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Mark Estrada Charged in Fatal Shooting of Hayward PD Sgt. Scott Lunger

Mark Estrada Charged in Fatal Shooting of Hayward PD Sgt. Scott Lunger

Mark Estrada, 21, was arrested in the shooting death of Hayward Police Sgt. Scott Lunger early Wednesday morning. Sgt. Lunger was shot and killed during a traffic stop after he approached a white Chevy Silverado pickup truck he saw driving erratically. Sgt. Lunger, a 15 year veteran of the Hayward […]

NYPD Cops Punch, Beat Thomas Jennings in Bed-Stuy Grocery Store Over Pizza (VIDEO) (Photo Credit: YouTube Video Screengrab)

NYPD Cops Punch, Beat Thomas Jennings in Bed-Stuy Grocery Store Over Pizza (VIDEO)

Two NYPD officers caught on video repeatedly punching and hitting a man, identified as Thomas Jennings, even though he had his hands raised in surrender. He had been arguing with a store employee over the price of pizza in a Bedford Stuyvesant grocery store, the NY Daily News reports. He […]

by · July 22, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Latoya Jackson, Her 3 Kids Found Dead in South Side Chicago Home (Photo Credit: Wikimedia)

Latoya Jackson, Her 3 Kids Found Dead in South Side Chicago Home

Latoya Jackson, 27, and her three children were found dead inside a home in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side of Chicago late Saturday. She appeared to have suffered head trauma and her body showed signs of burns. Chicago Tribune:  The woman’s body was found facedown inside an enclosed porch, […]

by · July 19, 2015 · Crime
Single Mom Laura Browder Arrested After Leaving Kids at Food Court While Interviewing for Job 30 Feet Away (Photo Credit: Houston PD)

Single Mom Laura Browder Arrested After Leaving Kids at Food Court While Interviewing for Job 30 Feet Away

Single mother Laura Browder was arrested by Houston police and later released after being accused of abandoning her kids, ages six and two, at a mall food court while she interviewed for a job a few feet away, KHOU reports. Browder took her children with her to the mall for a suddenly […]

by · July 19, 2015 · Black News, Today's Headlines
Gun-Wielding Frederick Farmer Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting in Stone Mountain

Gun-Wielding Frederick Farmer Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting in Stone Mountain

Gun-wielding Frederick Farmer was fatally shot in a police-involved shooting, after he shot Officer Chester Lamb, 43, at an apartment complex in Stone Mountain, Ga., Saturday night. Police responded to the Marquis Pointe Apartments at 2:07 a.m. after multiple 911 calls of a man standing outside an apartment building and […]

by · July 12, 2015 · Officer-Involved Shooting
Glo Gang Rapper Capo Shot and Killed in Chicago (Photo Credit: Twitter)

Glo Gang Rapper Capo Shot and Killed in Chicago

Glo Gang rapper Capo killed in shooting on Chicago’s South side, boy in stroller also killed. General Keef Glo Gang rapper Capo has been shot and killed in Chicago. An alleged video of the aftermath of the shooting has surfaced on the Internet. The YouTube video purportedly shows Capo lying unresponsive, with […]

by · July 11, 2015 · Breaking News, Entertainment
Lacheisa Palin-Sheffer Arrested After Dumping Water on Baltimore Mayor [Pictured: Stephanie Rawlings-Blake]

Lacheisa Pailin-Sheffer Arrested After Dumping Water on Baltimore Mayor

Lacheisa Palin-Sheffer was arrested and charged with second-degree assault after dumping what appears to be water on Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake as she greeted residents Saturday morning at the Mondawmin Festival. The Baltimore Sun reports, Pailin-Sheffer ran up to Rawlings-Blake and “poured a cup of liquid over the mayor’s head.” […]

by · July 11, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Pregnant Mom Nakita Holland Murdered, 2-Year-Old Daughter Found Covered in Blood (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Pregnant Mom Nakita Holland Murdered, 2-Year-Old Daughter Found Covered in Blood

Pregnant mom Nakita Holland, 36, was found murdered in her Carrollton, Ga., home on Monday. Her 2-year-old daughter, who may have witnessed her killing, was found covered in blood next to her body, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Police say Nakita Holland was due to give birth next week. She was shot several […]

by · July 7, 2015 · Crime
Jazz Trumpeter Kermit Ruffins' Niece Milan Arriola Shot Dead in New Orleans

Jazz Trumpeter Kermit Ruffins’ Niece Milan Arriola Shot Dead in New Orleans

Tragedy: Milan Arriola, niece of jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, shot dead by Will Reed in New Orleans. Milan Arriola, niece of jazz trumpeter Kermit Ruffins, was killed while riding in sports car through New Orleans neighborhood. Will Reed, 20, was arrested for Arriola’s murder during a routine traffic stop on […]

by · July 6, 2015 · Crime, Today's Headlines
Teen Rasheedah Evans Killed by Celebratory Gunfire in College Park GA [Pictured Marcel Smith] (Photo Credit: Fulton County Police)

Teen Rasheedah Evans Killed by Celebratory Gunfire in College Park GA

FOURTH OF JULY GUN VIOLENCE: Rasheedah Evans, 16, was killed inside her College Park, Ga., home when a stray bullet hit her. Police believe the shooting was the result of celebratory gunfire and her death was unintentional. Marcel Smith, 23, has been named as a person of interest in Rasheedah Evans’ […]

by · July 5, 2015 · Crime