Crime

Despite COVID-19 cases climbing in the city, authorities have been regularly breaking up parties that violate emergency orders against mass gatherings.
Among his recent purchases were a 20-foot-long model rocket fuse and several accessories for a gun, which he was banned from owning.
The alleged members of the criminal organization La Cosa Nostra face racketeering, extortion, gambling and drug trafficking charges in Philadelphia.
“It’s been a police free for all. They do whatever they want,” said one Kenosha activist after days of protests over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.
More school districts around the country are reconsidering their relationship with police. Here's what the research says.
A police abolitionist explains the other options available when you see property damage.
Documentation is crucial when calling out state violence. Here's what to do if you encounter police abuse or misconduct.
Law enforcement doesn't solve many burglaries, but there are still reasons to file a report.
Some instances of animal abuse or neglect warrant calling 911. But if the pet isn't in immediate danger, there are better options.
If your identity is stolen, the police aren't well equipped to investigate it.