In August, a video clip had gone viral showing Inspector Gurnam Singh making objectionable gestures in his locality in Sector 47. Subsequently, a woman neighbour of the tainted cop filed a police complaint at the public window in police headquarters, Sector 9, on August 30.
The city of Rochester, New York, is dealing with more trauma after a shooting at a backyard party killed two teenagers and injured 14 others
Police believe that the two victims who were killed in a shooting early Saturday in Rochester, New York, were not the intended targets.
The man also scratched the initials 'FU' on the hood of one of the cars, police said.
The shooting comes as the city in Western New York has been rocked by protests over Daniel Prude’s death,
Chandulal Gandhi, 83, was last seen on Tuesday at about 5 p.m. in the Kipling Avenue and Steeles Avenue West area.
Gunfire at a backyard party killed two people and wounded 14 early Saturday in Rochester, New York, a city roiled by outrage over the in-custody death of Daniel Prude.
Body-camera video from Los Angeles protests this summer shows L.A. police officers yank a sign from a man and shoot him in the groin with a projectile.
The violence was the latest trouble for a city where law enforcement has come under scrutiny over the suffocation death of Daniel Prude, a Black man, in police custody.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) Gunfire at a backyard party killed two people and wounded 14 others early Saturday in Rochester, New York, a city that has been roiled in recent weeks by outrage over the suffocation death of Daniel Prude.
On April 5, 44-year-old Tommie McGlothen died while in police custody in Shreveport, La. In June, The Root reported that McGlothens family was originally told by police that he died of a heart attack, but cell phone video footage released that month showed something different. Now, four Shreveport police officers are charged with negligent homicide and malfeasance in connection with his death.
The city councils vice president called Saturdays shooting one of the largest acts of gun violence this city has ever seen.
Mohamed-Aslim Zafis, 58, a volunteer caretaker at the IMO mosque, was slain last weekend. Police said the accused had no known motive or connection to...
An Illinois father has been sentenced to 30 years behind bars for his role in the slaying of his 5-year-old son, AJ Freund.
An alleged cannibal in Indiana accused of raping and killing his ex-girlfriend before eating her organs has been found guilty six years after the brutal slaying.
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National Council of Canadian Muslims says fatal stabbing of man outside a Toronto-area mosque has shaken the community.
The Murders at White House Farm trailer delves into the true story of a multiple murder in the 1980s.
CBS’s long-running news show ’48 Hours’ is television’s most popular true-crime series, investigating shocking cases and compelling real-life dramas. An especially gruesome episode of ’48 Hours’ is called “American Horror Story” and it follows the investigation of the unspeakably brutal murder of Iana Kasian, a Ukrainian tax attorney turned model living in Los Angeles with […]
‘Dateline: Secrets From the Grave’ is an intriguing yet horrifying episode that chronicles how Margaret Purk, a 24-year-old woman, was brutally slain in her own home and nobody even knew about it for decades. The authorities knew she had passed away, and they thought that they knew what had happened, so they ruled her death […]
ABC’s ’20/20: Mystery in Memphis’ chronicles the homicide of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright. The two-hour special reveals new details of the case and incorporates one-on-one interviews with Lorenzen’s family to really show us what happened to him and why. With journalists, officials, and people from his past also making a feature, this episode, just […]
Police charged Guilherme William Von Neutegem, 34, with first-degree murder in last weekends stabbing of Mohamed-Aslim Zafis, 58. Von Neutegem has ...
A Zion man, who was convicted of shooting a man to death in an alleged drug money robbery, was sentenced Friday to 60 years in prison.
Two young adults were killed and 14 people wounded early Saturday in the largest Rochester shooting in memory, authorities say.
"This is truly a tragedy of epic proportions," Interim Police Chief Mark Simmons told reporters.
Police dispel rumours of of a gunman outside Newtown High School which saw armed officers respond.
A gunman killed two people and wounded three others Sunday in a string of shootings and carjackings that wreaked havoc on a Tennessee highway, authorities said. The violent rampage ended after the suspect, 29-year-old Dangelo Dorsey, crashed a stolen car with a hostage by his side and took his own life before cops could arrest him, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Run Hide Fight, Kyle Rankins film about a school shooting, is at once high-drama action and poignant. It left this writer in a state of shock.
More than 100 people gathered on Union Avenue near 47th Street next to a tree adorned with pink balloons Wednesday night to mourn the death of 8-year-old Dajore Wilson, who was fatally shot on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and city Public Advocate Jumaane Williams echoed Mayor Bill de Blasio Tuesday in praising the Labor Day Weekend as an overall success.
At least 51 people were shot in Chicago, 10 fatally, over Labor Day weekend.
An 8-year-old girl who was shot and killed on Labor Day has been identified and Chicago police investigating the shooting have released images of a vehicle they believe was used in the early evening shooting.
British police arrested a 27-year-old man early Monday on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder following a string of stabbings in a busy nightlife district in the central England city of Birmingham over the weekend.
Relatives of Jose Rivera, killed by gunfire outside his Hunts Point home one night earlier, gathered Saturday to create a memorial for the victim shot to death during a welcome-home barbecue.
While Whitney Austin has made impressive gains in her recovery from 12 close-range gunshots, progress in the former bank executives new lifes mission has been slowed by the pandemic.
Britain is likely to need to reintroduce some national coronavirus lockdown measures sooner rather than later, a leading epidemiologist said on Saturday, as new cases rose to their highest level since early May.
Trayvon Martin. Eric Garner. There have been periods of protest in the recent past, but 2020 has seen something bigger.
Payouts range from multi-million-dollars to far less but the financial impact is often overlooked. One argument in the protests over policing is that funds for police could be better used elsewhere.
If there seems heightened energy behind the protests over police shootings of unarmed African American people, that reflects not a disparity of concern but, rather, of frustration.
This week, charges were filed against a bar owner who fatally shot a protester in Nebraska though prosecutors previously ruled the incident as self-defense
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The newlyweds started out as friends before developing romantic feelings for each other.
Jake Gardner faces four charges, including manslaughter. While local officials initially ruled he had acted in self-defense, a special prosecutor said on Tuesday that new evidence suggested otherwise.
Erik Rush accuses ex-president of sabotaging race relations during 8-year tenure
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