crime

Missing South Carolina woman found “chained up like a dog” by potential serial killer

They found Brown inside the 30 foot-long, 15 foot-wide container with a chain around her neck.

Lauren Holter | November 4, 2016 - 11:01 am

A piece of shit father killed his cancer survivor daughter for getting too much attention

If you needed an uplifting story today, this is not it. Like, at all.

Karen Fratti | September 19, 2016 - 11:32 am

This woman became a cop and caught the guy who molested her as a kid, and how is this not a Lifetime movie yet?

A Texas police officer/badass going by the pseudonym Hannah, 25, confronted her childhood molester and got him to confess to his crime so she could arrest him, The Daily Beast reports.

Lane Moore | September 16, 2016 - 12:12 pm

The Number Of Women In U.S. Jails Has Risen Faster Than Men But Gone Unnoticed

Because the mass incarceration problem is believed to predominantly affect men, the ways women have been sucked in hasn’t gotten any attention.

Lauren Holter | August 17, 2016 - 9:50 am

Brendan Dassey’s Conviction Was Overturned By A Federal Judge

On Friday, one of the subjects of the hit Netflix docuseries Making a Murderer, Brendan Dassey, had his conviction overturned by a federal judge, The Journal Sentinel reports. Dassey was…

Lauren Holter | August 12, 2016 - 4:20 pm

A Texas Cop Alleges He Was Kept From Testifying In The Sandra Bland Case

If true, this allegation would mean there was a deliberate cover-up.

Karen Fratti | July 28, 2016 - 6:02 pm

The Freddie Gray Case Concludes With No Convictions After The Remaining Charges Are Dropped

The prosecutors dropped charges against Officer William Porter, who was awaiting a retrial after his first ended in a hung jury in December, and Officer Garrett Miller and Sergeant Alicia White, who never went to trial.

Lauren Holter | July 27, 2016 - 10:40 am

‘Making A Murderer’ Will Return To Netflix With Brand New Post-Conviction Episodes

The creators of the documentary series continued to follow Steven Avery after his conviction and sentencing to life in prison without parole for the 2005 murder of Teresa Halbach.

Lauren Holter | July 19, 2016 - 2:01 pm

Teenage Girls Keep Disappearing In The Bronx As They’re Written Off As Runaways

It’s easy to shrug off underserved teenage girls who disappear.

Karen Fratti | July 1, 2016 - 4:23 pm

12 Girls Found In Some Sicko’s Pennsylvania Home, One Of Whom Was Allegedly “Gifted” To Him By Her Parents

One of the girls had been “gifted” to the man by her parents.

Karen Fratti | June 20, 2016 - 6:05 pm

Brock Turner’s Mugshot Was Finally Released, And Here’s Why That Matters So Much

On top of his standing as an athlete at a prestigious university, Turner had another factor working in his favor — his whiteness.

Lauren Holter | June 6, 2016 - 5:00 pm
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