The family of a Massachusetts police officer who was fatally shot in 2007 found out Thursday that the convicted killer has taken a plea deal that will spring him from prison in 2021.
New York state plans to spend spend $18.5 million to fund programs aimed at keeping young people on Long Island from joining MS-13, a gang linked to brutal murders and violence across the state.
The company behind Backpage.com, a website investigators have described as an “online brothel,” pleaded guilty to several charges.
A 22-year-old suburban Houston woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for abandoning her newborn daughter in an apartment complex flower bed where the child was found covered with ants.
A man was arrested almost 40 years after escaping prison after officials tracked him down using information from his mother’s obituary.
The wife of an ex-Army major convicted with her husband of abusing their three foster children in New Jersey has been sentenced to additional prison time.
The Kansas police officer who fired the shot that killed a man during a hoax emergency call will not face criminal charges, a prosecutor announced Thursday.
Two nights before a clown fatally shot a woman at her front door, a customer showed up at a nearby costume shop and begged to be let in.
A 20-year-old woman and her adoptive father were shot and killed inside a pickup truck Thursday, and the suspect was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot in a case connected to the slaying of an infant.
A man serving over 100 years in prison for sexually abusing a Maryland girl has become a person of interest in the disappearance and homicide of her mother almost 18 years ago, police said.
The chief executive of a website that authorities have dubbed an "online brothel" is pleading guilty to California money-laundering charges and agreeing to cooperate in prosecuting the site's creators.
Authorities in New Jersey asked for the public’s help on Thursday in identifying the remains of a 10-month-old infant discovered in a suitcase near train tracks a day earlier.
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Authorities say a police officer has been shot while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts residence.
The statue of a Confederate soldier in a major Kentucky city has been vandalized for the third time in less than a year.
A New Orleans man whose 13-year sentence for possessing a small amount of marijuana drew nationwide attention has been released from prison.
A Virginia boy whose body was found in the trunk of his mother's car 11 years after he vanished has been laid to rest.
A New Jersey man has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for robbing four banks in three states last year.
A missing 15-year-old girl has been found in Guilford County, North Carolina according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.
A Chicago police officer and two former officers have chosen a bench trial after pleading not guilty to conspiring to cover up what happened the night a white officer killed a black teenager by shooting him 16 times.