| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Penn State might never be able to fully shake off the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, but news that one victim has settled and other claimants might soon follow marks a legal milestone after almost a year of negotiations.
Attorney Tom Kline...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:23 PM
A woman was robbed Thursday morning in North Baltimore one block away from a mugging that took place the day before, continuing a trend of recent street robberies that worry police.
Sometime after 8 a.m., three men described as being in their early...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Editor's note: The Anchorage office of the FBI released this timeline of admitted serial killer Israel Keyes' travels Monday (Aug 12), in an attempt to learn more from the public about his crimes before his December suicide.
The following is a...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Updated Aug. 13 at 6 a.m.
In an extensive Tuesday release, the FBI offered much more information on serial killer Israel Keyes' far-flung travels, following up on the initial Monday release of a timeline detailing his 15-year trail of murders, robberies...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Two men were sentenced to 120 years each for luring a group of teens into a Maywood alley where they robbed them at gunpoint and forced two of the victims to perform sex acts.
Cortez Lyons, 25, and Timothy Moore, 26, were convicted in March of armed...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Harry Yuspa had many relatives in the Baltimore area — some have lived at the same addresses for 40 years. Yet prosecutors said they couldn't find any to let them know the man convicted of killing Yuspa would soon be released.
That meant none of...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:39 AM
The following guest commentary was written by Dena Sydow, marketing and communications director for the Women's Resource Center of Northern Michigan.
Someone knowingly hurt you, chose to perpetrate a crime against you and victimize you. Those on the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Rita Marie Furst, who founded a coalition to advocate for crime victims' rights, died of congestive heart failure Tuesday at Lighthouse Senior Living in Ellicott City. The Catonsville resident was 94.
A founder of the Maryland Coalition Against Crime,...
| Jul 17, 2013
Following hundreds of submissions and careful consideration, the Imperial County District Attorney’s office has selected the name “Ginger” for their newest comfort dog.
Having held a contest for the pup’s name during this year&...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:02 PM
After the tragic death of Trayvon Martin in a fight with George Zimmerman last year in Sanford, many people took to the streets and airwaves, claiming that his death somehow resulted from Florida's "stand your ground" law.
They claimed, erroneously,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A son, Connor Adam, was born to Jennifer (Wojan) and Adam Whitson of Traverse City on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. Connor weighed 7 pounds and was 19 1/2 inches long at birth. Grandparents are Denny and Flo...