Police

  • Baby dropped on side of road in cold; police search for suspects

    Two children were left to fend for themselves in freezing temperatures Wednesday night after their mother’s car was stolen. Clayton County police continue searching for the suspects responsible in a car theft in which a four-year-old girl and a one-month-old infant were strapped inside. Arya Davenport, 4, and Ava...
  • 3 arrested in North Carolina killing, including 2 in Georgia

    GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) – Three people have been arrested in connection the slaying of a man whose body was found on a rural North Carolina road. The Jeff Davis County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia said in a statement that deputies arrested 27-year-old Doris Maribel Alvarado-Peraza and 33-year-old Maynor Hernan Ortega...
  • Florida man calls 911 to report himself drunk driving

    Florida authorities are sharing the details of an unusual 911 call on New Year’s Eve, from a man who said he wanted to report himself drunk-driving. Polk County Sheriff’s officials say the dispatcher kept him talking while directing officers to the scene. When the dispatcher asked Michael Lester where...
  • Video: Cali driver punches deputy in face then speeds away!

    Surveillance video shows Alonzo Leron Smith punching San Bernardino County sheriff’s Deputy Larry Falce after rear ending him. The single punch that killed a 70-year-old off-duty California sheriff’s deputy is seen in new, shocking video that details the moments after officials say Deputy Larry Falce got in a minor...
  • Baltimore homicide rate highest ever in 2017 as murders, crime increase after Freddie Gray killing

    BALTIMORE – Baltimore has set a new per-capita homicide record as gunmen killed for drugs, cash, payback – or no apparent reason at all. A surge of homicides in the starkly divided city resulted in 343 killings in 2017, bringing the annual homicide rate to its highest ever –...
  • Mother: Alabama police beat black 17-year-old son

    TROY, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama woman said Friday that police officers severely beat her black 17-year-old son while he was handcuffed and she wants answers from authorities about what happened. Angela Williams shared a photo of her son’s bloodied face on Facebook and it went viral. Representatives for the...
  • Police-Ran After school Program To Help Children and Parents

    In Chicago Illinois, police officer Jennifer Maddox still stands to enforce change 4in crime rates and seeks to be a positive light on the negative crime in which continues in her neighborhood. Jennifer Maddox created an after-school for children in her neighborhood. The program is not only beneficial to children,...
  • Arizona police fatal shooting of unarmed man at hotel (VIDEO)

    PHOENIX – (AP) — Authorities have released the unedited video of an Arizona police officer fatally shooting an unarmed man outside his hotel room as officers responded to a call that someone there was pointing a gun out a window. The 18-minute body-camera video was released shortly after former...
  • Daniel Shaver: Police officer not guilty of murder

    A police officer charged with the murder of an unarmed man in the US state of Arizona has been found not guilty. Philip Brailsford shot and killed 26-year-old Daniel Shaver in the hallway of a hotel in early 2016. Bodycam footage of the incident, released after the verdict, showed...