crime

A Houston man is charged with murder in the shooting death of his fiancée, days after he proposed to her on Facebook Live. 39-year-old Kendrick Akins, is accused of shooting and killing 33-year-old Dominic Jefferson at her apartment complex Friday. According to officers, Akins allegedly shot Jefferson in the chest with a pistol following an argument. […]

A Georgia man was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to strangling his 19-year-old girlfriend to death 2½ years ago, Channel 2 Action News reports. Jury selection just started Monday in the case of 21-year-old Elijah Ramoutar on charges of malice murder, felony murder and aggravated assault. “In the middle of the […]

A 21-year-old man is accused of attacked black people, solely based on their skin color. A Harris County probable cause document states that Albert Gallegos attacked a 92-year-old African-American man from behind at a METRO stop in Southeast Houston. Gallegos is accused of attacking the man and rendering him unconscious. The officer who said that he […]

Junaid Mehmood, the man police say claimed to have killed his three children and shot his wife, is now in custody. Police say the man called 911 from Houston to turn himself into Texas City authorities on Thursday night. He was arrested near the Panera Bread on El Dorado Boulevard near the Gulf Freeway. Police […]

In less than a week, three Lamar High School students have become the victims of gun violence. On November 8, two Lamar HS students were found dead in an Upper Kirby apartment after an apparent murder-suicide. On Tuesday (November 13), an 18-year-old student was shot and killed one block away from the campus after a […]

The FBI has brought a fugitive murder suspect back from Mexico to Texas to ensure he stands trial for the 1991 murder of Brenda Smith in Sealy, TX. The effort to locate and capture Blas Tierrablanca included local, state, federal, and Mexican law enforcement authorities. As part of a multi-agency effort, the FBI’s Bryan Office […]

A Chicago teen has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live.

  Unrepentant jewel thief Doris Payne has been arrested again. But this time, it’s not for a new theft. The 86-year-old Payne was arrested on a failure to a appear warrant for an earlier theft at Atlanta’s Perimeter Mall. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: Doris Payne, the jewel thief who’s stolen about $2 million worth […]

Kamiyah Mobley’s saga goes on as her ‘mother’ has now entered a ‘Not Guilty’ plea in a Florida court. Mobley, born Alexis Manigo was abducted from her teenage mother’s hospital 18 years ago. The kidnapper, Gloria Mobley was arrested last month on child abduction charges. It’s believed that Kamiyah herself initiated the discovery after confronting […]

was abducted as a newborn from a Jacksonville hospital in 1998.

The four individuals accused of kidnapping and attacking a special needs teen in Chicago will not receive bond.

President Obama will give his final speech on January 10 at McCormick Place, the same place he celebrated his 2012 presidential win.