Recent Crime News
Wednesday Apr 22 | via KTOO-TV Juneau
Robert Bates , a Tulsa County, Okla., reserve deputy, leaves his arraignment Tuesday with his attorney. Bates fatally shot a suspect who was pinned down by officers, raising alarms about volunteer police officers who wear badges and carry guns. Comment?
Monday Apr 20 | via WEHT
According to court documents obtained by Eyewitness News, Thomas Elpers, one of the alleged masterminds of a $1.5 million equipment theft ring that was dismantled earlier this year, The 62-year-old has been charged with felony insurance fraud. Elpers allegedly registered a VIN number, or vehicle identification number, on a vehicle that had been fraudulently reported stolen, court records state. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via News Max
A psychologist who has worked with residents of Ferguson, Mo., since the death of Michael Brown says it's reasonable to believe that for many people - and especially for young African-American men - being detained by police under any circumstance has become a frightening experience. "I would think that most people, most youths, most African-American men at this point feel like it's a danger to be stopped by a cop for anything," Jameca Falconer, a psychologist and faculty member at Logan University in Chesterfield, Mo., told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Thursday. Comment?
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