to his door after shoplifting women’s underwear

PA Photos<p>On 10 January 1977, police in Fairfax, California, received an anonymous call. The tipster said they’d stumbled across a body.<p>Officers found …

Crime

Convicted Serial Killer Tommy Lynn Sells Executed in Texas

Convicted serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells, who was sent to prison in 1999 and claimed responsibility for dozens of murders across the country, was …

The Gacy Files

Thirty-five years after Chicago's infamous "killer clown" was convicted for murdering 33 men, eight of John Wayne Gacy's victims remained unidentified. Jason Moran, Cook County's one-man cold case unit, has made it his mission to find those names, exposing what has been called our criminal justice …

Crime

The Profile of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

<b>Theodore Robert Bundy</b> was one of the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history who confessed to kidnapping, raping and murdering 30 women …

Ted Bundy

Have you read this yet? Chilling details of Jeffrey Dahmer's death and action...

Have you read this yet? Chilling details of Jeffrey Dahmer's death and actions in prison -> http://on.nbc10.com/hdTtLf5

Diamond Bar-Walnut, CA Patch - Breaking News, Local News, Events, Schools, Weather, Sports and Shopping

News<p>Diamond Bar-Walnut<p>Diamond Bar gas prices creep up yet again, with the cost of gas raising 14-cents in 2018.<p>by Ashley Ludwig, patch staff | 2 days …

How psychopaths hide in plain sight – a psychological analysis of serial killer Dennis Rader

As I entered the lift of my hotel in Wichita, Kansas, two other people joined me. Both were dressed as animals.<p>“Which floor?” asked the largest who …

Crime

RT UnreveaISecrets: Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono (The Hillside Stranglers) http://t.co/2EJIZbr0ye

Ian Brady to 'remain in the right place,' says health boss

The Medical Director of Mersey Care NHS Trust, welcomes the decision from Ian Brady's mental health tribunal to keep him at Ashworth high security hospital.<p>Moors murderer Ian Brady is to remain a patient at a maximum security hospital after losing his £250,000 legal bid to be transferred to a …

Physiology

RT UnreveaISecrets: Larry Bittaker and Roy Norris http://t.co/ThDg5qzhlz

Unrevealed Secrets on Twitter: "Edmund Kemper http://t.co/yblbU7UMBd"

Serial Killer: David Berkowitz (Son of Sam)

David Berkowitz, also known as Son of Sam and the .44 Caliber Killer, is an American serial killer who terrorized the New York City area from July …

Fantasia: Music Evolved review

Inon Zur's classical remix of Bohemian Rhapsody may be one of the most beautiful pieces of music I've ever heard. That's a revelation for me, because …

'Lion King' musical has the top box office in entertainment

No waiting necessary—<i>The Lion King</i> musical is the king. Disney’s Julie Taymor-directed stage adaptation of the 1994 film has accumulated $6.2 billion …

And the Horse Will Play Your Grandmother: My Day of Equine Family Therapy

Can you heal people by getting them to act out their feelings in front of a bunch of animals and strangers? Sara Fancy thinks so.<p><i>Sara Fancy and her horses. All photos by the author</i><p>“Will you be my father?” Connie asks with the twisting posture of a nervous child. We just met half an hour ago. She’s …

Middle Age

Student loans soar among wealthy college graduates

The wealthier you are, the more likely your child will have a student loan.<p>A record share of the nation’s new college graduates (69%) had taken out …

College & University

Trial Ebola Vaccine Set for January Rollout in West Africa, WHO Says

An experimental Ebola vaccine could be in use in West Africa in the form of trials as early as January, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday. “It will be deployed in the form of trials," said Dr. Marie Paule Kieny, the WHO's assistant director general for health systems and innovation. In …

Disease