crime

A D.C. man is behind bars Wednesday. Thomas Fields Jr. is facing murder charges for the death of 24-year-old Marquita Lucas whose charred remains were found along a Maryland highway over the summer. A police statement says Lucas’ body was found in August by Maryland firefighters responding to a report of a Bowie brush fire near U.S. […]

Metro police need your help to find the gunman behind a Sunday morning shooting that left a 28-year-old man dead. It happened on the 2400 Wagner Street around 1:35 a.m.. Officers arrived to find the victim, Montray Brown, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services pronounced Brown dead at the scene. […]

Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. reportedly admitted to other possible crimes committed by him and others as well as offered help in a federal investigation while on home detention in 2015.

GOP leaders are targeting Florida State Attorney Aramis Ayala for her refusal to seek the death penalty in the Markeith Loyd case.

A Chicago teen has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live.

A shooting spree in St. Louis left one person dead and six others critically injured on Friday.

James Harris Jackson told authorities that he has harbored racist violent views for more than ten years.

  Unrepentant jewel thief Doris Payne has been arrested again. But this time, it’s not for a new theft. The 86-year-old Payne was arrested on a failure to a appear warrant for an earlier theft at Atlanta’s Perimeter Mall. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: Doris Payne, the jewel thief who’s stolen about $2 million worth […]

Chastinea Reeves, an Indiana teen who had been the subject of an Amber Alert when her mom was found dead, has been charged in relation to the murder.

Maxwell Morton has been slapped with a third-degree murder charge after killing his friend and snapping a selfie as the victim was dying in 2015.