R. Kelly missed a pre-trial court hearing in his sexual abuse case in Chicago, Illinois after he apparently refused to be transported from jail. The R&B superstar was due to appear in court on Thursday, Aug. 15, for a pre-trial hearing.
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A Dallas County prosecutor set off a firestorm of controversy last week when he announced his office will no longer prosecute cases of theft under $750 or "low-level" drug possession.
Five gang members were convicted of the brutal rape and murder of a former police informant in the fall of 2016. The blood-soaked body was left in the trunk of a car parked at an Atlanta MARTA station.
Questions emerge about the shooting death of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes who was gunned down as she sat in the family car with her mom and siblings near a Walmart in Houston, Texas early Sunday.
A Brooklyn mom at the center of a "troubling" viral video was previously arrested and charged with two counts of credit card theft and one count of identity theft, according to ABC News.
Comedian DL Hughley is infuriated with Chicago PD over a controversial sting to catch Nike thieves. Hughley posted a message on Instagram.com targeting the cops who parked a truck full of Nike sneakers near a basketball court and waited for their prey to take the bait.
A Dallas rapper who bragged about killing rival gang members in rap music videos was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Wednesday.
A lone shooter opened fire inside the Capital Gazette newspaper offices in Annapolis, MD on Thursday. 5 people are confirmed dead. Police are still trying to determine whether the shooter acted alone.
The FBI announced the arrest of Travis Reinking, 29, the suspected gunman who went on a shooting rampage inside a Waffle House restaurant wearing only a coat and nothing on underneath. He was captured on Monday while walking through the woods.
A massive early morning raid on a Southwest Atlanta apartment complex on Wednesday is connected to the arrest of up-and-coming rapper Ralo, according to Channel 2 Action News.
Agents from the ATF, FBI and Department of Homeland Security executed no-knock warrants on Ralo's heavily fortified apartment complex along Lucile Avenue.
DeKalb County Sheriff Jeffrey Mann is fighting to keep his certification a year after he was arrested for soliciting sex from an undercover cop in Piedmont Park. Sheriff Mann and his attorney, Noah Pines, attended a Peace Officer Standards and Training Council appeals hearing in February.