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Conrad Reyes Gomez, 26

Conrad Reyes Gomez, a 26-year-old white man, was shot and killed Tuesday, Nov. 11, in the 6000 block of Fayette Street in Highland Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. About 9:25 p.m., police responded to a radio call of a shooting victim in the area, according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department. Show More Summary

Honoring the Fallen

2 days agoNews / Crime : FBI News Blog

Two decades ago, on November 22, 1994, a lone gunman entered the headquarters building of the Metropolitan Police Department in Washington, D.C. and opened fire in a squad room, killing a police sergeant and two FBI agents. For those close to the fallen, who gathered today for a memorial service marking 20 years since the tragic event, it’s as if it happened yesterday.

Victims ID'd in Florida State University shooting

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

The gunman sent packages to friends before the shooting and the first of them was delivered Friday

Prison Plot Foiled: Murder Witness Threatened from Jail

2 days agoNews / Crime : FBI News Blog

It’s one of the more outrageous prison plots the FBI has investigated in recent memory: An Ohio inmate—and the clinical psychologist who was in love with him—were among five people indicted last month and charged with threatening a murder witness.

Amber Alert canceled, "missing child" called hoax

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Police say Galveston, Texas woman lied about stolen car and a missing infant "to get my car back"

Ex-convict charged in Indianapolis teen's death

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

DNA found on Dominique Allen's sandals and body matched samples from 46-year-old William Gholston in the state inmate database, Marion County Prosecutor Terry Curry said

Report: Newtown Shooter Could Have Been Helped

Parental denial and stunning breakdowns in his educational and medical treatment led to plenty of missed opportunities to get Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza the help he needed and perhaps avoid the 2012 tragedy, a report released today by the Office of the Child Advocate reveals. Lanza had "'crippling' social...

Man Wrongly Imprisoned for 39 Years Now Free

After nearly 40 years in prison, a man convicted in a 1975 Cleveland slaying has walked out of the county jail as a free man. Ricky Jackson, 57, was dismissed from the Cuyahoga County Jail and walked out of the adjoining courthouse this morning about an hour after a judge...

$139M deal reached in school molestation case

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

The settlement will end all remaining litigation involving an elementary school teacher convicted of committing numerous counts of lewd conduct against his students

Arrest in cold-case killing of "double life" mom

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Case goes back to 2007, when Paige Birgfeld, who was both a devoted mother and a paid escort, disappeared in western Colorado

Tracey Grissom: Victim or killer?

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Tracey Grissom said she killed her husband in self-defense, but as "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty dug into the case, doubts about Grissom's story quickly arose

Police identify 3 kids shot in New Jersey home

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Three children, two of whom died, were found shot in a southern New Jersey home along with their mother

NYPD cop fatally shot man in dark stairwell

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Commissioner Bratton calls shooting of man in Brooklyn housing complex "very unfortunate tragedy"

FSU Shooter Feared Government, Mind Control

Myron May believed he was being watched by the government when he opened fire at Florida State University's library, police say. Three weeks before, the 31-year-old FSU alum had returned to the area from New Mexico where he worked as a rookie prosecutor and was well-liked. He planned to take...

Report reveals new details about Newtown shooter's history

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

New information released about the background of the socially isolated, violence-obsessed man who carried out the 2012 massacre

Amber Alert issued for Texas infant

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Police reportedly say a babysitter awoke to find a six-month-old boy gone along with her car and other belongings; police have identified the sitter's cousins as suspects

Man Accused of Killing Wife Had Map With 'X'

Prosecutors say that a 58-year-old Colorado man accused of shoving his wife off a cliff in Rocky Mountain National Park in September 2012 planned her death, fibbed about his employment, and, after marrying her for her money, controlled most aspects of her life, ABC 7 reports. The details: According to...

Cops: NYPD psychologist tried to kill husband

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Suburban New York woman turns herself in to face charges she shot her husband as he slept last year

Man walks free after judge dismisses 1975 case

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Ricky Jackson, 57, was dismissed from the Cuyahoga County jail and walked out of the adjoining courthouse Friday about an hour after a judge dismissed his case

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