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Manhunt Underway After Police Officer Killed in Chicago's Fox Lake Suburb

Manhunt Underway After Police Officer Killed in Chicago’s Fox Lake Suburb

A police officer was killed in the Fox Lake, a suburb of Chicago. A massive manhunt is underway for three suspects – two white and one black. The officer was fatally shot at about 8 a.m. Tuesday. He was chasing three suspects and had radioed in to dispatch for help. […]

by Joy Blake· · Breaking News
Savannah State Student Christopher Starks Killed in Campus Shooting (Photo Credit: Twitter)

Savannah State Student Christopher Starks Killed in Campus Shooting

Christopher Starks, 22,  was shot and killed at the Savannah State University student center Thursday night. Starks, who is from metro Atlanta, was killed after an altercation broke out. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is handling the case. No arrests have been made in the murder of Christopher Starks.  

by Joy Blake· · Crime
De’Eris Brown Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Jamyla Bolden

De’Eris Brown Charged in Murder of 9-Year-Old Jamyla Bolden

De’Eris Brown, 21, has confessed to the murder of 9-year-old Jamyla Bolden. He was arrested late Wednesday. Jamyla Bolden was killed while she laid on her mother’s bed doing her homework in her Ferguson, Mo., home. De’Eris Brown is facing six charges in connection with Bolden’s murder, including two counts […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Lester Lee Flanighan ID'd as Moneta gunman who killed reporter, photograher

[PICTURED] Vester Lee Flanagan ID’d as Gunman in Moneta Shooting During Live Broadcast

MONETA SHOOTING:  Law enforcement have launched a massive manhunt for Vester Lee Flanighan, (or Flanagan) the gunman in the shooting deaths of WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward during a live broadcast in Moneta, VA., the News Leader reports. He went by Bryce Williams on-air. He was previously […]

by Janet Shan· · Today's Headlines
Moneta Shooting:  Reporter Alison Parker, Photographer Adam Ward Killed

Moneta Shooting: WDBJ Reporter Alison Parker, Photographer Adam Ward Killed

SHOCK:  WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and photographer Adam Ward were killed in a shooting at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, Va., Wednesday morning. Alison Parker and Adam Ward were killed during their live remote broadcast. The third shooting victim has been identified as Vicki Gardner, the head of regional Chamber of Commerce. […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News
Kevin Downing ID'd as NYC Veterans Affairs Department Shooter

Kevin Downing ID’d as NYC Veterans Affairs Department Shooter

Veteran Kevin Downing, 68, was identified as the shooter at the Department of Veterans Affairs in New York City. Security guard Idrissa Camara was also killed after being shot by Downing, who committed suicide, the Wall Street Journal reports. Downing walked into the lobby of a federal building at 201 Varick Street where […]

by Joy Blake· · Today's Headlines
9-Year-Old Jamyla Bolden Shot Dead While Lying in Bed Doing Homework in Ferguson Home (Photo Credit: KMOV Video Screengrab)

9-Year-Old Jamyla Bolden Shot Dead While Lying in Bed Doing Homework in Ferguson Home

Jesus Take the Wheel: Nine-year-old Jamyla Bolden was fatally shot Tuesday night as she laid in her bed inside her Ferguson home. James Bolden said his only daughter was lying in her bed doing homework inside their home in the 9200 block of Ellison in Ferguson, Mo., at about 9:30 […]

by Joy Blake· · Crime
Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting of Oakland Carjacking Suspect Sparks Protests (Photo Credit: Twitter via @marg1nal)

Deadly Police Shooting of Carjacking Suspect Joe Bart Sparks Protests in Oakland

A deadly officer-involved shooting in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday afternoon of a carjacking suspect sparked angry protests. The suspect was identified by protesters as Joe Bart, KRON4 reports. There are reports of vandalism and burning a Confederate flag while protesters marched in the streets, according to social media. Some streets and […]

by Joy Blake· · Officer-Involved shooting
Black Protesters Shut Down Oakland Streets After ARMED Carjacking Suspect KILLED by Cops (Photo Credit: Oakland Police Department)

Black Protesters Shut Down Oakland Streets After ARMED Carjacking Suspect KILLED by Cops

(OPINION) — Police fatally shoot a 24-year-old gun-wielding carjacking suspect in Oakland and people take to the streets in protest.  They blocked a freeway and other streets in the “area of 27th Street and Martin Luther King Way” for about 45 minutes, NBC Bay Area reports. The suspect led police on […]

by Janet Shan· · Today's Headlines
Teen Carjacking Suspect Andre Green Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting in Indianapolis (Photo Credit: Twitter)

Teen Carjacking Suspect Andre Green Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting in Indianapolis

Indianapolis police-involved shooting: Andre Green, 15, was shot and killed in a police-involved shooting on the northeast side of Indianapolis Sunday night. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said the shooting occurred shortly after 11 p.m. when officers noticed a car near East 30th Street and North Chester Avenue that matched the […]

by Joy Blake· · Officer-Involved shooting