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Milwaukee Cop Who Fatally Shot Man Charged with Sex Assault

CRIME | By Todd Richmond | Oct 21
A Milwaukee police officer who fatally shot a black man in August, sparking several nights of unrest, has been charged with sexually assaulting a man the night after the shooting.

Alleged Castro Arsonist Freed After Plea Deal

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 1
A San Francisco man convicted of accidentally choking to death a sex partner in 2011 and then arrested again last year for allegedly starting fires in the Castro district was released after reaching a plea deal.

Vandals Destroy Iconic Rock Formation in Oregon

CRIME | Sep 8
Vandals were caught on cell phone video destroying a rock formation at a state natural area in Oregon.

More Victims of San Mateo Rapist Come Forward

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 20
Several more men have come forward saying they're victims of a San Mateo County man who's already charged with raping other men, according to police.

Nephew Featured in "Making a Murderer" May be Freed

A man at the center of the popular Netflix documentary series, "Making a Murderer," could soon be freed from prison.

More Testimony in SF Lesbian Murder Trial

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 30
The woman who survived the 2013 shooting that killed a friend near a gay San Francisco nightclub this week contradicted other friends' descriptions of the shooter.

Second Former Ole Miss Student Sentenced in Statue Vandalism

A former University of Mississippi student was sentenced Thursday to a year's probation plus 50 hours of community service for placing a noose on the statue of the school's first black student.

FBI Closes Unsolved D. B. Cooper Hijacking Case

CRIME | Jul 17
One of the most notorious unsolved crimes in American history will remain a mystery.

Link Between U.K. Politician's Murder and U.S. Neo-Nazi Group

CRIME | Jun 18
The killing came one week before a divisive vote on whether the United Kingdom should leave the European Union.

Florida Police Seek Motive for Killing of 'The Voice' Singer

MUSIC | By Mike Schneider and Frazier Moore | Jun 13
Detectives were searching Loibl's cellphone and social media accounts looking for clues as to a motive, but they weren't aware the suspect had stalked Grimmie.

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