Fresno shooting suspect charged with murder

April 27, 2017

(CNN)California authorities on Wednesday charged a suspect with eight felony counts, including murder, after police said he killed three men in an alleged hate crime. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, is accused of fatally shooting the three men at random in downtown Fresno, California on April 18, police said. Muhammad is black and his victims were white. Muhammad allegedly opened fire at a Pacific Gas & Electric truck, killing one man. He then walked away and fired his handgun at four others, as …

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Arthur Collins arrested over London nightclub ‘acid attack’ – BBC News

April 23, 2017

The Metropolitan police said a man and a 22-year-old woman both lost their sight in one eye. Other people were treated for severe burns following the alleged attack. Image copyright @PhieMcKenzie Image caption Hundreds of people were forced to leave the club in the early hours More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWP Coursify – UNLIMITED Reseller License Project Supremacy – Single Site License SchemaNinja PRO – 50 License Reseller Reseller LicenseFotoPress – Single Site …

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This is what protest sounds like

April 21, 2017

(CNN)Black Lives Matter activist Zellie Imani remembers the moment civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson came to Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown’s 2014 death. Crowds had gathered to protest the fatal shooting of unarmed, 18-year-old Brown by a white police officer, and Imani remembers Jackson joining the demonstrators as they marched toward a church. But Jackson, it seems, had missed a crucial memo. “I think he tried to have us sing ‘We Shall …

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Ann Coulter vows to speak at UC Berkeley after school calls off event

April 20, 2017

(CNN)Conservative commentator Ann Coulter vowed to proceed with a scheduled speaking event at the University of California, Berkeley, despite the school’s decision to call it off. In a letter to Berkeley College Republicans, who organized the event, Vice Chancellors Scott Biddy and Stephen Sutton said campus police were unable to find a “suitable venue” for the April 27 event. “Unfortunately, UCPD determined that, given currently active security threats, it is not …

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How prisons keep their suicidal inmates on watch

April 20, 2017

… from the fourth floor of an Ohio courthouse in an apparent suicide, according to police. Hernandez was reportedly placed on suicide watch in 2015 after he was convicted for the murder of Odin Lloyd, for which he was serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. But there has been no indication he was on suicide watch. An investigation into his death is ongoing. See the latest news and share your comments with CNN Health on Facebook and Twitter. The recent inmate …

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Fresno rampage suspect details each day of killing spree to police

April 20, 2017

(CNN)The Fresno killing spree that left several families fatherless started when the gunman thought a security guard disrespected him. So, police say, he killed him. But the shooter didn’t want to go down in history for just one slaying, police said. He vowed to eliminate as many white men as he could. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH …

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Georgia student in police beating video says he feared for his life

April 18, 2017

(CNN)The 21-year-old Georgia college student seen on cell phone video being beaten by two Georgia police officers says he thought he was going to die during the traffic stop on April 12. Demetrius Hollins was pulled over on a busy suburban Atlanta road by Gwinnett County police Sgt. Michael Bongiovanni for not having a license plate, according to the police report. Hollins said the license plate was in the rear window. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH …

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London attack: Victim Melissa Cochran returns to US – BBC News

April 18, 2017

… 31. Father-of-two PC Keith Palmer was killed in the forecourt of the Palace of Westminster, before Masood was shot dead by a police officer. Related Topics Utah More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWarlord Funnel Service Continuous Growth Business Pack [ar oto1] CBS Trigger Bundle Launch your 6 – 7 figure internet business today!SpinnerBros – White Label (1000 users) …

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Why some Brits are opting for Belgian citizenship – BBC News

April 16, 2017

… concerning paperwork to whether the police inspect bedrooms to check that couples are definitely married. To help expats navigate the system, the British Brussels Community Association is planning a series of workshops. But becoming Belgian is not an option for some of the UK nationals employed in the EU institutions, such as the bloc’s executive arm, the European Commission. Many of the Commission’s 1023 British staff pay their tax directly into the EU budget which means they may …

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Seriously?! Officer Appears To Stomp On Handcuffed Suspects Head

April 13, 2017

The incident occurred in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday. Only two weeks earlier, the white officer with the heavy step had managed to avoid charges related to fatally shooting a black man in 2016, local 10 TV News reported. Are you serious? Anderson is heard shouting after he was hit. I got cuffs on, sir! Are you serious? YouTube The Columbus police agency distanced itself from the officers behavior, which itsaid in a statement does not meet the standards [of]the Columbus Division of police. …

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United Airlines, David Dao, And The Way We Blame

April 13, 2017

… on the theme of What else was United supposed to do?, as if calling the police to clean up by physical force what was essentially a corporate scheduling error was the only available option (as opposed to, say, raising the offer of compensation for volunteers to take a later flight, or flying their personnel on a different plane.) Even in this seemingly indisputable set of circumstances, the victim found critics — unbelievably, and yet predictably. For some, a refusal to comply with an …

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Guitarist J. Geils found dead in his Massachusetts home

April 12, 2017

(CNN)John Warren Geils Jr., the guitarist and founder of the eponymous J. Geils Band, has died, police in Groton, Massachusetts, said. police came to Geils’ home for a well-being check, police Chief Donald Palma said. The 71-year-old was found unresponsive and was declared dead at the scene. police are investigating the death as a standard procedure. Foul play was not suspected and a preliminary investigation suggests Geils died of natural causes, Palma said. …

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Cops Hunt Accused Gun Thief Who Sent Anti-Government Manifesto To Trump

April 11, 2017

… specific location, according to the sheriffs office. Janesville School District canceled classes on Friday as a precaution. More officers have been patrolling near churches, because of the unspecified anti-religious remarks in the suspects manifesto, the sheriffs office said over the weekend. To anybody that got this letter, you might want to read it, the man police identified as Jakubowski says as he walks through a parking lot after visiting the post office. Revolution. Its time for change. …

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CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

… Northern Africa and Northern Europe. In the nation of Egypt Sunday, bombings at two Coptic Christian churches killed at least 43 people. The first blast took place during a service at St. George’s Church in the city of Tanta. Egypt’s state TV said a bomb was placed under a seat in the main prayer hall. And afterward, outside Mr. Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in the city of Alexandria, a suicide bomber set off explosives after police reportedly stopped the attack from …

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His name was Henry Summers – but who was he? – BBC News

April 9, 2017

Image caption Henry lived in a top-floor flat in Leith They went to the door of his top-floor flat on Easter Road and knocked but got no answer. Image caption police beat down the door to gain entry to Henry’s flat A few years before that a woman had been found dead in Edinburgh, undiscovered for five years. The media were full of recrimination and finger pointing. I used to work with old people and had seen this before. It’s easy to de-personalise older people. We …

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Theresa May’s Saudi Arabia balancing act – BBC News

April 4, 2017

… closer ties with the Gulf Arab states. Controversial ally Mrs May has defended the UK’s ties with the Saudis by pointing out that they have provided vital intelligence that has saved British lives. This is true. In 2010 a Saudi human informant inside al-Qaeda in Yemen tipped off MI6 that a bomb was hidden in cargo on a plane heading for Britain. It was. The printer ink toner cartridges, packed with PETN explosive, got as far as East Midlands Airport before the police finally discovered …

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Police bail limit of 28 days comes into force – BBC News

April 3, 2017

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrandon Lewis said there was no end in sight for many on bail A 28-day limit on police bail has come into force in England and Wales. The move follows criticism of the use of police bail during Operation Yewtree – into historical sexual abuse – and other high-profile investigations. The then Home Secretary Theresa May ordered a review of its use in 2014. But professional body the College of Policing has criticised the …

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Sharp fall in prosecutions for death crash drivers – BBC News

April 2, 2017

… these incidents are often seen as unfortunate accidents and prosecutions are few and far between. Image copyright Sussex police Image caption Assistant Chief Constable Steve Barry: “The balance is between justice and public interest” Steve Barry, an Assistant Chief Constable at Sussex police and the National police Chief’s Council lead for collision investigations, says he doesn’t believe that the reduction in the number of traffic police has impacted on the …

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Windermere lakeside piano memorial concert held – BBC News

April 2, 2017

Image copyright police Scotland/Family photograph Image caption Tim Newton and Rachel Slater were reported missing after failing to return from Ben Nevis The grand piano arrived by ferry and was carried on a special frame to Claife Heights, an elevated area above the lake. Image caption The grand piano was carried up a track by Windermere Michael Richmond, whose father organised the concert, said the couple had “strong feelings” about the mountain rescue operation. …

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Remains of missing Arizona girl Isabel Celis found, police say

April 2, 2017

(CNN)An Arizona girl who disappeared from her home almost five years ago is dead, police in Tucson said Friday. The remains of Isabel Celis were discovered earlier this month during a search by authorities, Tucson police Chief Chris Magnus said. “This is not the ending that any of us hoped for but it is also not the ending of the case,” he said. …

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Report shows computer delays in child grooming inquiries – BBC News

March 31, 2017

It widely praised Greater Manchester police and said “cultural changes” and “better training and awareness” had led to “significant increases” in reporting offences, identifying offenders and intelligence tip-offs. However, it criticised delays at the force’s digital investigation unit. The report also found: Det Supt Joanne Rawlinson said examining computers and mobile phones could be a “lengthy process” and required …

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Stansted Airport: Protest to ‘end deportations’ diverts flights – BBC News

March 30, 2017

The spokesman said more than 10 people were near an area of the airport used by private operators, but did not confirm where the aircraft was destined. He said the protest took place in a remote part of the airport, away from the passenger terminal or runway. Protestors posted images of themselves lying on the ground as they were surrounded by security staff and police. In a Facebook post, they said the flight was due to “forcibly deport dozens of people to Nigeria and Ghana” but …

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Taiwan by bike: How to cycle around the island in 12 days

March 29, 2017

(CNN)The policewoman switches on her patrol car siren and says “Let’s go.” A mechanical fault on my bicycle hardly seems justification for a police escort through downtown Chihshang to find a repair store. But Taiwan’s Cycle Route No. 1 — a two-wheeled circumnavigation around the island — is not to be taken lightly. Moving pictures Taiwan’s love affair with cycling began in the 1980s with the rise of homegrown cycle manufacturer, …

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Louisiana city marshal convicted in boy’s fatal shooting

March 29, 2017

(CNN)A Marksville, Louisiana, marshal has been found guilty of manslaughter for the shooting of a young boy who was killed in the passenger seat of his father’s car after a police pursuit, prosecutors said Saturday. Derrick Stafford was also convicted of attempted murder for the November 2015 shooting that killed 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis and wounded his father, Christopher Few, according to Avoyelles Parish District Attorney Charles Riddle. The boy was hit by five bullets. The Friday …

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Stabbing suspect targeted black men in New York

March 23, 2017

(CNN)A 66-year-old man was stabbed to death in Manhattan late Monday, police said, for one reason: being black. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, James Harris Jackson walked into an NYPD substation in Times Square and announced that he was responsible for Timothy Caughman’s death. “I’m the person you’re looking for,” he said, adding that he had knives in his pocket. …

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