FBI violent crime database gets boost

The infusion of money for the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program comes after ProPublica reported on shortcomings in the use of a database meant to assist in capturing serial killers and rapists.

Documenting Hate: A killing at Donkey Creek

Jimmy Smith-Kramer, a basketball legend on the Quinault Nation reservation, was 20 when he was mowed down by a white man in a pickup truck. The decision not to charge a hate crime, and recent talk of a plea deal, has re-opened ancient wounds.

Brawl breaks out at grandma’s birthday dinner

Instead of leaving Golden Corral in Peoria full of smiles and gratitude for an enjoyable time, the unnamed woman spent time dodging flying chairs and taking cover from the mayhem of an all-out brawl that erupted before her very eyes.

McGruff the Crime Dog.
National Crime Prevention Council Promotes School Safety

Officials say becoming informed about risky behaviors and what to do with that information is key for students, parents, and teachers. 

State senator awaits sentencing for conspiracy, theft

By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer A state senator from Michigan faces a decade behind bars.

Man serving 100 years for daughter’s murder says girlfriend is killer

By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer A Midwest man who has served nearly 20 years of.

MaM’s Jerry Buting’s jab at Andy Colborn

By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer “Making a Murder” lawyer Jerry Buting gave Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Lt..

Security Guard Thwarts Possible School Shooting

By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer LOS ANGELES — A security guard is being credited with.

Renowned College Professor Kills Sons, Self: Police

By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer ROCKFORD, Ill. — Police say a nationally renowned political science professor.