Posts Tagged ‘Crime’

March 20th, 2020 - 1:59 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

2 GOP senators under fire for dumping stock ahead of crash

At least two Republican U.S. senators are facing media scrutiny and public criticism for having sold millions of dollars of  stock after receiving confidential briefings about the coming coronavirus crisis and before that information became public and the stock market crashed. Sen. Richard Burr (R-[...]

January 3rd, 2020 - 9:00 pm § in Misc.

Fraud prevention alert: Dating documents

When dating checks, contracts, and legal documents this year, write the entire year date — e.g., don’t write 1/3/20, write 1/3/2020 — otherwise the year can be changed. For example, a date written as “1/3/20” is easily changed to “1/3/2019” simply by adding two more numbers.[...]

August 3rd, 2019 - 5:26 pm § in Racism

16 hours, 2 angry young white men, 2 assault rifles, 2 states: 31 dead, 51 wounded

In El Paso, Texas, a 21-year-old white male aggrieved by “race mixing” opened fire with an AK-47 at a Walmart popular with Mexican tourists Saturday morning, killing 20 people and injuring 26 more, 9 of whom reportedly were in critical condition at area hospitals (2 of whom subsequently [...]

August 21st, 2018 - 3:22 pm § in Misc.

Illegal immigrant led police to body of missing Iowa jogger

Police have charged Cristhian Bahena Rivera, 24, an illegal immigrant from Mexico, with the murder of Mollie Tibbets, who went missing a month ago while jogging in farm country near her small-town Iowa home. Surveillance video was instrumental in identifying Rivera, who led cops to a body in a cornf[...]

July 9th, 2018 - 7:45 pm § in Donald Trump

91-year-old visitor from Mexico clubbed with brick

Told to “go back to your own country” He was visiting relatives and went for a walk in the neighorhood. While passing a woman and her child on the sidewalk, he accidentally bumped the child, according to a witness. The woman accused him of trying to snatch her child, pushed him to the gr[...]

April 25th, 2018 - 1:32 pm § in Misc.

Arrest in infamous serial killer case

40-year manhunt leads to ex-cop A suspect was arrested Tuesday in the case of an elusive serial killer believed to be responsible for hundreds of burglaries, dozens of rapes, and at least 12 murders that began in the Sacramento area in 1976 and spread to southern California in the late 1970s and 198[...]

January 18th, 2018 - 5:20 pm § in Misc.

Cop kills 16-year-old in courtroom. It appears to be justified.

A 16-year-old boy was killed in an Ohio juvenile courtroom Wednesday by an apparently justified police shooting. The victim, Joseph Haynes, who went by the nickname “Joey Fuzz,” attacked a sheriff’s deputy and was shot during the ensuing struggle. Haynes was not a little boy (see p[...]

January 5th, 2018 - 5:47 pm § in Misc.

D. B. Cooper case finally cracked?

A new History Channel documentary claims a letter proves longtime suspect Robert Rackstraw is D. B. Cooper. If they’re right, Cooper survived the jump and is still alive. Rackstraw is a plausible suspect: He resembles the police sketch, was an Army paratrooper, and has a criminal record. But a[...]

November 20th, 2017 - 12:52 am § in Misc.

Manson is dead.

Good riddance.[...]

October 16th, 2016 - 2:00 pm § in The Ave Scene

Last Night Our Car Was Broken Into

Damage was considerable, likely a $1000 or more in damage though nothing worthwhile was stolen. Asked the officer what was happening.  he tells us there has been a  three folks increase, in car breakins 300%.  No increase in patrols, no notice in the effin media.  Even if we catch them in the a[...]