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Florida Police Prepare for Response to Zimmerman Verdict

Florida Police Prepare for Response to Zimmerman Verdict

Photo by Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images(SANFORD, Fla.) — Police in South Florida are bracing for the verdict in the racially charged George Zimmerman murder trial, creating places for people to peacefully protest, monitoring social media and urging p…

Police: Santa Monica Shootings ‘Premeditated,’ Shooter ‘Ready for Battle’

Police: Santa Monica Shootings ‘Premeditated,’ Shooter ‘Ready for Battle’

Hemera/Thinkstock(SANTA MONICA, Calif.) — A man who allegedly killed five people in a shooting spree in Santa Monica, Calif., before being gunned down in a shootout with police in the Santa Monica College library planned out the attack, police said Sa…

Police Looking for Missing Navy Officer

Police Looking for Missing Navy Officer

Siri Stafford/Thinkstock(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) —  Authorities are trying to piece together where a respected Jacksonville, Fla. navy recruiter may have gone after he was reported missing 12 days ago.Chief Petty Officer Kevin Williams, 39, was first…

Police Locate Body of Missing 15-Year-Old Girl

Police Locate Body of Missing 15-Year-Old Girl

Ryan McVay/Thinkstock(BOONE, Iowa) — A body pulled from the Des Moines River on Friday evening is likely that of missing 15-year-old Kathlynn Shepard.Shepard was abducted in May by Michael Klunder, a convicted sex offender who later committed suicide….

Police Probe Crime Scenes, Seek Motive in Santa Monica Shootings

Police Probe Crime Scenes, Seek Motive in Santa Monica Shootings

Hemera/Thinkstock(SANTA MONICA, Calif.) — Authorities are investigating approximately nine crime scenes across Santa Monica, Calif. in hopes of finding answers as to why a man went on a shooting spree that left five people dead including the suspected…

Leaked Photographs of Pistorius Murder Scene ‘Not from the Police’

Leaked Photographs of Pistorius Murder Scene ‘Not from the Police’

Photo by Herman Verwey/City Press/Gallo Images/Getty Images(PRETORIA, South Africa) — Photographs of the bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius allegedly killed his girlfriend were leaked on Friday, with questions abound regarding the handling of the…

NYPD: Amanda Bynes Was Not Sexually Assaulted by Police

NYPD: Amanda Bynes Was Not Sexually Assaulted by Police

Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New York police are denying accusations by Amanda Bynes that they sexually harassed the actress during her drug arrest last Thursday.
In a statement provided to ABC News, NYPD Deputy Commissioner Paul J….

Kentucky Cop Shot Dead in Roadside Ambush

Kentucky Cop Shot Dead in Roadside Ambush

Comstock/Thinkstock(BARDSTOWN, Ky.) — Authorities are searching for clues in the shooting death of a Bardstown, Ky., police officer who was ambushed along a highway exit ramp after leaving his car to remove debris from the road.
State police believe t…

British Police Have New Leads in Case of Missing Girl

British Police Have New Leads in Case of Missing Girl

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Police in Great Britain said they have identified new leads in the case of Madeleine McCann, the British girl who went missing in Portugal six years ago at the age of three.Several persons of interest, as well as “both…

Arizona Police Officer Gives Bike to Teen Who Walks Nine Miles to Work

Arizona Police Officer Gives Bike to Teen Who Walks Nine Miles to Work

ABC News(PHOENIX) — For one man in Arizona, getting pulled over by a police officer might have been the best thing to ever happen to him.Phoenix Police Sgt. Natalie Simonick, 46, was on patrol around 11 p.m., when she saw a young man walking alone in …

Police Investigate Reddit Murder ‘Confession’

Police Investigate Reddit Murder ‘Confession’

Comstock/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) — California police are investigating an alleged murder, confessed anonymously on the internet and brought to the authorities’ attention by citizen sleuths who believe they may have uncovered the poster’s identity.The Sa…

Miss. Detective Fatally Shot by Suspect in Interrogation Room

Miss. Detective Fatally Shot by Suspect in Interrogation Room

Comstock/Thinkstock(JACKSON, Miss.) — A detective was shot and killed in a police interrogation room when a murder suspect overpowered him before turning the gun on himself, according to investigators.
Det. Eric Smith, 40, was shot by the suspect, 23-…

Cop’s Good Deed Goes Viral

Cop’s Good Deed Goes Viral

Thinkstock/Getty Images(WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.) — It was cold, wet and gray in Winston-Salem, N.C., when Police Officer Charlie Ziegler noticed a woman pushing a stroller in the rain.“I went up to her and said, ‘Get in the car, there’s …

Police Using Abandoned Newborn’s Tooth in Search for Parents

Police Using Abandoned Newborn’s Tooth in Search for Parents

Comstock/Thinkstock(CYPRESS, Texas) — Authorities are using the bottom tooth of the week-old infant abandoned in a plastic bag outside an apartment complex in Cypress, Texas as a clue in the search for her parents.The newborn’s early tooth, seen in ju…

Police Search Door-to-Door for Suspected Cop Killer Christopher Dorner

Police Search Door-to-Door for Suspected Cop Killer Christopher Dorner

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — More than 100 police officers were going door-to-door and searching for new tracks in the snow in the hopes of catching suspected cop killer Christopher Dorner overnight in Big Bear Lake, Calif., before he…

Chicago Putting More Cops on the Street in Wake of Teen’s Death

Chicago Putting More Cops on the Street in Wake of Teen’s Death

Scott Olson/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — A major American city already reeling from a high murder rate was stunned by the shooting death of Hadiya Pendleton, a 15-year-old student at Chicago’s King College Prep School and majorette in the band, who perform…

Police Investigating Las Vegas Police Lt. Who Killed Family, Himself

Police Investigating Las Vegas Police Lt. Who Killed Family, Himself

Joseph Devenney/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Investigators are probing the background of a Las Vegas police lieutenant who apparently killed his wife and son before setting his home on fire and taking his own life.Police, firefighters and a SWAT team wer…

Colorado Cops Face Felony Charges in Killing of ‘Trophy’ Elk

Colorado Cops Face Felony Charges in Killing of ‘Trophy’ Elk

ABC News(BOULDER, Colo.) — A mysterious shooting, police department denials and allegations of a cover-up culminated in the Friday arrest of two Boulder, Colo., police officers accused in the death of a large, neighborhood-dwelling bull elk.Officers S…

Boulder Cops in Hot Water for Role in Elk Shooting

Boulder Cops in Hot Water for Role in Elk Shooting

Thinkstock/Getty Images(BOULDER, Colo.) — Two police officers in Boulder, Colo., have been suspended and are now under criminal investigation for their role in killing a large bull elk that wandered into a residential neighborhood.On Tuesday, a Boulde…

Missing Yacht School Friends: Police Find Clothing on Small Island

Missing Yacht School Friends: Police Find Clothing on Small Island

Kennebunkport Police Department(KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine) — Clothing items believed to belong to two missing yacht school friends were found on the rocks of a small island off the coast of Maine on Monday, according to the Kennebunkport police.Zachary Wel…

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