The Los Angeles Police Department have arrested the passenger who rode along during a police chase that ended in Van Nuys with the driver being fatally shot. [ more › ]
As four families plan to bury their young sons, police are continuing the investigation of the fatal crash that claimed their lives early Monday morning. The only survivor was the driver, 17-year-old Joseph Beer who only had a learner's...Show More Summary
Yesterday, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said he expected a grand jury to investigate a police detective's fatal shooting of an unarmed driver on the Grand Central Parkway last week. Kelly told reporters, "It will require what I believe to be a grand jury investigation to determine precisely what happened there." [ more › ]
The fatal police shooting of an unarmed driver on the Grand Central Parkway yesterday morning is now being investigated by NYPD Internal Affairs as well as the Queens DA's office. This comes as the one passenger who witnessed the exchange...Show More Summary
Another family is questioning the NYPD's tactics after a call for help dealing with a man who was possibly mentally ill ended with officers killing him. Mohamed Bah's mother called 911 after the 27-year-old cab driver and student refused to open the door to his Harlem apartment. Relatives say he ... More »
Authorities say a young driver in Ohio who died in a traffic accident may have been stealing stop signs shortly before his death. The Norwalk Reflector reports that 19-year-old Tyller Myers was killed after he ran a stop sign in his Ford F-150 pickup truck and was struck by a tractor-trailer, according to police. And [...]
Authorities continued to search for a hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a man in Laguna Niguel and abandoned the car nearby.
Drivers who continue to text while driving have become a focal point of law enforcement agencies all around the country. This is in part of the fatality rate that continues to rise as a result of the distracted driving. Now, FocusDriven, an advocacy group for victims of motor vehicle accidents that involve drivers who used [...]
Earlier today, we brought you the story of the man who says that when his sister died in a automobile accident, it was Progressive -- her insurance company -- that came to the defense of the man accused of causing the fatal collision. Since then, some relevant information has come to our attention, along with [...]
This is a photo of Lawrence Chapa, who was working as a government informant when he was driving a truck that was fatally attacked in Houston. Chapa, 53, was from Houston. This shot is from 2/4/2010 when he was arrested … Continue reading ?
Police are calling Saturday night’s events in Westmont involving a pedestrian fatality and shooting a “highly unusual incident.” A driver in a 2005 Mazda, identified as 37 year-old Keetha Knox, was heading south on Western Avenue near 108th St. around 9 p.m. last night when she hit a pedestrian. [ more › ]
Cook County lays one of their own to rest: Hundreds of mourners were at a West Side church today for the funeral of a Cook County correctional officer who was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver as she was on her way to work last week. Show More Summary
Police in Florida responding to a fatal hit-and-run involving a pedestrian questioned a driver at the scene, who denied all knowledge of what happened. But the cops also smelled alcohol on the man's breath and got suspicious. Then they spotted damage on his car and connected it to the accident,...
Police today continue the search for the hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a 30-year-old female bicyclist on Pacific Coast Highway in Santa Monica Tuesday night. The victim has been identified as Erin Galligan of Venice. [ more ...
Police are on the hunt for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck a female bicyclist in Santa Monica Tuesday night. Santa Monica police Sgt. Douglas Kohno told City News Service the woman, who was about 30, was hit around 11:30pm in the 200 block of Pacific Coast Highway near Entrada Drive. [ more › ]
Colton police shot and killed the driver of a suspected stolen vehicle who rammed into two police cars after a chase early Wednesday morning that ended in neighboring San Bernardino, authorities said.
Two years after slamming her boyfriend's van into a 69-year-old woman, fatally pinning her against her Long Island home, Kayla Gerdes was sentenced to six to nine years in prison. Gerdes, who was 18 at the time of the incident and high...Show More Summary
On May 24th, 21-year-old actress Roxana Sorina Buta was crossing Broadway at East 14th Street when a dump truck driver fatally struck her and left the scene. A witness said Buta had the light, and in the weeks following her death, her devastated mother pleaded with the driver to come forward and take responsibility. Show More Summary
NEELY DINKINS, DRUNK DRIVER WHO FATALLY DRAGGED BABY GIRL ONE MILE TO HIS LONG BEACH HOME, GETS 36 YEARS By Dennis Romero – LA Weekly (The Informer) In one of the more heinous crimes we’ve ever come across, a drunk driver hit and dragged a baby girl in her toy wagon all the way to [...]
A motorist in Huntington Beach who allegedly struck and killed a bicyclist and fled the scene on Friday was arrested later in connection with the collision, authorities said. The Huntington Beach Police Department received a call about 11:40 a.m. reporting...