8 Minutes and 46 Seconds: How George Floyd Was Killed in Police Custody

On May 25, Minneapolis police officers arrested George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man, after a deli employee called 911, accusing him of buying cigarettes with a counterfeit $20 bill. Seventeen minutes after the first squad car arrived at the scene, Mr. Floyd was unconscious and pinned beneath three police officers, showing no signs of life. […]

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Chief: Most arrested at Detroit protest are not from city

Nearly two-thirds of the 60 people arrested Friday night during protests in downtown Detroit over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis were from the city’s predominantly white suburbs By COREY WILLIAMS Associated Press May 30, 2020, 11:06 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article Nearly two-thirds of […]

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Minneapolis cop who knelt on man’s neck charged with murder

MINNEAPOLIS — The white Minneapolis police officer who knelt on George Floyd’s neck was arrested on murder charges Friday and accused in court papers of ignoring another officer’s concerns about the handcuffed black man who died after pleading that he could not breathe. Derek Chauvin, 44, was charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in […]

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CNN Reporters Arrested For Covering Protests in Minnesota

A crew of CNN reporters were arrested early Friday morning in Minneapolis for … well, it’s not totally clear. Correspondent Omar Jimenez, producer Bill Kirkos, and camera operator Leonel Mendez were taken into custody by Minnesota State Police while reporting on street closures that followed a night of protests over the death of George Floyd. […]

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CNN Crew Covering Minneapolis Protests Is Arrested on Live Television

A CNN reporting team was briefly arrested early Friday by the police in Minneapolis while covering the protests there, even as the news network’s camera continued to broadcast live. The episode took place shortly after 5 a.m. in Minnesota, as Omar Jimenez, a correspondent based in Chicago, was reporting on the third night of protests […]

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Iranian man accused of beheading 14-year-old daughter in honor killing arrested

Authorities in Iran have arrested a man accused of beheading his 14-year-old daughter in an honor killing that sparked widespread outrage in the Middle Eastern country. Teenager Romina Ashrafi ran away from her home to elope with her 34-year-old boyfriend Bahamn Khavari after her family objected to the union. The pair was caught by the […]

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Man, 20, arrested in nursing home assault captured on video

A 20-year-old Detroit nursing home patient has been arrested for assault and battery after a video shared on social media showed a 75-year-old patient in the same facility being punched By The Associated Press May 23, 2020, 5:17 PM 1 min read 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DETROIT — A […]

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UK couple arrested after police find suitcases filled with human remains

A couple has been arrested near the Forest of Dean in the United Kingdom after police found human remains in two suitcases, police said Thursday. A member of the public called the police about a vehicle shortly after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday based on “its manner of driving,” according to the Gloucestershire Police. After police located the […]

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Daniel Silva: 5 Things To Know About ‘Ink Master’ Star, 27, Arrested For Murder After Deadly Car Crash

Tattoo artist Daniel Silva was arrested for murder on May 11 after a brutal car crash left his passenger dead. Here’s what you should know about the tragic incident and the ‘Ink Master’ alum himself. Ink Master alum Daniel Silva, 27, was arrested for murder in Los Angeles on May 11 after a drunk driving […]

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Man Arrested in Notorious 1980s Killing of Gay American in Australia

Detectives in Australia have arrested a man in a notorious 1988 killing of a gay mathematician from the United States who was forced off a Sydney cliff in what officials called a hate crime. The killing of Scott Johnson drew attention to a rash of homophobia-driven crimes in the 1980s and ’90s in which gay […]

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Spanish police and FBI foil suspected radical Islamic terror plot to attack Barcelona

MADRID – The FBI and the Spanish police arrested a “lone wolf” radical Islamist suspect on Friday who was believed to be planning to carry out terrorist attacks in Barcelona. The Moroccan man, who was not named, was detained in the Mediterranean city in a dawn raid by armed police after a surveillance operation. The Spanish […]

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Ahmaud Arbery Shooting in Georgia: Live Updates and Coverage

Here’s what you need to know: Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting. Investigators called the evidence in the case, including the video, ‘extremely upsetting.’ Mr. Arbery was jogging when the confrontation that ended his life began. The case has generated a wave of outrage and raised concerns about racial […]

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Father, son charged with killing black man Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia

By RUSS BYNUM and BEN NADLER SAVANNAH, Ga. — Georgia authorities arrested a white father and son Thursday and charged them with murder in the February shooting death of a black man they had pursued in a truck after spotting him running in their neighborhood. The charges came more than two months after Ahmaud Arbery, […]

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2 Suspects Charged With Murder in Ahmaud Arbery Killing

Georgia police on Thursday arrested a white father and son and charged them with murder in the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, a 25-year-old black man whose death in February has recently attracted widespread outrage. Much of that anger has been focused on the fact that no charges had been brought against the father and son, […]

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Pair Is Arrested on First Fraud Charges Tied to Small-Business Loan Program

WASHINGTON — Two New England men were arrested on Tuesday on charges of attempting to defraud the government’s small-business lending program, marking the first federal fraud charges related to the $660 billion program that was aimed at helping businesses hurt by the coronavirus pandemic but has been riddled with problems. The case against the men, […]

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LAPD officer wounds fellow officer in off-duty shooting

A Los Angeles Police Department officer was arrested early Sunday on suspicion of shooting and wounding a fellow officer while they were off-duty at a Southern California recreation area By The Associated Press May 3, 2020, 10:51 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BARSTOW, Calif. — A […]

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Police: Shooting at Cuban Embassy is ‘suspected hate crime’

A man armed with an assault rifle was arrested after opening fire outside the Cuban Embassy in Washington early Thursday, his bullets tearing holes into the walls and pillars near the front entrance in what authorities suspect was a hate crime. The gunfire broke out around 2 a.m. outside the embassy in northwest Washington. Metropolitan […]

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21-Year-Old Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Indianapolis Postal Worker

The police have arrested a 21-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of a postal worker in Indianapolis who was gunned down on Monday while she delivered mail, officials said Wednesday. The postal worker, Angela Summers, 45, was shot just before 4 p.m. at 422 N Denny Street in east Indianapolis, according to the […]

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Ex-NFL star Telvin Smith charged with unlawful sexual activity involving minor

Former Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith was arrested Wednesday and charged with unlawful sexual activity with at least one minor, according to Florida’s Duval County Jail website. He is being held on a $50,000 bond. Last May, the 29-year-old former Pro Bowler unexpectedly walked away from the NFL, declaring he wouldn’t play during the 2019 season […]

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