Blog Posts in November, 2008

Police Arrest South Carolina Carjacker

Yesterday, police arrested a Greenville, South Carolina man who was accused of carjacking two victims at gunpoint. One victim was carjacked in Greenville and the other in Ware Shoals. The man, 18 year ...

New York High School Student Pleads Not Guilty to Hate Crimes

In New York, a teenaged high school student pled not guilty to murder, conspiracy and hate crime on November 25th. The teen was accused of stabbing an Ecuadorean immigrant to death in Riverhead. The ...

Security Officer Facing Extortion Charges in Louisiana

In St. Francisville, Louisiana, a security officer has been placed under arrest. West Feliciana Parish sheriff's deputies arrested the Louisiana State Penitentiary security officer after she was ...

North Carolina Brother and Sister Plead Guilty to Fraud

In North Carolina, a brother and sister recently pleaded guilty to creating fraudulent student loan applications. The siblings allegedly obtained hundreds of thousands of dollars from the well-known ...

Massachusetts Man Found Guilty of Child Abuse

Today, in Springfield, Massachusetts, a man was found guilty of child abuse after he was accused of allowing the traumatic beating of his stepdaughter. Reports indicate that his stepdaughter sustained ...

Baltimore Police Man Commits Suicide after being charged with Rape

In Baltimore, Maryland, a former police officer and township official by the name of Michael Johnson Jr. committed suicide today. Johnson had recently been charged with two separate rape offenses, one ...

Florida Mother Charged with Child Neglect

A woman in Ft. Pierce, Florida was arrested last week on charges of felony child neglect after police officers and officials from the Florida Department of Children and Families went to her home. ...

Former Judge Guilty of Money Laundering and Mail Fraud

This past Wednesday, a federal jury decided that a former state Superior Court judge lied about being injured while involved in a low-speed motor vehicle accident. According to reports, the judge lied ...

Man in Detroit Charged with Arson and Murder

In Detroit, 25 year old Michael Scott Bush was arraigned yesterday in connection with an arson incident and fatality that occurred this past Tuesday. Reports indicate that an 89 year old woman died ...

Contra Costa Lawyer Charged with Rape

According to news sources, a sex crimes prosecutor who was accused of raping a colleague this past May will be charged today, November 21st. The prosecutor, 51 year old Michael Gresset of Martinez, is ...

Connecticut Woman Sexually Assaulted by Convicted Sex Offender

Recently, in New Haven, CT, a 49 year old convicted sex offender has been charged with kidnapping and sexual assault by local law enforcement. The man, Robert Thompson, was arrested by New Haven ...

New York Funeral Director Charged With Theft for Selling Human Body Parts

According to UPI.com - a former funeral director in the state of New York is currently on trial for theft crimes involving the sale of body parts from cadavers. It is reported that Jason L. Gano, 32, ...

11 Year Old Boy is 31st "Safe Haven" Case in State of Nebraska

News sources in Omaha, Nebraska report that an 11 year old boy was left at a Nebraska hospital yesterday. The boy, who is from Florida, was left abandoned right before Nebraska lawmakers met to change ...

8 More Indictments in Texas FLDS Polygamist Case

This Wednesday, a grand jury in West Texas handed down eight more indictments in the highly controversial FLDS case. The case's criminal investigation revolves around child abuse allegations against ...

Washington Man Sentenced for Arson Conviction

In Chehalis, Washington a man has been sentenced to 6 months jail time after being convicted of arson. According to reports, the man was responsible for a house fire in Winlock that left his own ...

Two People in Connecticut Arrested for Prostitution Crimes

In Connecticut, police recently arrests two people in connection with a suspected prostitution scandal. The two suspects arrested had responded to an "erotic services" advertisement that had been ...

South Dakota Woman Found Guilty for Prescription Drug Crimes

Recently, in Sturgis, South Dakota, a woman was found guilty after she admitted to providing her teenage son with a prescription drug. The son of the woman is scheduled for sentencing in court next ...

Employee Arrested in Mervyn's Embezzlement Case

News sources are reporting that a Mervyn's employee was arrested this past Sunday in connection with an embezzlement case. The case was ongoing and involved a lengthy investigation by local ...

Concord Police Search for Two Armed Robbery Suspects

MercuryNews.com is reporting that police are looking for two men within the Concord area. The men are believed to be connected to an armed robbery that occurred on Saturday night. According to ...

California Domestic Violence Case Results in Shooting

In Stockton, California, a 60 year old man is in critical condition and is receiving continual medical treatment after being shot this past Sunday. The man was shot several times by a neighbor after ...

A Minnesota Teen Accused of Bias Crime

According to PostBulletin.com, a Minnesota teen is currently facing charges for assaulting a man on the basis of the man's race. 17 year old Anthony Shieha Ou has been charged by the Olmsted District ...

North Dakota Man Sentenced With 10 Years for Sex Crimes Against Children

Yesterday, 40 year old Jeffrey Allen Kjos was sentenced with 10 years jail time in the North Dakota Department of Corrections. Kjos received sentencing after pleading guilty to committing sexually ...