License Plates

Database of license plate photos used to track Sacramento County welfare clients in California

An agency in Sacramento County, California, is using a database of license plate images to help investigate welfare fraud, according to a report by the Sacramento Bee.<p>The images are stored in a database that police routinely use to track drivers and solve crimes.<p>But it is unusual for a welfare …

Conservative View

Trio of boys steal vehicle, hospitalized after crashing three times on West Side

Three boys were hospitalized after stealing a vehicle and crashing it three times Saturday morning after police saw them driving erratically in the …

News

Man, 52, missing for nearly a month after last being seen in Englewood

Police are looking for a man who was last seen nearly a month ago in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side.<p>Milton Barber, 52, was last seen on …

Chicago

Police investigating home invasion in northern Regina

Police are on the hunt for two male suspects after a home invasion in the 700 block of McIntosh street.<p>The invasion happened around 1:20 pm on …

Home Invasion

Police Searching For Man, Woman In SUV That Dragged Trooper

WEBSTER (CBS) – Massachusetts State Police are searching for a man and woman in an SUV that dragged a trooper Friday afternoon.<p>Authorities said the …

Massachusetts State Police

DWI Checkpoint In Ocean County This Weekend: NJ State Police

If you plan to be drinking, have a plan for a designated driver or another way to get home.<p>New Jersey State Police will be conducting a sobriety …

New Jersey

Ingenious BMW theft attempt

Marc Rooding, Medium:During that night, my girlfriend and I were fast asleep, when at 03:45 the doorbell rang. We looked at each other dazed. I got …

Living Rooms

Suspect sought in robbery of furniture store owner at gunpoint

Police say the suspect pointed a handgun at the owner and demanded money.

Crime

Fatal shooting in the 3300 block of Wabash Avenue

Kansas City police are investigating the shooting death Friday of a man found on the front porch of a residence in the 3300 block of Wabash …

Crime

The future of your license plate

<i>Each week, we spotlight a cool innovation recommended by some of the industry's top tech writers. This week's pick is a digital license plate.</i><p>License …

Innovation

Police: Missing Marshfield (Wis.) Teen May Be In Minnesota

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> – Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find a missing teen from Marshfield, Wis., and he may have crossed into …

Crime

73.5 pct of Chinese consider buying new energy vehicles: survey

A total of 73.5 percent of 2,006 respondents have considered buying new energy vehicles (NEV), according to a recent survey released by China Youth …

News (China)

News Cycles: August 17, 2018

Welcome to News Cycles, Common Tread’s roundup of what’s happening on our servers and everywhere else. Every Friday, look for a collection of news, …

Motorcycles

“So, folks beware, a car with Maryland license plate (think it was a Honda Civic) of about 4 or 5 white men are driving around the city being terrible and assaulting folks.”

“Dear PoPville,I was crossing the intersection at 17th Street NW and S Street NW, near the S Street Dog Park with a co-worker. A car with about 4 or …

Washington D.C.

Sacramento has been tracking license plates to monitor welfare recipients

Sacramento County officials have been tracking the license plates of welfare recipients in the hopes of catching potential fraud, according to a new report in the <i>Sacramento Bee</i>.<p>The license plate monitoring program, which the ACLU warned us about, <b>snaps photos of license plates when the cars they are</b> …

Surveillance

Opening Ceremony Rejoins Vans for Chinese Porcelain Patterned Slip-Ons

The Toile pack is set to hit stores soon.<p>Following up on the pair’s Asian culture-inspired “Good Luck” pack, Opening Ceremony and Vans reunite for …

Shoes

Video released of suspect vehicle in shooting of 84-year-old Baytown man

BAYTOWN, Texas - Baytown Police released new video Thursday of what they believe is the vehicle involved in a shooting that left an 84-year-old man …

North Carolina

Lake County retailers find fake dollar bills in Groveland, police say

Groveland Police issued a warning on Thursday for merchants to be on the lookout for counterfeit U.S. dollar bills.Since April 9, retailers in the …

Secret Service

Surveillance photos released in armed robbery at furniture store

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Police are searching for a suspect following an armed robbery at an east side furniture store in July.The incident occurred on …

Armed Robbery

Fear of God and Converse Collab On the ESSENTIALS FW18 Footwear Options

As Jerry Lorenzo’s Fear of God rolls out the Fall/Winter 2018 Campaign for the brand’s ESSENTIALS sub-label, one thing everyone’s eyes are being …

Shoes

Union City police arrest Uber driver accused of sexually assaulting ride share passenger

Police in Union City announced the arrest of an Uber driver who is charged with sexually assaulting a young woman last month.<p>"He drove up and she got …

San Francisco

Woman reports being sexually assaulted by man posing as rideshare driver in San Mateo

- San Mateo police detectives are actively investigating a report of a sexual assault of a woman by an suspect posing as a rideshare driver.<p>On …

Short Hair

Slate’s Mistakes for the Week of Aug. 13

In an Aug. 15 Interrogation, Isaac Chotiner misspelled author William Shawcross’ last name. Due a transcription error, several words were also …

License Plates

New AISD school bus cameras catching drivers failing to stop

AUSTIN, Texas – Grades aren’t the only thing on parents' minds as student safety becomes the priority for many schools.<p>In the Austin Independent …

Transportation

Thief steals 53-foot tractor trailer filled with nearly $100K worth of ramen noodles, authorities say

A thief with the culinary taste of a college student has made off with a lifetime's worth of nonperishable noodles.<p>A 53-foot tractor trailer filled …

Tractor-Trailer

Uber driver charged with assaulting woman in San Francisco

An Uber driver from San Francisco is accused of picking up a woman while off-duty and sexually assaulting her, police said Thursday.<p>Kevin Barillas-Saballas, 30, was charged Thursday by the Alameda County district attorney's office with sexual assault, sexual battery, kidnapping, imprisonment and …

San Francisco

Man Posing As Ride-Hailing Driver Sexually Assaults Woman In San Mateo

SAN MATEO (CBS SF) – San Mateo police are investigating a sexual assault involving a motorist who was posing as a ride-hailing service driver on …

Crime

2020 BMW X6 spotted up close by Motor1.com reader

The rear license plate will be sitting much lower compared to previous generations of the large coupe-SUV.<p><i>Motor1.com</i> would be nothing without its …

BMW

WATCH: Black Man Trapped in Livestock Trailer on NY Highway [VIDEO]

I need answers. This was filmed in NY, but the trailer has NJ plates.Something’s off. So many peculiar things going on here.The Black man riding in …

Race & Ethnicity

Laser 'License Plate' Could Improve Identification of Cubesats

LOGAN, Utah — A technology using a tiny laser tracker could help resolve one of the major challenges involved with the launching of cubesats: …

Space Exploration