Indiana has created a new services and outreach division intended to give advocates a boost in their work helping crime victims, including young girls who face a higher-than-average rate of sexual assaults.
An Oklahoma man who admitted to strangling his stepfather by giving him a wedgie has told a judge the case is “like a bad dream.”
A man was arrested after following a probation home visit where materials to make meth were found.
A woman took a motorcycle from a dealership when a salesman was talking to his assistant.
The student was accused of raping a classmate at school when the two were left alone in a side room by a guidance officer.
Two children were left alone in a car with a loaded gun in the car’s center console.
The northwest Indiana woman gave birth in her stateroom in October 2011, wrapped the baby in a towel and hid her under the bed according to a newspaper report.
Investigators believe the officer was being paid by someone outside the prison to bring narcotics and other drugs to an inmate serving time inside.
Court documents say that after the woman delivered the infant at a warehouse last August, co-workers found the infant with his head covered in a bag, trash in his mouth and toilet paper wrapped around his neck.
After admitting to being part of a major pot trafficking operation, an associate of Michael Fabini has been sentenced to 70 months in prison.
Georgia state law allows an individual to break a car window to save a child in distress, but the same protection does not apply when a pet’s life is at stake, as one man has quickly found out.
The man faces battery and criminal confinement charges for allegedly biting and burning his girlfriend during a series of attacks spanning three months.