Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

All Blogs / News / Crime / Popular


Monsters Among Us: Paul Steven Mack raped and killed Karen Grace Winslett

Beauty contest murder suspect apprehended Suspect arrested on tip from TV viewer Sacramento to extradite Murray man to face charges in death of beauty queen People of the State of California v Paul Steven Mack 1992 (has a lot of details on the murder) Sacramento rapist-murderer due parole hearing The Long Arm Of TV: Shows […]

Monsters Among Us: Eddie Wayne Davis raped and beat to death 11-year-old Kimberly Ann Waters; Execution set for July 10, 2014

Kimberly Ann Waters Find-A-Grave: Kimberly Ann Waters As Execution Looms, Family, Friend Fondly Remember Victim of 1994 Lakeland Murder Students deal with murder (scroll to the left) (part 1) Murder (part 2) Suspect in killing is jailed System shares the blame for girl’s murder: Sheriff Defense: why Davis killed girl is key Girl’s killer sentenced […]

Jasmine Sade Curry murder 7/09/2014 Chicago, IL Pregnant victim found shot to death in her vehicle

Jasmine Sade Curry Pregnant Mother Of 5 Killed On Dan Ryan Expressway Family: Jasmine Curry, pregnant mother of 5, fatally shot on Dan Ryan Pregnant Mother of Five Killed in Shooting on Chicago’s Dan Ryan Expressway Pregnant Chicago mother of 5 killed in early morning freeway shooting Woman shot dead on Dan Ryan, year after […]

Judge Strikes Down Colo. Gay Marriage Ban

Yet another state's gay marriage ban went down yesterday, as Colorado District Court Judge C. Scott Crabtree ruled that the state's ban violated the Constitution's equal protection clause. Colorado allows civil unions between gay couples, but Crabtree said they were discriminatory because they didn't give same-sex couples the same rights...

Cold Case: Jake Bush murder 6/24/1997 Ventura, CA Marco Casillas charged with his murder

Jake Bush Who Killed Jake Bush? New Hope in Search for Killer Ventura Police Make Arrest In Cold Case Arrest announced in 1997 murder of Ventura teen Ventura Police make arrest in 1997 cold case murder Police Say 17 Year Old Cold Case Murder Of Ventura Teen Solved INMATE INFORMATION Name Marco Antonio Casillas Race […]

Cold Case: John E. Ray murder 5/16/2004 Atlanta, GA Torico Jackson convicted, sentenced to 2 consecutive terms of LWOP

John E. Ray Brutal Atlanta murder case reopened after 7 years Unsolved Atlanta Murder Case Reopened Police Say DNA Evidence Helps Solve 2004 Murder 7-year-old Atlanta murder cold case closed; suspect already in prison Grand Jury Indicts...Show More Summary

Mom Helped Boyfriend Bury Her Daughter After He Stomped Toddler To Death

ARLINGTON, TX – Alexis Botello, 17,  and her boyfriend, 20-year-old Joshua Beard, are behind bars after Beard beat the toddler to death and the couple hid the toddler’s body. Police responded to a hotel where the couple were staying after Beard’s aunt called to report the child, Tylea Moore, was missing. Show More Summary

Lavell Lee Smith, 33

Lavell Lee Smith, a 33-year-old black male, died Sunday, June 29, after being shot in East Hollywood, according to Los Angeles County coroner's records.

Anthony Lane Charged With Murder 22 Years After Beating Infant Daughter

MURFREESBORO, TN – Anthony Lane has been charged with first degree murder after his daughter died at the age of 22 from injuries she received from a beating when she was only five weeks old. Lane was sentenced to 10 years in prison in 1992 after he “violently beat” his daughter Amanda. Show More Summary

Mom of missing woman doesn't suspect son-in-law

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Lore Heavilin, mother of pregnant 19-year-old Erin Corwin, says she does not suspect her Marine son-in-law Cpl. Jonathan Corwin in her daughter's disappearance in Southern California

5 Craziest Crimes of the Week

Two crime-blotter items with unusual modes of transportation and one involving an unusual name highlight this week's list: 'Alpacino' Charged With Murder : Was this guy fated to show up on the police blotter in a bad way? An Oakland man named Alpacino McDaniels—yeah, go back over that first name...

Teen Who Survived Family Slaying Will Pull Through

Cassidy Stay, the 15-year-old girl who saved her grandparents from the gunman who massacred the rest of her family, is expected to make a full recovery from the gunshot wound that fractured her skull, her grandfather says. "We are in awe of her bravery and courage in calling 911, an...

Cops Back Off From Plan to Photograph Boy's Erection

Sanity appears to have prevailed in Manassas, Virginia, where authorities had planned to chemically induce an erection in a 17-year-old boy accused of making child pornography of himself by sending explicit photos to his 15-year-old girlfriend. Police had obtained a search warrant allowing them to take photographs of the teen's...

Boy Found Hidden in Basement Forced to Work Out

The regime in the Bothuell household would be enough to make a lot of people go in to hiding, according to court papers filed yesterday in the case of the Detroit boy found hunkered down in his basement 11 days after he was reported missing. Charles Bothuell, 12 has told...

News Archive: Stay Family Massacre

Stay Family Breaking News: 6 people killed, including 4 children, in a domestic dispute in the Houston, TX area Update: Stay Family Massacre Ronald Lee Haskell charged for killing 6 people Ronald Lee Haskell

Update: Stay Family Massacre Ronald Lee Haskell charged for killing 6 members of the Stay Family

Stay Family Statement by the family: “Stephen and Katie Stay and their beautiful children were an amazing and resilient family. They lived to help others, both at church and in their neighborhood. We love them beyond words. Cassidy Stay, 15, who survived the attack, is expected to make a full recovery. We are grateful for […]

Girl who survived Texas family shooting is "hero," grandfather says

10 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Teen played dead when her parents and siblings were killed, then called police to warn them that shooter was going after other relatives

Cops: Woman Faked Drowning to Avoid Court

It would normally be good news to learn that a woman feared drowned at Myrtle Beach last weekend didn't drown after all. The catch is that Amy Arrington, 42, is accused of concocting the story in cahoots with her husband to avoid a court appearance, reports WRAL. The fruitless search...

Whistleblowers testify to retaliation by VA supervisors

15 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

E-mails obtained by CBS News from a scheduler at Los Angeles VA offer example of "culture of retaliation" described by doctor

Psych eval to determine if Detroit boy can see dad

15 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Charlie Bothuell, 12, turned up in father's basement after going "missing" for 11 days; court wants to see if dad should be allowed to visit him

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC