{FD} Fellow detainees applauded suspected Chicago cop killer: report

Five detainees in an Illinois jail could face additional time behind bars after they allegedly applauded a suspect accused of killing a Chicago police officer earlier this week, authorities said.

{FD} Defense attorneys: Nikolas Cruz is a ‘deeply disturbed’ child who ‘fell through the cracks’

Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old gunman accused of killing 17 people at his former Florida high school, was a “deeply disturbed, emotionally broken” individual, his defense attorneys said.

{FD} Alleged Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz was reported to FBI, cops, school — but warning signs missed

Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old accused of killing 17 people at his former Florida high school, had scores of run-ins with law enforcement dating back to 2010 -- with one report saying sheriff’s deputies responded to his home more than 35 times in just six years.

{FD} Florida high school suspect Nikolas Cruz claimed to hear voices in his head, report says

Nikolas Cruz, who confessed to being the gunman in Wednesday's deadly Florida shooting, according to his arrest affidavit, reportedly claimed to authorities that voices in his head told him how to carry out the ambush that left at least 17 people dead.

{FD} Florida high school suspect Nikolas Cruz confessed he was the shooter, affidavit says

Nikolas Cruz, the man accused of killing at least 17 people in a Florida high school Wednesday, admitted to being the gunman in the deadly rampage, documents said.

{FD} Georgia police officers save man who overdosed on opioids in dramatic video

Three police officers in an Atlanta suburb are being praised for their fast work after they saved a man who overdosed on opioids in a dramatic rescue last week captured on body cameras.

{FD} FBI offers $10G reward in case of missing 4-year-old South Carolina girl

The FBI on Wednesday announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the recovery of a missing 4-year-old girl in South Carolina, as the search for Heidi Renae Todd entered a second day.

{FD} Armed Korean War veteran, facing eviction over service dogs, killed by police after confrontation

An armed Korean War veteran – slated for eviction from his Miami-Dade apartment over complaints about his service dogs – was killed Monday by police officers who responded to a call of a man threatening to commit suicide.

{FD} Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock’s autopsy results released

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock’s autopsy results were released by the coroner’s office Friday but reportedly don’t provide an explanation into what drove him to shoot at a crowd of concertgoers on Oct. 1, 2017.

{FD} Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock’s motive still unclear after autopsy

Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock’s autopsy results were released by the coroner’s office Friday but reportedly don’t provide an explanation into what drove him to shoot at a crowd of concertgoers on Oct. 1, 2017.

{FD} Las Vegas cop facing child sex charges is arrested after standoff, police say

A Las Vegas police officer -- who reportedly had been assigned to guard the door to gunman Stephen Paddock’s hotel room during the Oct. 1 massacre -- barricaded himself in his home Wednesday evening, prompting an hourslong standoff with police and a police SWAT unit.

{FD} Slain Michigan teen who claimed she’d been raped was going to testify in trial, report says

The investigation into a Michigan teen whose body was uncovered in the woods has police looking into an individual who she accused of raping her and was set to face during trial, officials told WOOD TV Wednesday.

{FD} Las Vegas shooting investigation records to be released by police, judge orders

Nevada police were told by a judge Wednesday that they must release a slew of records pertaining to the investigation into the deadly mass shooting carried out by Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock on Oct. 1, 2017.