The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office will no longer file charges against most people arrested for being in possession of a small amount of drugs.
Paula Reed says it’s time her son comes home.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear called on Attorney General Daniel Cameron during a Wednesday press conference to release further evidence in the Breonna Taylor case. A Kentucky grand jury brought no charges against Louisville police for the killing of Breonna Taylor during a drug raid gone wrong, with prosecutors saying Wednesday that two […]
Canadian woman suspected of mailing ricin to Trump, South Texas officials linked to her 2019 arrest, deportation
HARLINGEN, Texas (Border Report) — A Canadian woman who was arrested this weekend on charges of mailing the poison ricin to the White House, had been deported back to Canada from South Texas after overstaying her visa in 2019, according to a report in The New York Times.
We’re learning new details about a heated argument over a parking spot, that ended with an off-duty officer shooting and killing that man.
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC)- The mother of an adult son with autism is among those supporting a bill to change the penalty for assaulting a law enforcement officer in Virginia. The same legislation has been criticized by some who fear lessening the stakes sends the wrong message about how the public should treat police. The bill […]
A man suspected of fatally shooting a supporter of a right-wing group in Portland, Oregon, last week after a caravan of President Donald Trump backers rode through downtown was killed Thursday as investigators moved in to arrest him near Olympia, Washington, NewsNation affiliate KOIN-TV has confirmed.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is drawing on her past as the U.S. faces a reckoning over policing. As a San Francisco prosecutor, Harris declined to seek the death penalty against a young officer’s killer. But as she rose through politics, allies say she’s understood the need to build productive relationships with law enforcement. After losing the backing of a key officers group in her 2010 race for California attorney general, she won their support for her reelection bid in 2014. That background could be an asset as President Donald Trump tries to convince voters that Harris and Joe Biden would allow more violence and crime in the streets.
Prosecutors on Thursday charged a 17-year-old from Illinois in the fatal shooting of two protesters and the wounding of a third in Kenosha, Wisconsin, during a night of unrest following the weekend police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Biden’s wife, Jill, on Tuesday kicked off a multi-week, 10-city tour of schools disrupted by the pandemic in eight battleground states, drawing a direct line from the empty classrooms to the administration’s failures combating COVID-19.