Crime

Claims were filed in the names of well-known murderers like Scott Peterson and Cary Stayner. At least 158 claims were filed for 133 death-row inmates.
The alleged members of the criminal organization La Cosa Nostra face racketeering, extortion, gambling and drug trafficking charges in Philadelphia.
Security employees ordered women off a plane for appallingly intrusive searches after a newborn was found abandoned at Doha airport.
The suspects allegedly laundered the money by writing checks to relatives and fake employees. The checks were then cashed through a defendant's checking company.
“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.