The shooting in Brooklyn, which also left five people injured, was just the latest in a series of incidents that have raised concerns about a potential crime wave.
Jan Bledsoe is trying to convict the police officers accused of killing Freddie Gray. But she once defended Gray — and he was unsatisfied with her representation.
The town of Mazapil, Zacatecas, was celebrating its patron saint’s feast.
Authorities are investigating online posts by Houser – who was was described as a “drifter” – sympathizing with the U.S. branch of Golden Dawn, a far-right Greek political party, and with the Westboro Baptist Church.
A gunman opened fire inside a crowded Lafayette movie theater, killing two people before turning the gun on himself, police said. Nine others were injured.
Nineteen officers from the Bronx now face disciplinary action after being accused of misreporting 55 criminal complaints in 2014 to inflate a drop in the crime rate.
The estate of Tamir Rice — the unarmed boy shot and killed by Cleveland police — is asking a federal court to force Benjamin Crump, who had also represented the families of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, to withdraw from the case.
The men have been charged with criminal trespass, but reports say a homeless woman accused them of raping her.
The payout to the family of Eric Garner, who died after being put in a chokehold by a New York police officer, avoids a potentially more expensive lawsuit.
Pao had been the subject of intense — and sometimes vicious — criticism after a popular employee was dismissed from the site.
The announcement comes after the records of 21.5 million people were stolen from the the Office of Personnel Management in a cyberattack.
Two people aboard a civilian airplane were killed after it collided with an F-16, the NTSB told BuzzFeed News. The F-16 pilot, Maj. Aaron Johnson, safely ejected.
The illicit use of quaaludes — once a popular party drug that became known as the “thigh opener” — has been steadily declining ever since.
“Police operations are complete,” Montgomery County officials said.
A slow-motion chase did not ensue.
Police Commissioner Bratton opposes nine proposed bills put forth by the New York City Council.
Among the people who gathered at New York’s Stonewall Inn to celebrate on Friday were veterans of the days when marriage equality seemed like an impossible dream.
The historic gay bar was the site of the 1969 Stonewall riots, where LGBT people stood up against police harassment and sparked the birth of the gay rights movement.
The New York State Police on Thursday arrested three people for allegedly selling 12 “ghost guns,” homemade weapons that are nearly untraceable because they don’t have a serial code.
As New York City debates whether the police department needs more officers, some current and former rank-and-file cops say too many of their colleagues are sitting indoors doing work that could be done by civilians.