Man charged with second degree murder, woman with failing to protect 10-week-old girl
VICE News is closely watching policing in America. Check out the Officer Involved blog here. Two Albuquerque cops will face charges of second degree murder, voluntary manslaughter, and battery in connection with the March 2014 shooting death of homeless man James Boyd, a New Mexico judge decided today. Show More Summary
A New York state woman whose husband was found buried in a pile of manure in April has been indicted on murder charges. Charlene Mess, 48, pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges including second degree murder, criminal use of a firearm, first degree and second degree assault, and tampering with evidence in the death of Douglas Mess, 52. Show More Summary
Scott Jurewicz, 27, of Jackson, Michigan, has been charged with felony murder and first degree child abuse in the suspicious death of his former girlfriend’s 18-month-old son Brenden Hartranft. Brenden died in the hospital after sustaining head and neck injuries which Jurewicz is accused of causing. Show More Summary
Police have charged a Marysville, Washington woman with attempted second degree murder after she admitted shooting at her husband because she was frustrated that he had not helped around the house. KOMO reported that the husband told 911 dispatchers on Saturday night that his wife, Starlene Roth,...
The list is expansive and totals 28 individuals with charges ranging from second degree murder to office misconduct and false imprisonment.
Shortly after Maryland State Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced that she will be charging Baltimore police officers with second degree murder, manslaughter and assault for the death of Freddie Gray, President Barack Obama issued a series of taped comments to the press from the White House.
A suspect has been arrested in the killing this week of a 24-year-old man in Forestville, Prince George’s police said Friday. Daveon Lamar Ward, 26, has been charged with second degree murder in the death of Dayonte Mathew Shannon of Capitol Heights.Read full article >>
New York man William Norwood threw lighter fluid in a woman’s face over an argument about $10, police say. The woman was hospitalized with second degree burns to her face and hands. Norwood has been charged with attempted murder. William...Show More Summary
A recent parolee was charged in the shooting last week of an off-duty police officer in the Hyde Park neighborhood. Dominic Irons (Police One) Irons was charged with second degree murder for the death of an accomplice who was killed … Continue reading ?
Trayvon Marin was shot dead in February 2012 after jumping a neighborhood watchman. The shooter, George Zimmerman, suffered a fractured nose and lacerations on the back of her head. Zimmerman was charged with second degree murder but was found not … Continue reading ?
Janna Thompson has been charged with second degree murder and child cruelty after a three-year-old boy accidentally hanged himself on twine while going down a slide at her day care… READ ON
In a case that is a first of its kind, a couple from Lapeer County, Michigan, are being charged with second degree murder after their dogs mauled and killed a jogger. According to Fox News 47, the couple owned a number of Cane Corso dogs responsible for mauling and killing a jogger. The couple is
Post by Kiri Blakeley. A surgeon has been charged with trying to shove his fist down a child's mouth. Dennis James Sullivan of Minnesota has been charged with second degree attempted murder after he was allegedly caught trying to stick his fist down his 10-year-old foster child's throat. Show More Summary
The man accused of brutally stabbing and killing a six-year-old child and wounding a seven-year-old in a Brooklyn elevator appeared in court last night. Daniel St. Hubert, 27, was charged with murder in the second degree, attempted murder, assault and criminal possession of a weapon. Show More Summary
Former NFL player Brandon Winey has been arrested and charged with attempted second degree murder in the Friday shooting of former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones. The New Orleans Times Picayune reports that police say the 36-year-old Winey got into a fight with Jones and then pulled a gun late on Friday night. “Winey produced a…
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A live-in housekeeper who allegedly gave birth in the bathroom of her employer’s Long Island, N.Y., waterfront mansion has been charged with second degree murder. The woman reportedly kept the pregnancy secret even from her husband. After the birth last Sunday, authorities claim she put the baby in a plastic bag and asked her husband... Show More Summary
Florida movie theater shooting suspect Curtis Reeves Jr. won’t be released from jail, but a surveillance video of the incident has. The former cop, 71, has been charged with second degree murder in the fatal shooting of Chad Oulson, 43, in a Tampa, Fla., movie theater on January 13 after they argued about Oulson’s texting.... Show More Summary
A Long Island man has been accused of bludgeoning his mother to death with an ax, according to prosecutors. The incident allegedly happened last month, and he was charged with second degree murder at his arraignment yesterday. [ more › ]