In September, the FBI learned that New York City police officer Gilberto Valle was plotting to kidnap, rape, torture, kill, cook and eat women — up to 100 possible victims he kept in a file on his home computer. Valle was apparently revealing his plans through emails and IMs.
On Thursday, the 28-year-old cop was charged in a federal complaint, which included pieces of his conversations with co-conspirators (CC-1 and CC-2):
See the full document here.
- The CIA has officially—but very quietly—admitted that some allegations about its torture program were true.
- The U.S. government is suing Ferguson, Missouri, after the city tried to change a negotiated police reform settlement.
- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dropped out of the 2016 Republican presidential race after poor results in New Hampshire 🇺🇸