Union Station grew to a high-concentration drug crime zone in just a year

DENVER (KDVR) — It took very little time for Union Station to emerge in late 2021 as one of the city’s most concentrated pockets of drugs and violent crime. The union representing 2,000 workers for RTD and First Transit, RTD’s largest fixed-route contractor, alerted the community of the conditions in a Wednesday press release, calling … Read more

Murder charge for Ohio deputy in Casey Goodson Jr. shooting

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio sheriff’s deputy who fatally shot Casey Goodson Jr. in the back five times was charged Thursday with murder in an encounter that led to protests and about which many questions remain, in part because it was not recorded on body or dash camera footage. An attorney for the family of … Read more

Oakland Councilwoman Proposes Plan to Hire More Officers Following Recent Violence

The city of Oakland is trying to tackle how they can stop the recent violence. On Thursday, Oakland City Council president Sheng Thao proposed a hiring plan to immediately fill 60 vacant police officer positions. While Thao wants to open at least one new police academy, her aim is to recruit veteran officers with a … Read more

2nd man accused of manslaughter in death of Gabriel Neil remains at large: police – London | Globalnews.ca

More than two and a half months after a 21-year-old man was arrested and charged with manslaughter in the death of a Western University freshman, a second suspect facing the same charge in the case remains at large, police said Thursday. Haroun Raselma, 19, has been the subject of a Canada-wide arrest warrant for manslaughter … Read more

Murder suspect with 7 felony bonds cuts off ankle monitor while on the run, officials say

HOUSTON – The felon currently out on bond with multiple violent charges on his record has been charged with murder as a warrant has been issued for his arrest. Zacchaeus Gaston has two more charges on his already lengthy criminal history. The 27-year-old has been charged with murder and aggravated assault. A warrant issued for … Read more

RCMP seize 59 illegal firearms at Canada-U.S. border near Cornwall, Ont.

Two Quebec men are facing charges after the RCMP seized 59 illegal firearms during an investigation into a boat landing at the Canadian border near Cornwall, Ont. The RCMP says on Nov. 28, members of the Integrated RCMP Cornwall Border Integrity Team launched a firearms smuggling investigation after a boat crossed the St. Lawrence and … Read more

Euless Police Department: Condition Of Fallen Detective’s Family Is Improving, Children Home From Hospital

EULESS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – In a Thursday press conference, the Euless Police Department gave details on the condition of slain Det. Alex Cervantes’ family and on when funeral services might be announced. Cervantes was killed last week when a drunk driver slammed into his car, leaving his wife and two children with serious injuries as well. … Read more

Newsom: Prosecute Smash-And-Grab Shoplifters Under Existing Laws

SACRAMENTO (CBS SF/AP) — When asked at a COVID vaccination news event about a shop owner who has been repeatedly targeted by smash-and-grab robbers, Gov. Gavin Newsom was direct and to the point — shoplifters should be prosecuted under existing California laws. He then called out local officials whom he said have been reluctant to … Read more

Robbers corner terrified mum and baby in driveway before stealing her nappy bag

The brazen robbery took place in Los Angeles in the US and comes as there have been a surge in crime including home invasions and “smash-and-grab” shoplifting incidents throughout the city Video Loading Video Unavailable The video will auto-play soon8Cancel Play now Los Angeles: Woman and baby targeted by robbers her driveway Terrifying footage shows … Read more