homicide

Friday morning Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced in a press conference that Freddie Gray‘s death has been ruled a homicide and all arresting officers have been charged. Charges range from second-degree murder to manslaughter. Warrants have been issued for the six arresting officers. One officer, the driver of the police van, has been charged with […]

A New York medical examiner has concluded what many suspected after watching video of Eric Garner’s fatal police encounter: The Staten Island man died as the result…

Via Foxbaltimore.com  Police are piecing together clues from a Sunday morning shooting that left two people injured and one dead. The shootings occurred at a neighborhood club and in the neighborhood. Neighbors want answers and want the club shut down. Read More.  Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Celebrates Centennial Obama Administration Responds To Secession Petitions: No Colin Powell Checks His […]

Via: news92FM.com According to reports,  a man who claimed to be playing with his 3-year-old stepson fatally struck the little boy in the abdomen. Houston police have charged Jorge Armando Rodriguez-Escaramuza, 24, with felony murder. Rodriguez-Escaramuza said he was “play boxing” with the child on November 2 when he hit the child. Court documents show the […]

Via: FoxBaltimore.com Police in Baltimore are investigating a shooting that killed a 24-year-old Navy sailor. 24-year-old Alonzo Gladden was shot while with his brother on Mallview Road in Baltimore. The brother was uninjured. Gladden was on leave from the military, he is based in Virginia. Gladden had only been on leave for one day. Metro […]

Via: foxbaltimore.com Thursday eveing, Police were dispatched to a shooting around 9:20.  The shooting occurred in the 300 blk of S. Augusta ave.  The victim is a black female approximately 19 years old. She was shot in the head taken to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead. For more on this story, see […]

Via: Foxbaltimore.com Monae Turnage’s body was found in the backyard of a home on the 1600-block of Cliftview Avenue, Sunday around 6 p.m. Baltimore City police are currently investigating the homicide and have noted that there is indeed trauma to the girl’s body. The victim’s family say that her body was found by her 16 […]

NEW ORLEANS — As Mike Ainsworth walked his two sons to a school bus stop, he heard a woman being carjacked scream, and ran to help. The woman was not hurt, police said, but the Good Samaritan was shot to death by a suspect who fled. SEE ALSO: Man Creates House From Shredded Money (VIDEO) […]

ATLANTA — For the first time in almost half a century, homicide has fallen off the list of the nation’s top 15 causes of death, bumped by a lung illness that often develops in elderly people who have choked on their food. SEE ALSO: Salt Lake Is Gayest City In Nation A Broken Heart Can […]

New Orleans is in the midst of a violent murder spree unlike anything the city has seen before or since Hurricane Katrina. SEE ALSO: Man Stabbed At Airport, Gets On Flight Anyway According to an excellent piece in today’s New York Times, New Orleans’ murder rate in 2010 was 10 times the national average, “long before […]