Crime

Michael Slager told the judge that he was never made aware of a plea deal that would have cut years off his sentence for the 2015 shooting of Walter Scott.
It's safest for the community if extremist Proud Boys members Ehtan Nordean and Joseph Biggs are locked up, rules U.S. District Judge Timothy Kelly.
Police feared Brandon Hole would get back the gun they had confiscated a year ago, though he ended up buying two semiautomatic rifles.
Police said Anthony Thompson, 17, shot an officer in his school's bathroom. They then retracted the claim, but have released few other details.
The shooting outside of New Orleans, which left children between the ages of 12 and 17 wounded, started with an argument, authorities said Monday.
The suspect, former Travis County Sheriff's Office Detective Stephen Broderick, was apprehended after an overnight search.
The mass shooting — one of several in the U.S. in recent days — happened at Somers House Tavern near Kenosha.
The state's protective "red flag" law didn't keep firearms out of the shooter's hands at a critical time, according to the police chief.
Assistant State Attorney James Murphy appeared to suggest that the boy, Adam Toledo, was still holding a gun as Officer Eric Stillman pulled the trigger, killing him.
Shooting suspect Brandon Scott Hole was questioned last year after his mother told police her son might attempt “suicide by cop.”