Washington DC mail carrier abducted, beaten: Family of RH native mail carrier … – The Herald | HeraldOnline.com

Washington DC mail carrier abducted, beaten: Family of RH native mail carrier …The Herald | HeraldOnline.comThe family of a mail carrier from Rock Hill who was killed while delivering mail…

GCHQ secretly captured images of innocent webcam users – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukGCHQ operated a secret surveillance project called Optic Nerve which captured images from millions of Yahoo! webcam chats made between people suspected of no crime. Leaked documents dated from 2008…

Washington DC mail carrier abducted, beaten: Family of RH native mail carrier … – The State

Washington DC mail carrier abducted, beaten: Family of RH native mail carrier …The StateThe family of a mail carrier from Rock Hill who was killed while delivering mail Nov. 23…

Vandal caught on camera knocking over statues, paintings at Los Angeles church – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLos Angeles Archdiocese spokeswoman Monica Valencia told The News that the chapel was kept open late that night so that devout parishioners could come in to say…

Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rink – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rinkMinneapolis Star TribuneLOS ANGELES — Police are trying to identify the victims of a 19-year-old Los Angeles roller…

Oakland police use Twitter to fight crime, tweet by tweet – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleWhen Oakland police Capt. Anthony Toribio heard the details of Sunday’s shooting at a McDonald’s on Telegraph Avenue, the veteran officer did something he wouldn’t have considered just…

Life sentence for murderer of UK soldier Lee Rigby, accomplice gets 45 years – RT

RTMuslim convert Michael Adebolajo, who murdered Drummer Lee Rigby in a south-east London street attack in May last year, has been sentenced to life in prison. His partner in the…

Huge police operation targets notorious north London Adams family crime gang – Daily Mail

Daily MailHundreds of police officers swooped on addresses across London and the Home Counties yesterday in an operation aimed at smashing one of Britain’s most notorious crime gangs. Senior members…

Couple held in north London as two hundred Met officers stage crime family swoop – Evening Standard

Evening StandardA suspected member of a notorious North London gang was arrested in his £2.5 million Clerkenwell townhouse today as 200 Met officers burst into 25 addresses in the capital…

Mexico’s ‘Shorty’ Guzman faces new organised crime charges – BBC News

BBC NewsCourts have ordered Mexican drug baron Joaquin Guzman – known as El Chapo, or Shorty – to remain in prison awaiting trial on new organised crime charges. He is…

Memphis mayor traveling to anti-violence meeting focusing on young African … – Memphis Commercial Appeal

Memphis mayor traveling to anti-violence meeting focusing on young African …Memphis Commercial AppealOther featured panelists include the mayors of Milwaukee, Oakland, Calif. and Tacoma, Wash. Even as overall crime rates…

US Attorney’s office fighting crime, forging partners in inner city Miami – MiamiHerald.com

US Attorney’s office fighting crime, forging partners in inner city MiamiMiamiHerald.comLaunched in October 2011, Ferrer’s Violence Reduction Partnership focuses on South Florida’s crime-ridden “hot spots.” The program started in Miami’s…

“We don’t need more police”: Mayor & Police Chief hit a nerve at town hall – Oakland Local

Oakland LocalAnd while some balked at the surveillance, Mayor Quan argued that this technology brings Oakland in step with cities using the same tactics to get safe. “We can’t pretend…

Oakland holds first meeting addressing crime issues – KTVU San Francisco

Oakland holds first meeting addressing crime issuesKTVU San FranciscoOakland’s mayor, police chief and schools superintendent spent part of Saturday at a West Oakland high school as part of a series…

Honolulu police overnight sweep, over 130 people arrested – khon2.com

Honolulu police overnight sweep, over 130 people arrestedkhon2.comHonolulu police overnight sweep, over 130 people arrested. 2 hours ago. Honolulu police made a lot of arrests and gave out a lot…

Police Looking For Thieves Stealing Packages Off Doorsteps –

DENVER (CBS4) – Police are on the lookout for thieves who allegedly follow delivery trucks and then steal packages from the front porches of homes. This is a crime that…

Oakland leaders host town hall meeting on public safety – abc7news.com

Oakland leaders host town hall meeting on public safetyabc7news.com… community on plans to stop crime, reduce truancy in schools and improve job opportunities in their city. Quan said Oakland has…

China media: “Mafia-style” crimes – BBC News

BBC NewsNews of “mafia-style” crimes dominate press headlines on Friday, with media asking what “protections” alleged mobsters had in the past decade. Media have reported that Liu Han, ex-head of…

Chinese Tycoon Charged With ‘Mafia-Style’ Crimes – TIME

TIMELiu Han, one of the richest businessmen in China and ex-head of the mining giant Sichuan Hanlong Group, has been charged with murder, intentional injury, organizing a crime gang, illegal…

Billionaire kingpin Liu Han accused of heading organised crime gang – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldBeijing: A car drives up and screeches to a halt outside a quiet riverside teahouse. Gunmen emerge, shots ring out; three men drop to the floor, dead. The…

Egbert Souse’s Bar, Shooting Plagued, City Of Oakland Reach Agreement

Egbert Souse’s Bar, the shooting-plagued establishment on the corner of Piedmont Avenue and Mac Arthur Blvd, and the City of Oakland’s City Attorney Barbara Parker have reached an agreement that…

460 Grand Avenue Oakland Divides Adams Point At Lake Merritt

460 Grand Avenue is a planned development at a prime real estate address near Lake Merritt that, when finished, will offer 78 apartment units in a brand new five-story building.…

Oakland police identify gender of burned body in park – abc7news.com

abc7news.comOfficers found the body of a woman still burning just after 10 p.m. on Skyline Boulevard near the gate of Redwood Regional Park. That’s near Oakland’s Montclair neighborhood. One resident…

Social Media, a Trove of Clues and Confessions – New York Times

Social Media, a Trove of Clues and ConfessionsNew York TimesIT seems as if every week there’s a news story about someone committing a crime and confessing to it on Facebook,…

Cherry-picking crime stats may have pitfalls for Jean Quan – San Francisco Chronicle

Cherry-picking crime stats may have pitfalls for Jean QuanSan Francisco ChronicleAt just about every event she’s attended this year, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan has repeated the campaign mantra she hopes…

Private security guard shoots suspected burglar – abc7news.com

abc7news.com… ran off and was then shot in the leg on Waterhouse Road. Neighbors are hoping that this shooting might make would-be criminals think twice. Private security guards are the…

Woman shot during crime spree, carjacking in southwest Houston – KHOU

Woman shot during crime spree, carjacking in southwest HoustonKHOUAccording to the Houston Police Department, four suspects stole a purple minivan from a man in the 7500 block of Corporate Drive…

DC Council Gives Preliminary Approval to Decriminalize Pot – NBC4 Washington

NBC4 WashingtonNews 4’s Mark Segraves reports on possible changes in a proposed law designed to decriminalize the use of marijuana in D.C. Some D.C. council members want to keep smoking…

East Oakland family hit by home invasion robbers – abc7news.com

East Oakland family hit by home invasion robbersabc7news.comOn Tuesday morning just two miles away, an 81-year-old woman was shot in a home invasion robbery in Oakland’s Dimond District. Police have…

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan’s re-election hinges on crime – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleLeah Harris, a retired preschool teacher, has lived in the heart of East Oakland for 37 years. In the 2010 mayoral election, she voted for Jean Quan. She…

Amanda Knox To Fight Guilty Verdict “To The Very End”

See more US News from ABC|ABC World News Amanda Knox was interviewed by ABC Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts this morning, and just less than a full day after an…

Arrests after crackdown on south London gang – BBC News

BBC NewsKnown as the Gas gang, they are believed to be responsible for up to three quarters of all violent crime in some parts of south London. Up to 29…

Justin Bieber: Positive drug test, new assault charges – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsToday’s Justin Bieber crime report includes a positive drug test and new Canadian assault charges. Bieber’s toxicology report from his DUI arrest in Miami Beach two weeks…

Obama honors Holocaust Remembrance Day – USA TODAY

USA TODAYPresident Obama urged the nation and world Monday to remember the victims in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. “Each year on this day the world comes together to…

AFIC report helps Musharraf but degrades its image – The News International

The News InternationalISLAMABAD: The VVIP accused of the most heinous crime in the book of country’s statutes — high treason — is seeking the exceptional luxury of getting a basic…