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N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty After Leaving Pit Bull Puppy To Drown

N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty After Leaving Pit Bull Puppy To Drown

Prosecutors said he locked the 8-month-old dog in a small wire cage and then left the crate in Sandy Hook Bay, following a domestic argument on July 30, 2018. Read full article: N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty Aft...→

N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty After Leaving Pit Bull Puppy To Drown

N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty After Leaving Pit Bull Puppy To Drown

Prosecutors said he locked the 8-month-old dog in a small wire cage and then left the crate in Sandy Hook Bay, following a domestic argument on July 30, 2018. Read full article: N.J. Man Convicted Of Animal Cruelty Aft...→

Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018 collision in Riverside

Arthur Armando Alvarez, 38, was high on drugs and driving a stolen pickup when he crashed, killing a passenger. Read full article: Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018...→

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

A man who moved from foster home to foster home knows what it’s like to not feel like you belong, and now he’s saving dogs from the pound. Read full article: Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Resc...→

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WHDH) - A Rhode Island man was convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over four years. A Providence County Superior Court jury... Read full article: RI man convicted of molesting his girlfr...→

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

PHILADELPHIA — A man who served nearly three decades in prison for a triple killing in Philadelphia in what prosecutors called a “perfect storm” of injustice was freed after a judge threw out his c… Read full article: Man wrongfully convicted of murder set f...→

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Authorities in South Carolina say a pit bull terrier attack on Saturday may have led to the discovery of a dog fighting operation. Read full article: Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog f...→

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

(CNN) — A New Jersey fire department’s pit bull just became the first of its breed to become an arson detection K9 officer. Hansel, a... Read full article: Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to becom...→

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the California desert after he made a lengthy, unsuccessful bid to fire his attorney and have his conviction thrown out Read full article: Sentencing delayed for man convicted of ...→

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

Twenty-four years after he was sentenced to life in prison without parole on a murder charge, a Colorado man has gotten a second chance at life and he’s making it count. Read full article: 24 years later, man convicted of murder ...→

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Charles ‘Chase’ Merritt, 62, will receive the death penalty or life in prison without parole from a San Bernardino County judge. Read full article: Inland man convicted of murdering McStay...→

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Corrections officials in Georgia are set to execute a man convicted of shooting a convenience store clerk to death more than 30 years ago Read full article: Georgia set to execute man convicted of ...→

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Edited, held for image - SL, 10:55 am, 1/13 Officers shot and killed the dog after it ran towards them aggressively. Read full article: Woman charged with using pit bull to kil...→

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

A suburban Chicago man who police say was driving at 107 mph when he struck another car, killing a 16-year-old girl, has been convicted of reckless homicide Read full article: Suburban Chicago man convicted in a cras...→

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

A man suspected of killing his wife in Prince George’s County, Maryland, last week turned himself in to the Department of Corrections Wednesday, police said.... James Dorsey, 41, is being held on no bond status. Read full article: Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Le...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

A Florida man has pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were concealed inside electronic equipment and smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling lizar...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling water...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted o Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

Court records say the man confessed to luring the child to his basement to play doctor and tried to sexually assault her, but new DNA testing could exonerate him. Read full article: New DNA evidence could free man convicte...→

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

A pit bull rescued from a dogfighting ring in Canada is ready to protect and serve as the newest K-9 arson detection officer and the first of his kind in the U.S. Read full article: Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson dete...→

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Prison officials in California say a man serving a life sentence for aggravated sexual assault of a child was killed by a fellow inmate on Thursday. Read full article: Man convicted of sexual assault of child...→

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

A meth-addicted, married Atlanta man has been convicted of killing his secret boyfriend after learning he was planning to leave him. Read full article: Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convi...→

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Councilman Chris Herndon will propose to let pit bull owners — or potential owners — apply with Denver Animal Protection for a “breed-restricted license.” Read full article: Denver councilman proposes pit bull prob...→

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

An Indian national pleaded guilty in the Southern District of Texas Thursday for his role in operating an India-based call center that defrauded millions of U.S. citizens out of millions. Read full article: Indian man convicted in call-center frau...→

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

The girl, named Aria, was with her mother at their home in Phoenix, Arizona, with several other people when the dog attacked her. Read full article: Arizona toddler, 2, in critical conditio...→

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

A woman accused of leading law enforcement on a bizarre chase in a motorhome from the Santa Clarita area to Tarzana — with two dogs inside the RV — was charged Thursday with nine felonies, including animal cruelty. Read full article: Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charge...→

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

A 53-year-old man shot by a masked intruder in his North Philadelphia home early Sunday morning had just left SugarHouse Casino before he was attacked, police said. Read full article: Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted on charges of attempted murder, robbery, and two counts of aggravated battery in connection to the attack. On July… Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

A 31-year-old man was fatally shot early Thursday morning following a dispute in New York City that led to a car crash into a dealership. Police say an argument broke out around 1:30 a.m. near West 51st Street and 10th Avenue and the victim was shot in his upper back. The unidentified man then got into his SUV and tried… Read full article: Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfi...→

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Merritt, 62, had been found guilty of bludgeoning the family in their Fallbrook home, where they relocated from Orange County. Read full article: Man convicted of murdering California fa...→

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

A Kane County jury found 37-year-old Mario Piñeda guilty of seven counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulti...→

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Elmer James Givens Jr. was arrested Dec. 18 on suspicion of animal cruelty and animal fighting. He has not yet been charged with a crime. Read full article: Court declines to return dozens of pit b...→

Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree Murder for Beating Death of Cousin - Times of San Diego

A man who fatally beat his cousin in the front yard of an Oceanside home was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder. Read full article: Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree...→

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Justice has finally come for a 6-year-old boy who was beaten to death in Harlem back in 2016. On Jan. 15, Ryshiem Smith, 45, was convicted of murder in Read full article: Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-o...→

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

(AFP) -- Indonesia's human rights body on Tuesday slammed a crackdown on the LGBT community in a city that was once home to a man described as Britain's most prolific rapist. Read full article: LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man ...→

Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Homicide In 107 MPH Crash That Killed 16-Year-Old Alyssa Lendino

A jury in Rolling Meadows deliberated for less than one hour late Friday before convicting Adam Grunin, 32, in Alyssa Lendino's death. Read full article: Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Ho...→

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

A Rolling Meadows jury took less than an hour to convict a 32-year-old Wheeling man of reckless homicide in a high-speed, 2018 crash that claimed the life of 16-year-old Alyssa Lendino, a Mount Prospect resident and student at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights. Read full article: Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash tha...→

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

A Hamilton County jury has convicted Dallas Frazier, then 29, of assault for repeatedly punching a protester, 61-year-old Mike Alter, in the head outside of President Donald Trump’s rally in Downtown on Aug. 1, 2019. Read full article: Man convicted of punching anti-Trump pro...→

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Akbar Akram, 44, pleaded guilty in Tampa federal court Wednesday to one count of wildlife trafficking in violation of the Lacey Act and the… Read full article: Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From ...→

Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018 collision in Riverside

Arthur Armando Alvarez, 38, was high on drugs and driving a stolen pickup when he crashed, killing a passenger. Read full article: Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018...→

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

A 53-year-old man shot by a masked intruder in his North Philadelphia home early Sunday morning had just left SugarHouse Casino before he was attacked, police said. Read full article: Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted o Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WHDH) - A Rhode Island man was convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over four years. A Providence County Superior Court jury... Read full article: RI man convicted of molesting his girlfr...→

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

A 31-year-old man was fatally shot early Thursday morning following a dispute in New York City that led to a car crash into a dealership. Police say an argument broke out around 1:30 a.m. near West 51st Street and 10th Avenue and the victim was shot in his upper back. The unidentified man then got into his SUV and tried… Read full article: Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfi...→

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

A pit bull rescued from a dogfighting ring in Canada is ready to protect and serve as the newest K-9 arson detection officer and the first of his kind in the U.S. Read full article: Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson dete...→

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

(CNN) — A New Jersey fire department’s pit bull just became the first of its breed to become an arson detection K9 officer. Hansel, a... Read full article: Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to becom...→

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

A Kane County jury found 37-year-old Mario Piñeda guilty of seven counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulti...→

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

Twenty-four years after he was sentenced to life in prison without parole on a murder charge, a Colorado man has gotten a second chance at life and he’s making it count. Read full article: 24 years later, man convicted of murder ...→

Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree Murder for Beating Death of Cousin - Times of San Diego

A man who fatally beat his cousin in the front yard of an Oceanside home was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder. Read full article: Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree...→

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

A meth-addicted, married Atlanta man has been convicted of killing his secret boyfriend after learning he was planning to leave him. Read full article: Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convi...→

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Corrections officials in Georgia are set to execute a man convicted of shooting a convenience store clerk to death more than 30 years ago Read full article: Georgia set to execute man convicted of ...→

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

(AFP) -- Indonesia's human rights body on Tuesday slammed a crackdown on the LGBT community in a city that was once home to a man described as Britain's most prolific rapist. Read full article: LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man ...→

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

A suburban Chicago man who police say was driving at 107 mph when he struck another car, killing a 16-year-old girl, has been convicted of reckless homicide Read full article: Suburban Chicago man convicted in a cras...→

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

A Rolling Meadows jury took less than an hour to convict a 32-year-old Wheeling man of reckless homicide in a high-speed, 2018 crash that claimed the life of 16-year-old Alyssa Lendino, a Mount Prospect resident and student at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights. Read full article: Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash tha...→

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

A man suspected of killing his wife in Prince George’s County, Maryland, last week turned himself in to the Department of Corrections Wednesday, police said.... James Dorsey, 41, is being held on no bond status. Read full article: Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Le...→

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

A Hamilton County jury has convicted Dallas Frazier, then 29, of assault for repeatedly punching a protester, 61-year-old Mike Alter, in the head outside of President Donald Trump’s rally in Downtown on Aug. 1, 2019. Read full article: Man convicted of punching anti-Trump pro...→

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

The girl, named Aria, was with her mother at their home in Phoenix, Arizona, with several other people when the dog attacked her. Read full article: Arizona toddler, 2, in critical conditio...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling water...→

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

A man who moved from foster home to foster home knows what it’s like to not feel like you belong, and now he’s saving dogs from the pound. Read full article: Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Resc...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted on charges of attempted murder, robbery, and two counts of aggravated battery in connection to the attack. On July… Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

Court records say the man confessed to luring the child to his basement to play doctor and tried to sexually assault her, but new DNA testing could exonerate him. Read full article: New DNA evidence could free man convicte...→

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

PHILADELPHIA — A man who served nearly three decades in prison for a triple killing in Philadelphia in what prosecutors called a “perfect storm” of injustice was freed after a judge threw out his c… Read full article: Man wrongfully convicted of murder set f...→

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Merritt, 62, had been found guilty of bludgeoning the family in their Fallbrook home, where they relocated from Orange County. Read full article: Man convicted of murdering California fa...→

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Authorities in South Carolina say a pit bull terrier attack on Saturday may have led to the discovery of a dog fighting operation. Read full article: Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog f...→

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Prison officials in California say a man serving a life sentence for aggravated sexual assault of a child was killed by a fellow inmate on Thursday. Read full article: Man convicted of sexual assault of child...→

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the California desert after he made a lengthy, unsuccessful bid to fire his attorney and have his conviction thrown out Read full article: Sentencing delayed for man convicted of ...→

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Elmer James Givens Jr. was arrested Dec. 18 on suspicion of animal cruelty and animal fighting. He has not yet been charged with a crime. Read full article: Court declines to return dozens of pit b...→

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Charles ‘Chase’ Merritt, 62, will receive the death penalty or life in prison without parole from a San Bernardino County judge. Read full article: Inland man convicted of murdering McStay...→

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Justice has finally come for a 6-year-old boy who was beaten to death in Harlem back in 2016. On Jan. 15, Ryshiem Smith, 45, was convicted of murder in Read full article: Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-o...→

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Councilman Chris Herndon will propose to let pit bull owners — or potential owners — apply with Denver Animal Protection for a “breed-restricted license.” Read full article: Denver councilman proposes pit bull prob...→

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Edited, held for image - SL, 10:55 am, 1/13 Officers shot and killed the dog after it ran towards them aggressively. Read full article: Woman charged with using pit bull to kil...→

Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Homicide In 107 MPH Crash That Killed 16-Year-Old Alyssa Lendino

A jury in Rolling Meadows deliberated for less than one hour late Friday before convicting Adam Grunin, 32, in Alyssa Lendino's death. Read full article: Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Ho...→

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

An Indian national pleaded guilty in the Southern District of Texas Thursday for his role in operating an India-based call center that defrauded millions of U.S. citizens out of millions. Read full article: Indian man convicted in call-center frau...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

A Florida man has pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were concealed inside electronic equipment and smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling lizar...→

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Akbar Akram, 44, pleaded guilty in Tampa federal court Wednesday to one count of wildlife trafficking in violation of the Lacey Act and the… Read full article: Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From ...→

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

A woman accused of leading law enforcement on a bizarre chase in a motorhome from the Santa Clarita area to Tarzana — with two dogs inside the RV — was charged Thursday with nine felonies, including animal cruelty. Read full article: Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charge...→

Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018 collision in Riverside

Arthur Armando Alvarez, 38, was high on drugs and driving a stolen pickup when he crashed, killing a passenger. Read full article: Redlands man convicted of murder in 2018...→

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder After Leaving Casino

A 53-year-old man shot by a masked intruder in his North Philadelphia home early Sunday morning had just left SugarHouse Casino before he was attacked, police said. Read full article: Police: Man Shot by Masked Home Intruder...→

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Rescue to His Hollywood Hills Home

A man who moved from foster home to foster home knows what it’s like to not feel like you belong, and now he’s saving dogs from the pound. Read full article: Man Who Was Adopted Brings Pit Bull Resc...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted o Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murder in ‘Heinous’ 2017 Attack

A south suburban man has been convicted on all charges in a brutal 2017 beating and robbery that took place near a Kankakee forest preserve. According to the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office, Darrin Reed Jr., 31, of St. Anne was convicted on charges of attempted murder, robbery, and two counts of aggravated battery in connection to the attack. On July… Read full article: Kankakee Man Convicted of Attempted Murd...→

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

RI man convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over multiple years

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WHDH) - A Rhode Island man was convicted of molesting his girlfriend’s young daughter over four years. A Providence County Superior Court jury... Read full article: RI man convicted of molesting his girlfr...→

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

New DNA evidence could free man convicted in 1988 murder of 4-year-old

Court records say the man confessed to luring the child to his basement to play doctor and tried to sexually assault her, but new DNA testing could exonerate him. Read full article: New DNA evidence could free man convicte...→

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfire, Car Crash, Leaving One Man Dead

A 31-year-old man was fatally shot early Thursday morning following a dispute in New York City that led to a car crash into a dealership. Police say an argument broke out around 1:30 a.m. near West 51st Street and 10th Avenue and the victim was shot in his upper back. The unidentified man then got into his SUV and tried… Read full article: Dispute in Hell’s Kitchen Leads to Gunfi...→

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

Man wrongfully convicted of murder set free after 28 years in prison

PHILADELPHIA — A man who served nearly three decades in prison for a triple killing in Philadelphia in what prosecutors called a “perfect storm” of injustice was freed after a judge threw out his c… Read full article: Man wrongfully convicted of murder set f...→

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Man convicted of murdering California family of four gets death penalty

Merritt, 62, had been found guilty of bludgeoning the family in their Fallbrook home, where they relocated from Orange County. Read full article: Man convicted of murdering California fa...→

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog fighting operation

Authorities in South Carolina say a pit bull terrier attack on Saturday may have led to the discovery of a dog fighting operation. Read full article: Pit bull attack may have uncovered dog f...→

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson detection K-9 in the US

A pit bull rescued from a dogfighting ring in Canada is ready to protect and serve as the newest K-9 arson detection officer and the first of his kind in the U.S. Read full article: Meet Hansel, the 1st pit bull arson dete...→

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to become an arson-detection K9 officer

(CNN) — A New Jersey fire department’s pit bull just became the first of its breed to become an arson detection K9 officer. Hansel, a... Read full article: Meet Hansel, the first pit bull to becom...→

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Man convicted of sexual assault of child killed in prison attack

Prison officials in California say a man serving a life sentence for aggravated sexual assault of a child was killed by a fellow inmate on Thursday. Read full article: Man convicted of sexual assault of child...→

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulting child still at large after skipping trial

A Kane County jury found 37-year-old Mario Piñeda guilty of seven counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Elgin man convicted of sexually assaulti...→

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing delayed for man convicted of killing family

Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted of killing a family of four and burying their bodies in the California desert after he made a lengthy, unsuccessful bid to fire his attorney and have his conviction thrown out Read full article: Sentencing delayed for man convicted of ...→

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Court declines to return dozens of pit bulls to Pierce County man suspected of dogfighting

Elmer James Givens Jr. was arrested Dec. 18 on suspicion of animal cruelty and animal fighting. He has not yet been charged with a crime. Read full article: Court declines to return dozens of pit b...→

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

24 years later, man convicted of murder as teen turns life around

Twenty-four years after he was sentenced to life in prison without parole on a murder charge, a Colorado man has gotten a second chance at life and he’s making it count. Read full article: 24 years later, man convicted of murder ...→

Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree Murder for Beating Death of Cousin - Times of San Diego

A man who fatally beat his cousin in the front yard of an Oceanside home was convicted Thursday of second-degree murder. Read full article: Oceanside Man Convicted of Second-Degree...→

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Inland man convicted of murdering McStay family to be sentenced Friday

Charles ‘Chase’ Merritt, 62, will receive the death penalty or life in prison without parole from a San Bernardino County judge. Read full article: Inland man convicted of murdering McStay...→

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convicted of killing secret boyfriend

A meth-addicted, married Atlanta man has been convicted of killing his secret boyfriend after learning he was planning to leave him. Read full article: Meth-addicted, married Atlanta man convi...→

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-old Zymere Perkins to death in 2016 - amNewYork

Justice has finally come for a 6-year-old boy who was beaten to death in Harlem back in 2016. On Jan. 15, Ryshiem Smith, 45, was convicted of murder in Read full article: Harlem man convicted of beating 6-year-o...→

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Georgia set to execute man convicted of killing store clerk

Corrections officials in Georgia are set to execute a man convicted of shooting a convenience store clerk to death more than 30 years ago Read full article: Georgia set to execute man convicted of ...→

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Denver councilman proposes pit bull probation to replace ban

Councilman Chris Herndon will propose to let pit bull owners — or potential owners — apply with Denver Animal Protection for a “breed-restricted license.” Read full article: Denver councilman proposes pit bull prob...→

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man Convicted of 136 Rapes in UK

(AFP) -- Indonesia's human rights body on Tuesday slammed a crackdown on the LGBT community in a city that was once home to a man described as Britain's most prolific rapist. Read full article: LGBT Community Raids in Hometown of Man ...→

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Woman charged with using pit bull to kill a man

Edited, held for image - SL, 10:55 am, 1/13 Officers shot and killed the dog after it ran towards them aggressively. Read full article: Woman charged with using pit bull to kil...→

Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Homicide In 107 MPH Crash That Killed 16-Year-Old Alyssa Lendino

A jury in Rolling Meadows deliberated for less than one hour late Friday before convicting Adam Grunin, 32, in Alyssa Lendino's death. Read full article: Adam Grunin Man Convicted Of Reckless Ho...→

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

Suburban Chicago man convicted in a crash that killed teen

A suburban Chicago man who police say was driving at 107 mph when he struck another car, killing a 16-year-old girl, has been convicted of reckless homicide Read full article: Suburban Chicago man convicted in a cras...→

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash that killed Mount Prospect teen

A Rolling Meadows jury took less than an hour to convict a 32-year-old Wheeling man of reckless homicide in a high-speed, 2018 crash that claimed the life of 16-year-old Alyssa Lendino, a Mount Prospect resident and student at John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights. Read full article: Wheeling man convicted in 2018 crash tha...→

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Leaving Body in Car Turns Himself In

A man suspected of killing his wife in Prince George’s County, Maryland, last week turned himself in to the Department of Corrections Wednesday, police said.... James Dorsey, 41, is being held on no bond status. Read full article: Maryland Man Accused of Killing Wife, Le...→

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

Indian man convicted in call-center fraud case scamming Americans out of millions

An Indian national pleaded guilty in the Southern District of Texas Thursday for his role in operating an India-based call center that defrauded millions of U.S. citizens out of millions. Read full article: Indian man convicted in call-center frau...→

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

Man convicted of punching anti-Trump protester in Ohio

A Hamilton County jury has convicted Dallas Frazier, then 29, of assault for repeatedly punching a protester, 61-year-old Mike Alter, in the head outside of President Donald Trump’s rally in Downtown on Aug. 1, 2019. Read full article: Man convicted of punching anti-Trump pro...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling lizards from Philippines

A Florida man has pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were concealed inside electronic equipment and smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling lizar...→

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

Arizona toddler, 2, in critical condition after being mauled by her grandfather's pit bull

The girl, named Aria, was with her mother at their home in Phoenix, Arizona, with several other people when the dog attacked her. Read full article: Arizona toddler, 2, in critical conditio...→

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Akbar Akram, 44, pleaded guilty in Tampa federal court Wednesday to one count of wildlife trafficking in violation of the Lacey Act and the… Read full article: Man Convicted of Smuggling Lizards From ...→

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

Florida man convicted of smuggling water monitor lizards from Philippines

A Florida man pleaded guilty to his part in a trafficking scheme in which live water monitor lizards were stuffed into socks and concealed inside electronics to be smuggled from the Philippines to the United States. Read full article: Florida man convicted of smuggling water...→

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charged With 9 Felonies, Including Animal Cruelty

A woman accused of leading law enforcement on a bizarre chase in a motorhome from the Santa Clarita area to Tarzana — with two dogs inside the RV — was charged Thursday with nine felonies, including animal cruelty. Read full article: Woman Who Led Bizarre Chase in RV Charge...→