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Uganda Announces Plans for “Kill the Gays” Law Imposing Death Penalty for Gay Sex

Having sexual intercourse with the person of the same sex could be a crime worthy death if a group of Ugandan officials have their way. Uganda recently announced plans for a bill that would impose the death penalty on homosexuals, hoping that the legislation curbs a rise in gay sex in the East African nation. The bill, which has been nicknamed “Kill the Gays,” was canceled five years ago due to a technicality, however, the government says it plans to revive it within the next few weeks. Under cu...
Tags: Crime, News, World News, Africa, Crazy Laws, Laws, Really, Uganda, WTF


Fort Worth Cop Who Shot & Killed Atatiana Jefferson in Her Own Home Resigns, Still Faces Criminal Charges

The white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed, innocent black woman while she was minding her own business in her own home in Fort Worth, Texas over the weekend has resigned from his job amid calls from the woman’s family for him to be fired and charged as a criminal. READ NEXT: Fort Worth Police Officer Who Killed Atatiana Jefferson Arrested & Charged With Murder The Fort Worth Police Department identified the cop in question as 35-year-old Aaron York Dean during a press conference ...
Tags: Texas, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Fbi, Jazz, Smith, Police Shooting, Fort Worth, Gun Violence, Zion, Carr, Fort Worth Texas, WFAA, North Texas


White Cop Who Shot & Killed Black Woman in Her Own Home Arrested & Charged With Murder

The white police officer in Fort Worth, Texas who fatally shot a black woman in her home own while she was babysitting her nephew over the weekend has been arrested and charged with murder. Jail records show that former officer Aaron York Dean is being held on $200,000 bond at the Tarrant County Correction Center for the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson. His arrest comes just hours after he resigned from the Fort Worth Police Department before he could be formally charged. PREVIOUSLY: Fort ...
Tags: Murder, Texas, Crime, News, Jazz, Fort Worth, Fort Worth Texas, Kraus, Aaron Dean, Fort Worth Police Department, Bad Cops, Atatiana Jefferson, Ed Kraus, Aaron York Dean, Tarrant County Correction Center


‘Every drop of blood is precious’: How new training helps Seattle police treat victims of violence

Scenes of violence, including shootings, stabbings and explosions, are often too dangerous for Seattle Fire Department medics to enter right away. The Seattle Police Department has stepped up aid training for its officers, with the goal of improving victims' chances of surviving long enough for medics to arrive.
Tags: Crime, News, Seattle, Local News, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Police Department


'MURDER' — Aaron Dean, former Fort Worth TX police officer, charged with murder for fatal shooting of black woman

“This man murdered someone,” the victim's brother, Adarius Carr, said at a news conference. “He should be arrested.” Aaron Dean, the former Fort Worth Texas police officer who fatally shot Atatiana Jefferson this weekend while she was playing a video game with her nephew, resigned hours before he was going to be fired. Dean was charged with murder on Monday and booked into jail without bond, per Tarrant County jail records. Aaron Y. Dean, the officer, had resigned earlier on Monday, hours bef...
Tags: Facebook, Post, Crime, News, Police Brutality, Black Lives Matter, Blacklivesmatter, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Fort Worth Texas, Jefferson, Dean, Kraus, Fort Worth TX, Aaron Dean, Rob Beschizza


Police Arrest Roseville Man Accused Of Killing 4 People Believed To Be Family Members

ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Police have arrested the man accused of murdering four people and confessing the killings Monday as 53-year-old Shankar Hangud. At a press conference on Tuesday, Roseville Police Department spokesperson Capt. Josh Simon said police believe all four victims were Hangud’s family members. Two of the victims were adults and two were juveniles but Simon did not release the victims’ ages. The Placer County Coroner’s office will release the victims’ names once it has positively id...
Tags: Crime, Local, News, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Roseville News, Shankar Hangud


Fort Worth Officer Who Killed Atatiana Jefferson Quits. Here’s What to Know About the Police Shooting

The shooting of a 28-year-old black woman in her own home by a white police officer in Fort Worth, Texas, has sparked protests over the Fort Worth Police Department’s treatment of city’s residents of color—and raised questions about whether local police can be trusted to investigate their own. Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus on…
Tags: Texas, Crime, News, Uncategorized, Fort Worth Texas, Fort Worth Police Department, Fort Worth Police, Onetime, Atatiana Jefferson, Ed Kraus


German bank robber staged a 5-day fillibuster with his legally guaranteed right to a post-sentencing "final word"

German law allows convicted criminals to deliver a "final word" ("Schlusswort") in court after their sentencing; this right is typically waived or used to deliver a few words of apology and remorse, but when a Hamburg court sentenced 71-year-old bank robber Michael Jauernik to 12 years in jail, he used his "final word" to speak for five solid days. The speech included sharp criticisms of his counsel and the police investigators, as well as boasts about Jauernik's own legal expertise. Jauern...
Tags: Post, Crime, News, Germany, Cnn, Hamburg, RTL, Stephanie Halasz, Schlusswort, Michael Jauernik, Jauernik, Fuhlsbüttel, Amy Woodyatt


$20,000 Dali Etching Stolen From San Francisco Gallery

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say a brazen thief stole a Salvador Dali etching valued at $20,000 from a San Francisco gallery, then walked off down the street with the work in his hand. KGO-TV says the etching entitled “Burning Giraffe” vanished Sunday afternoon from an easel at Dennis Rae Fine Art off Union Square. Gallery Director Angela Kellett says the 1960s etching was normally secured with a lock and cable but they’re missing. It’s unclear whether the thief cut them off earlier or durin...
Tags: Crime, News, San Francisco News, Theft


Man strangled during Lake City fight identified; suspect ordered held on $2M bail

Derrick Frost, 52, died from asphyxia due to strangulation and his death was ruled a homicide, according to the King County Medical Examiner's Office. A judge found probable cause to hold a 38-year-old suspect on investigation of second-degree murder.
Tags: Crime, News, Local News, Lake City, King County Medical Examiner, Derrick Frost


Turlock Man Stabbed Multiple Times While Lying In Bed

TURLOCK (CBS) – A Turlock man was stabbed multiple times while he was lying in bed next to his one-year-old child and girlfriend. The incident happened around 1:50 a.m. at the victims’ residence on the 1200 block of Milhous Street. The attacker forced his way into the residence, kicked open the bedroom door, and attacked the man, said Police Department spokesman Sgt. Russell Holeman. The victim was able to escape and go to a neighbor’s home where he called 911. Police responded to the scene an...
Tags: Crime, Local, News, Syndicated Local, Stabbing, Turlock News


Man stabbed in downtown Seattle in serious condition

A 31-year-old man is in serious condition after being stabbed in downtown Seattle Tuesday afternoon, according to the Seattle Fire Department. Officials responded to Third Avenue and Pike Street around 4:20 p.m. and the man was taken to Harborview Medical Center. A Seattle Police spokesman did not immediately have further information to provide. This post […]
Tags: Crime, Local News


Fort Worth Officer Who Killed Atatiana Jefferson Charged With Murder. Here’s What to Know About the Police Shooting

The shooting of a 28-year-old black woman in her own home by a white police officer in Fort Worth, Texas, has sparked protests over the Fort Worth Police Department’s treatment of city’s residents of color—and raised questions about whether local police can be trusted to investigate their own. On Monday, Fort Worth Police Chief Ed…
Tags: Texas, Crime, News, Uncategorized, Fort Worth Texas, Fort Worth Police Department, Fort Worth Police, Onetime, Atatiana Jefferson


Man who drove into cyclists outside parliament jailed for life

Salih Khater wanted to kill as many as possible and copied other terrorists, says judgeA copycat terrorist who tried to “kill as many people as possible” when he ploughed into cyclists and police officers outside the Houses of Parliament has been jailed for life.Salih Khater, 30, drove his Ford Fiesta into a pedestrian and cyclists who had stopped at a red light in Parliament Square on 14 August last year.He then drove into a security lane and crashed into barriers as two police officers jumped ...
Tags: London, Crime, UK News, Ford Fiesta, Parliament Square, Houses of Parliament, Salih Khater



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