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Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

A bald man wearing a workman’s “contractor-style” shirt and described as fat is being sought by police in Chester County for entering a woman’s house Tuesday and sexually assaulting her. The man wore a light blue shirt with a dark blue name tag and white piping with the name “Jeff” embroidered on it, police said. The victim was on the… Read full article: Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted ...→

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

A police officer has died in Virginia after being dragged by a vehicle driven by a suspect trying to flee a traffic stop, officials say. Read full article: Virginia cop dies after being dragged by...→

Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In Tinley Park

Police in Tinley Park were searching for two suspects after a woman was robbed at gunpoint in her own garage and a man was carjacked. Read full article: Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In...→

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

A former Maryland police officer already accused of raping a woman he pulled over during a traffic stop was indicted Tuesday on a new charge after an investigation revealed he is HIV positive. Read full article: Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman ...→

Four families to split settlement over police incident at Minnehaha Falls park | MinnPost

Plus: U of M student imprisoned in China for tweets he posted while in the United States; Abortion opponents march outside Minnesota Capitol; Lynx star Maya Moore sitting out a second straight WNBA season; and more. Read full article: Four families to split settlement over p...→

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

A California driver fleeing from police died after launching his Mercedes-Benz sedan over the San Joaquin River at nearly 100 miles per hour, according to multiple reports. Read full article: California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police are preparing to serve an arrest warrant on former Pittsburgh Steelers player Antonio Brown after an assault charge was filed. Read full article: Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted b...→

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Her car hit a tree, rolled over and then was struck by another car, authorities say. Read full article: Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash...→

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

A responding trooper alerted the driver that the trailer’s gate was opened and packages were missing, police said. Read full article: FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope around 2 a.m. Wednesday. They were both transported to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital where the man was pronounced dead. The… Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

In each incident, two males wearing ski masks and black jackets entered businesses and demanded money, police said. Read full article: Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chi...→

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

A 57-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle Jan. 13 in the 500 block of South River Street. Read full article: Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-...→

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Two other people in the car, an adult driver and a 6-year-old girl, and the driver of the SUV were taken to hospitals with minor injuries, police said. Read full article: Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash...→

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Police in Virginia confirm that an officer has died after being dragged by a vehicle fleeing a traffic stop. Newport News police wrote in a statement that the officer had stopped a car just before 7 p.m. Thursday before getting out to speak with the driver. Police said the motorist then accelerated “at some point during the encounter,” dragging the… Read full article: Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car D...→

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

A woman was killed and two others were injured during a shooting inside a home in Northeast D.C. Saturday morning, police say. Officers found a man suffering from gunshot and stab wounds across the street from the apartment in the 1700 block of Capitol Avenue NE when they arrived about 5:15 a.m., police said. While speaking with him, officers heard a… Read full article: Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Sho...→

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

A suburban funeral home has gone dark – there is nobody there, and the phone line is disconnected. Read full article: Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woma...→

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

A man died after being shot Wednesday night in Dorchester, according to Boston Police, who are asking the public for information about the incident. Police at 7:15 p.m. responded to a call for shot… Read full article: Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Bost...→

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

A woman has died after a double shooting that led to a standoff in Long Beach, authorities said Thursday. Read full article: Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long...→

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Qin Zheng was last seen Tuesday in the 5500 block of West Wilson Avenue. Read full article: Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

A settlement was announced Wednesday regarding an incident from 2018 involving the Minneapolis Park Police and a group of Somali teenagers. Read full article: Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis P...→

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

Authorities in New Jersey are asking the public for help locating a missing 14-year-old girl last seen near a high school almost a week ago. Jaidaa Ali was last seen on Jan. 16, at around 12 p.m., in the area of St. Georges Avenue near Linden High School in Linden. Ali is described as being about 5 feet 3 inches,… Read full article: NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old ...→

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

A man was pronounced dead and a woman in critical condition at Methodist Hospital after a fire broke out in their Fifth Avenue apartment. Read full article: Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Cr...→

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

A Palos Hills man was charged with multiple felonies for fleeing police and crashing into multiple squad cars in southwest suburban Orland Park. Read full article: Man Charged After Crashing Into Police C...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

A group of people dressed as furry animals for San Jose’s FurCon Convention came to the rescue of a woman getting assaulted, a report said. The victim was allegedly being attacked in a car outside … Read full article: Furries rescue woman being assaulted nea...→

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Berks County will pay $75,000 to a woman sexually abused by a staff member during her detainment at the ICE facility in Leesport, the Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project announced. ICE employee Daniel Sharkey was found guilty of assaulting the woman in 2016, while he was an employee at the Berks County Residential Center, which has recently been criticized for its poor conditions. Read full article: Woman sexually assaulted during ICE dete...→

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

The 33-year-old man was on the sidewalk in the 6700 block of North Bosworth Avenue when two males robbed him at gunpoint before one of them opened fire, police said. Read full article: Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park d...→

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

A gang member who joined an accomplice in fatally shooting a 24-year-old Riverside woman and wounding her boyfriend because the victims were mistaken for rivals was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in state prison. William Sotelo, 31, is the last of eight defendants convicted and given a prison sentence for the 2006 slaying of Crystal Theobald. Last week, as his… Read full article: Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for S...→

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

RIVERSIDE – A teenager’s alleged confession to molesting upward of 50 children across Southern California over the last eight years has left veteran Riverside detectives stunned. “The u… Read full article: Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleg...→

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Authorities in Virginia say a woman allowed her estranged boyfriend to live in her storage unit where he burned to death after she locked it, preventing his escape from a blaze that started inside. The Bristol Herald-Courier reports that Kelly Goff was arraigned on manslaughter and abduction charges Tuesday in Washington County. Sheriff’s Det. Marty Lloyd wrote in an affidavit… Read full article: Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend D...→

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

David Callahan, 58, hit an embankment of the San Joaquin River, launched into the air and landed on the opposite bank on Monday, Fresno police said. Read full article: California man dies after hurtling 400 f...→

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Authorities are asking for the public’s health to identify two men who Fort Worth police say robbed seven stores Monday in a 3-hour span. The two men demanded cash at gunpoint, while hitting mostly smaller stores, Fort Worth police said. The stores the men hit were at 101 Odessa St., 1820 N. Sylvania Ave., 2800 NE 28th St., 3500 Hemphill… Read full article: Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3...→

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the "investigation is active and on-going with South Detectives Division."

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are investigating an alleged incident involving Gritty and a teenage boy. The popular Philadelphia Flyers mascot is accused of physically assaulting a 13-year-old boy during a photoshoot. The alleged Read full article: Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim ...→

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

The attorneys for a Chicago man accused in the killings of six relatives want information about an informant and the three cartel hitmen the informant says were responsible for the murders. Read full article: Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez...→

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Imagineering recently hosted a panel discussion at Disneyland for 400 Southern California STEM students interested in someday creating the next Rise of the Resistance dark ride, Marvel themed land … Read full article: Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the ne...→

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Firefighters in Fort Worth were out in the wet weather Wednesday morning battling a house fire that took the life of an elderly woman. Read full article: Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning Hous...→

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Police are looking for a man they say punched a 70-year-old woman in the back of the head by Prospect Park Thursday, causing her to fall to the ground. Read full article: Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in...→

Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

A bald man wearing a workman’s “contractor-style” shirt and described as fat is being sought by police in Chester County for entering a woman’s house Tuesday and sexually assaulting her. The man wore a light blue shirt with a dark blue name tag and white piping with the name “Jeff” embroidered on it, police said. The victim was on the… Read full article: Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted ...→

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Berks County will pay $75,000 to a woman sexually abused by a staff member during her detainment at the ICE facility in Leesport, the Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project announced. ICE employee Daniel Sharkey was found guilty of assaulting the woman in 2016, while he was an employee at the Berks County Residential Center, which has recently been criticized for its poor conditions. Read full article: Woman sexually assaulted during ICE dete...→

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Police in Virginia confirm that an officer has died after being dragged by a vehicle fleeing a traffic stop. Newport News police wrote in a statement that the officer had stopped a car just before 7 p.m. Thursday before getting out to speak with the driver. Police said the motorist then accelerated “at some point during the encounter,” dragging the… Read full article: Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car D...→

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

A gang member who joined an accomplice in fatally shooting a 24-year-old Riverside woman and wounding her boyfriend because the victims were mistaken for rivals was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in state prison. William Sotelo, 31, is the last of eight defendants convicted and given a prison sentence for the 2006 slaying of Crystal Theobald. Last week, as his… Read full article: Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for S...→

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

A suburban funeral home has gone dark – there is nobody there, and the phone line is disconnected. Read full article: Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woma...→

Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In Tinley Park

Police in Tinley Park were searching for two suspects after a woman was robbed at gunpoint in her own garage and a man was carjacked. Read full article: Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In...→

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

RIVERSIDE – A teenager’s alleged confession to molesting upward of 50 children across Southern California over the last eight years has left veteran Riverside detectives stunned. “The u… Read full article: Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleg...→

Four families to split settlement over police incident at Minnehaha Falls park | MinnPost

Plus: U of M student imprisoned in China for tweets he posted while in the United States; Abortion opponents march outside Minnesota Capitol; Lynx star Maya Moore sitting out a second straight WNBA season; and more. Read full article: Four families to split settlement over p...→

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

David Callahan, 58, hit an embankment of the San Joaquin River, launched into the air and landed on the opposite bank on Monday, Fresno police said. Read full article: California man dies after hurtling 400 f...→

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Qin Zheng was last seen Tuesday in the 5500 block of West Wilson Avenue. Read full article: Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

Authorities in New Jersey are asking the public for help locating a missing 14-year-old girl last seen near a high school almost a week ago. Jaidaa Ali was last seen on Jan. 16, at around 12 p.m., in the area of St. Georges Avenue near Linden High School in Linden. Ali is described as being about 5 feet 3 inches,… Read full article: NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old ...→

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Her car hit a tree, rolled over and then was struck by another car, authorities say. Read full article: Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash...→

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Imagineering recently hosted a panel discussion at Disneyland for 400 Southern California STEM students interested in someday creating the next Rise of the Resistance dark ride, Marvel themed land … Read full article: Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the ne...→

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

A Palos Hills man was charged with multiple felonies for fleeing police and crashing into multiple squad cars in southwest suburban Orland Park. Read full article: Man Charged After Crashing Into Police C...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope around 2 a.m. Wednesday. They were both transported to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital where the man was pronounced dead. The… Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Police are looking for a man they say punched a 70-year-old woman in the back of the head by Prospect Park Thursday, causing her to fall to the ground. Read full article: Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in...→

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

A 57-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle Jan. 13 in the 500 block of South River Street. Read full article: Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-...→

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Two other people in the car, an adult driver and a 6-year-old girl, and the driver of the SUV were taken to hospitals with minor injuries, police said. Read full article: Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash...→

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

A police officer has died in Virginia after being dragged by a vehicle driven by a suspect trying to flee a traffic stop, officials say. Read full article: Virginia cop dies after being dragged by...→

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

The 33-year-old man was on the sidewalk in the 6700 block of North Bosworth Avenue when two males robbed him at gunpoint before one of them opened fire, police said. Read full article: Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park d...→

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

A woman was killed and two others were injured during a shooting inside a home in Northeast D.C. Saturday morning, police say. Officers found a man suffering from gunshot and stab wounds across the street from the apartment in the 1700 block of Capitol Avenue NE when they arrived about 5:15 a.m., police said. While speaking with him, officers heard a… Read full article: Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Sho...→

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

A man died after being shot Wednesday night in Dorchester, according to Boston Police, who are asking the public for information about the incident. Police at 7:15 p.m. responded to a call for shot… Read full article: Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Bost...→

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

A former Maryland police officer already accused of raping a woman he pulled over during a traffic stop was indicted Tuesday on a new charge after an investigation revealed he is HIV positive. Read full article: Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman ...→

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Authorities in Virginia say a woman allowed her estranged boyfriend to live in her storage unit where he burned to death after she locked it, preventing his escape from a blaze that started inside. The Bristol Herald-Courier reports that Kelly Goff was arraigned on manslaughter and abduction charges Tuesday in Washington County. Sheriff’s Det. Marty Lloyd wrote in an affidavit… Read full article: Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend D...→

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

A woman has died after a double shooting that led to a standoff in Long Beach, authorities said Thursday. Read full article: Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long...→

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

A California driver fleeing from police died after launching his Mercedes-Benz sedan over the San Joaquin River at nearly 100 miles per hour, according to multiple reports. Read full article: California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads...→

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Authorities are asking for the public’s health to identify two men who Fort Worth police say robbed seven stores Monday in a 3-hour span. The two men demanded cash at gunpoint, while hitting mostly smaller stores, Fort Worth police said. The stores the men hit were at 101 Odessa St., 1820 N. Sylvania Ave., 2800 NE 28th St., 3500 Hemphill… Read full article: Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the "investigation is active and on-going with South Detectives Division."

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are investigating an alleged incident involving Gritty and a teenage boy. The popular Philadelphia Flyers mascot is accused of physically assaulting a 13-year-old boy during a photoshoot. The alleged Read full article: Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim ...→

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

A settlement was announced Wednesday regarding an incident from 2018 involving the Minneapolis Park Police and a group of Somali teenagers. Read full article: Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis P...→

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police are preparing to serve an arrest warrant on former Pittsburgh Steelers player Antonio Brown after an assault charge was filed. Read full article: Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted b...→

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

The attorneys for a Chicago man accused in the killings of six relatives want information about an informant and the three cartel hitmen the informant says were responsible for the murders. Read full article: Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez...→

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

A man was pronounced dead and a woman in critical condition at Methodist Hospital after a fire broke out in their Fifth Avenue apartment. Read full article: Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Cr...→

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

A responding trooper alerted the driver that the trailer’s gate was opened and packages were missing, police said. Read full article: FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on...→

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Firefighters in Fort Worth were out in the wet weather Wednesday morning battling a house fire that took the life of an elderly woman. Read full article: Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning Hous...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

In each incident, two males wearing ski masks and black jackets entered businesses and demanded money, police said. Read full article: Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chi...→

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

A group of people dressed as furry animals for San Jose’s FurCon Convention came to the rescue of a woman getting assaulted, a report said. The victim was allegedly being attacked in a car outside … Read full article: Furries rescue woman being assaulted nea...→

Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Home By Man Dressed as Home Contractor

A bald man wearing a workman’s “contractor-style” shirt and described as fat is being sought by police in Chester County for entering a woman’s house Tuesday and sexually assaulting her. The man wore a light blue shirt with a dark blue name tag and white piping with the name “Jeff” embroidered on it, police said. The victim was on the… Read full article: Chester County Woman Sexually Assaulted ...→

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash

Two other people in the car, an adult driver and a 6-year-old girl, and the driver of the SUV were taken to hospitals with minor injuries, police said. Read full article: Girl, 5, dies in Orland Park crash...→

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Woman sexually assaulted during ICE detention paid $75,000 settlement by Berks County

Berks County will pay $75,000 to a woman sexually abused by a staff member during her detainment at the ICE facility in Leesport, the Pennsylvania Institutional Law Project announced. ICE employee Daniel Sharkey was found guilty of assaulting the woman in 2016, while he was an employee at the Berks County Residential Center, which has recently been criticized for its poor conditions. Read full article: Woman sexually assaulted during ICE dete...→

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

Virginia cop dies after being dragged by vehicle trying to flee traffic stop, police say

A police officer has died in Virginia after being dragged by a vehicle driven by a suspect trying to flee a traffic stop, officials say. Read full article: Virginia cop dies after being dragged by...→

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car Dies from Injuries

Police in Virginia confirm that an officer has died after being dragged by a vehicle fleeing a traffic stop. Newport News police wrote in a statement that the officer had stopped a car just before 7 p.m. Thursday before getting out to speak with the driver. Police said the motorist then accelerated “at some point during the encounter,” dragging the… Read full article: Virginia Police Officer Dragged by Car D...→

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park during North Side spree: police

The 33-year-old man was on the sidewalk in the 6700 block of North Bosworth Avenue when two males robbed him at gunpoint before one of them opened fire, police said. Read full article: Armed robbers shoot man in Rogers Park d...→

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Shooting: Police

A woman was killed and two others were injured during a shooting inside a home in Northeast D.C. Saturday morning, police say. Officers found a man suffering from gunshot and stab wounds across the street from the apartment in the 1700 block of Capitol Avenue NE when they arrived about 5:15 a.m., police said. While speaking with him, officers heard a… Read full article: Woman Killed, 2 Hurt in Northeast DC Sho...→

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for Shooting of Riverside Woman

A gang member who joined an accomplice in fatally shooting a 24-year-old Riverside woman and wounding her boyfriend because the victims were mistaken for rivals was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in state prison. William Sotelo, 31, is the last of eight defendants convicted and given a prison sentence for the 2006 slaying of Crystal Theobald. Last week, as his… Read full article: Last of Eight Defendants Sentenced for S...→

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woman Wants Grandmother's Remains

A suburban funeral home has gone dark – there is nobody there, and the phone line is disconnected. Read full article: Franklin Park Funeral Home Is Dark; Woma...→

Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In Tinley Park

Police in Tinley Park were searching for two suspects after a woman was robbed at gunpoint in her own garage and a man was carjacked. Read full article: Woman Robbed In Garage, Man Carjacked In...→

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Boston police

A man died after being shot Wednesday night in Dorchester, according to Boston Police, who are asking the public for information about the incident. Police at 7:15 p.m. responded to a call for shot… Read full article: Man dies after Dorchester shooting: Bost...→

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleged confession that he molested 50 children in Southern California

RIVERSIDE – A teenager’s alleged confession to molesting upward of 50 children across Southern California over the last eight years has left veteran Riverside detectives stunned. “The u… Read full article: Riverside police stunned by teen’s alleg...→

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman he pulled over in traffic stop is HIV positive: police

A former Maryland police officer already accused of raping a woman he pulled over during a traffic stop was indicted Tuesday on a new charge after an investigation revealed he is HIV positive. Read full article: Ex-Maryland cop accused of raping woman ...→

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend Dies Locked in Storage Unit Blaze

Authorities in Virginia say a woman allowed her estranged boyfriend to live in her storage unit where he burned to death after she locked it, preventing his escape from a blaze that started inside. The Bristol Herald-Courier reports that Kelly Goff was arraigned on manslaughter and abduction charges Tuesday in Washington County. Sheriff’s Det. Marty Lloyd wrote in an affidavit… Read full article: Virginia Woman Charged After Boyfriend D...→

Four families to split settlement over police incident at Minnehaha Falls park | MinnPost

Plus: U of M student imprisoned in China for tweets he posted while in the United States; Abortion opponents march outside Minnesota Capitol; Lynx star Maya Moore sitting out a second straight WNBA season; and more. Read full article: Four families to split settlement over p...→

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long Beach

A woman has died after a double shooting that led to a standoff in Long Beach, authorities said Thursday. Read full article: Woman Dies After Double Shooting In Long...→

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

California man dies after hurtling 400 feet across river in his Mercedes after 100 mph police chase

David Callahan, 58, hit an embankment of the San Joaquin River, launched into the air and landed on the opposite bank on Monday, Fresno police said. Read full article: California man dies after hurtling 400 f...→

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads police on chase, dies after 100 mph, 330-foot jump over river

A California driver fleeing from police died after launching his Mercedes-Benz sedan over the San Joaquin River at nearly 100 miles per hour, according to multiple reports. Read full article: California driver in Mercedes-Benz leads...→

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park

Qin Zheng was last seen Tuesday in the 5500 block of West Wilson Avenue. Read full article: Woman, 55, missing from Jefferson Park...→

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3 Hours

Authorities are asking for the public’s health to identify two men who Fort Worth police say robbed seven stores Monday in a 3-hour span. The two men demanded cash at gunpoint, while hitting mostly smaller stores, Fort Worth police said. The stores the men hit were at 101 Odessa St., 1820 N. Sylvania Ave., 2800 NE 28th St., 3500 Hemphill… Read full article: Police Seek Men Who Robbed 7 Stores in 3...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Police Investigating Report that Gritty Assaulted a 13-Year-Old

Philadelphia police are investigating whether the Flyers costumed mascot, Gritty, assaulted a 13-year-old boy in November, a police spokesman said. Read full article: Police Investigating Report that Gritty ...→

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the

Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim Flyers Mascot Gritty Physically Assaulted Teen Boy During Photo ShootPolice say the "investigation is active and on-going with South Detectives Division."

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are investigating an alleged incident involving Gritty and a teenage boy. The popular Philadelphia Flyers mascot is accused of physically assaulting a 13-year-old boy during a photoshoot. The alleged Read full article: Philadelphia Police Investigating Claim ...→

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis Park Police And Somali Teens Detained In 2018

A settlement was announced Wednesday regarding an incident from 2018 involving the Minneapolis Park Police and a group of Somali teenagers. Read full article: Settlement Reached Between Minneapolis P...→

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted by Antonio Brown and His Trainer

Police are preparing to serve an arrest warrant on former Pittsburgh Steelers player Antonio Brown after an assault charge was filed. Read full article: Police: Driver Claims He Was Assaulted b...→

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old Girl Last Seen Near High School

Authorities in New Jersey are asking the public for help locating a missing 14-year-old girl last seen near a high school almost a week ago. Jaidaa Ali was last seen on Jan. 16, at around 12 p.m., in the area of St. Georges Avenue near Linden High School in Linden. Ali is described as being about 5 feet 3 inches,… Read full article: NJ Police Seek Help Finding 14-Year-Old ...→

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez Cartel links to 2016 Gage Park murders, lawyers say

The attorneys for a Chicago man accused in the killings of six relatives want information about an informant and the three cartel hitmen the informant says were responsible for the murders. Read full article: Feds, Chicago police investigated Juarez...→

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash

Her car hit a tree, rolled over and then was struck by another car, authorities say. Read full article: Woman, 30, dies in Lake Barrington crash...→

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Critical Condition

A man was pronounced dead and a woman in critical condition at Methodist Hospital after a fire broke out in their Fifth Avenue apartment. Read full article: Man Dies In Park Slope Fire, Woman In Cr...→

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the next generation of theme park dreamers and builders

Imagineering recently hosted a panel discussion at Disneyland for 400 Southern California STEM students interested in someday creating the next Rise of the Resistance dark ride, Marvel themed land … Read full article: Disney Imagineers seek to inspire the ne...→

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on I-57 near Calumet Park: police

A responding trooper alerted the driver that the trailer’s gate was opened and packages were missing, police said. Read full article: FedEx truck burglarized while stalled on...→

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

Man Charged After Crashing Into Police Cars in Orland Park Chase

A Palos Hills man was charged with multiple felonies for fleeing police and crashing into multiple squad cars in southwest suburban Orland Park. Read full article: Man Charged After Crashing Into Police C...→

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Fort Worth

Firefighters in Fort Worth were out in the wet weather Wednesday morning battling a house fire that took the life of an elderly woman. Read full article: Elderly Woman Dies In Early Morning Hous...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope around 2 a.m. Wednesday. They were both transported to Brooklyn Methodist Hospital where the man was pronounced dead. The… Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt in Brooklyn Apartment Fire: NYPD

A 37-year-old man was killed and a 22-year-old woman was critically injured in an early morning fire in Brooklyn. Police say the two were found unconscious and unresponsive in a bedroom of the top-floor apartment on 5th Avenue in Park Slope Read full article: 37-Year-Old Dies, Woman Critically Hurt ...→

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in Brooklyn: police

Police are looking for a man they say punched a 70-year-old woman in the back of the head by Prospect Park Thursday, causing her to fall to the ground. Read full article: Man punches 70-year-old woman in head in...→

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chicago Lawn: police

In each incident, two males wearing ski masks and black jackets entered businesses and demanded money, police said. Read full article: Businesses robbed in Marquette Park, Chi...→

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-run

A 57-year-old man was fatally struck by a vehicle Jan. 13 in the 500 block of South River Street. Read full article: Police seek car in fatal Aurora hit-and-...→

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

Furries rescue woman being assaulted near California convention

A group of people dressed as furry animals for San Jose’s FurCon Convention came to the rescue of a woman getting assaulted, a report said. The victim was allegedly being attacked in a car outside … Read full article: Furries rescue woman being assaulted nea...→