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  • jasper
    NEWS

    He lured two people with a business deal. What they didn't know was they were heading to their deaths.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of two people in South Carolina. Prosecutors say the suspect lured the victims with a business deal.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • darake
    NEWS

    Man told his ex-wife he was going to kill her and their son. He partially carried out the threat.

    A man in Ohio was sentenced to life in prison for killing his son. The murder happened after the suspect threatened his ex-wife and son, officials said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • japan
    NEWS

    South Korean man stalked his former online gaming ally. Then he killed her and her entire family.

    A South Korean man was sentenced to prison for stabbing a family to death. One of the victims he met through an online game. The suspect avoided the death penalty.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • nj
    NEWS

    He flashed his high beams at an innocent mother on the highway. Then her family heard a ‘bang.’

    A man in New Jersey was convicted of murder for the shooting of a mother on the highway. The victim was in the car with her family when she was shot.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • modesto
    COLD CASES

    A teen vanished while taking a bus in California 30 years ago. Police are now taking a new look at the cold case.

    More than 30 years ago, a California teenager vanished while taking a bus. Now, Modesto police say they are taking a new look at the cold case.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • kansas
    NEWS

    Kansas man was waffling on his decision to divorce his wife. Days later, he was dead.

    A woman in Kansas was sentenced to decades in prison for stabbing her husband more than 25 times to death. The attack happened as the two considered divorce.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • iowa
    COLD CASES

    Iowa teen's mom told police she knew who killed her daughter. Fifty years later, police confirmed she was correct.

    A teen was beaten and murdered in Iowa 50 years ago. Police say they have solved the cold case and it was the man the mother suspected decades ago.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • barron
    NEWS

    She was ordered to cut off the head of her murdered lover. Here's why she'll be back on the street in months.

    A woman who helped her husband cover the murder of her lover was sentenced. But, the plea deal calls for her to be released from jail in months.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • harris
    NEWS

    His wife told him she was leaving, that is when he opened fire on the victim

    A man in Texas will spend 40 years in prison for killing his wife, prosecutors announced. The victim told the suspect she was leaving before he started shooting.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • serial
    SERIAL KILLERS

    Serial killer used dating apps to lure women to their demise. Now, he'll be a prison inmate for life.

    A serial killer in New Jersey who lured women via dating apps was sentenced to prison. One victim's family helped police catch the suspect after the murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    He broke into an ex's home and murdered eight people. Now, he will never be free again.

    A man who murdered 8 people in a home in Texas was sentenced to prison. Some of the victims were children. He avoided execution due to mental disability.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • scott county
    NEWS

    He strangled and violated a 74-yar-old man's corpse. It will cost him freedom for the rest of his life.

    An Iowa man will spend life in prison for killing and violating the corpse of a 74-year-old man. The suspect also stole items from the victim's home.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ny
    NEWS

    He stuffed his still-alive girlfriend in a suitcase and left her by the roadside. Now, he'll head to prison.

    A man was sentenced to prison for stuffing his girlfriend in a suitcase and leaving her along the road. A New York federal judge called the suspect evil.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mo
    NEWS

    She called police to say her home was robbed and husband killed. A jury called her the murderer.

    A Missouri woman was convicted of her husband's murder. The suspect said she was innocent and came home to find him dead and the home robbed.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • brown
    NEWS

    He called 911 for an intervention, and no one showed up. An hour later, his father was beaten to death.

    A Michigan man was sent to prison for beating his father to death. The convict called 911 and asked for help an hour before the attack that killed the victim.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • nm
    NEWS

    She killed her sister-in-law and then threw a birthday party for her child. Now, she’ll head to federal prison.

    A woman shot and killed her sister-in-law in New Mexico. She was arrested days later, throwing a children's birthday party. She was sentenced to prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    He killed his pregnant ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend after telling her he would see her in hell

    A man in Texas was sentenced to two life terms for the murder of his pregnant ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend. He crashed a truck in their home to kill the duo.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mount vernon
    GANGSTERS

    Innocent passenger caught in crossfire of a gang shootout. Now, the man who fired the deadly bullet will head to prison.

    An innocent bystander was shot and killed by a stray bullet as gang members tried to assassinate a rival. Now, the shooter will head to prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • michigan
    NEWS

    He was convicted of killing five children. But, he was proven innocent and is now free.

    A Michigan man who was convicted of killing five children in a fire and sentenced to prison, was proven innocent. He has now been freed from prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • la
    NEWS

    Deputy accused of bludgeoning a Black man 18 times with a flashlight faces federal civil rights charges

    A sheriff's deputy in Louisiana faces federal charges in connection to the alleged beating of a Black man. The cop has several excessive force accusations in his past.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • sc
    NEWS

    She tried to fake her own kidnapping, but the gunfire that ensued ended up killing an 8-year-old boy

    A South Carolina woman arranged for her kidnapping, but a child was shot and killed during the botched attempt. She will now head to prison for decades.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • houston
    NEWS

    Texas teen lured two people into a phony drug deal, then shot one of them in the back.

    A Texas man was sentenced to life in prison for a murder that happened during a botched pot deal. The victim was shot twice in the back and later died.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • smith
    GANGSTERS

    He waited for rival gang members to leave an NYC club. Then he opened fire killing two.

    A gang member who murdered two rivals outside a New York City was sentenced to prison for his crimes. The suspect waited outside for the victims.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • st pete
    COLD CASES

    A Florida woman was gunned down by a stray bullet. More than a decade later, police have few answers.

    Tracey Walker was shot by a stray bullet as she sat in her living room. More than a decade later, Florida police have yet to make an arrest in her murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • athens
    NEWS

    A brawl errrupted into gunfire with 80 shots. The end result was a pregnant woman and her unborn child dead.

    A woman in Georgia is heading to prison after she opened fire during a brawl. A pregnant woman and her unborn child were killed in the shooting.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • simmons
    NEWS

    He murdered a woman, then violated the corpse. Now, he'll head to prison for decades.

    A Texas man was sentenced to prison for killing his girlfriend and violating the corpse. The murder happened after an argument, prosecutors said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ames
    NEWS

    A dispute over a video game charge — for $16 — turned deadly in Iowa. Now, the suspect heads to prison.

    A dispute over a video game charge led to a deadly fight in Iowa. The attacker will now head to prison for life for the murder of his roommate.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • stem
    NEWS

    He opened fire on a class in his Colorado High School. Here's how long he'll head to prison.

    A teen who opened fire on a class in his Colorado high school was sentenced to life and 1,200 years for his role in the murderous school shooting.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • leon
    NEWS

    She was having an affair with her husband's best friend. So they plotted to kill him.

    A woman was having an affair with her husband's best friend, so they killed him. Now, a Florida court has resentenced the woman to prison for her role in the plot.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • indiana
    NEWS

    She said she was tied of abuse so she and her son murdered her boyfriend with a frying pan, iron skillet

    A woman in Indiana was sentenced to prison for her role in her boyfriend's death. She and her son allegedly beat him to death with a hammer and iron skillet.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ohio
    NEWS

    Mom sentenced to prison for killing son as she tried to abandon him in the woods

    A mom in Ohio was sentenced for killing her son as she tried to abandon him and other children in the woods. The boy's body has not been found.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    She went to her friend's house to commit suicide. Instead, she became a murderer.

    A woman traveled to Texas to kill herself in front of a friend. Instead, she became a murderer when she turned the knife on her friend. She will now spend decades in prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ronnie
    NEWS

    He beat his girlfriend with an ax, stabbed his daughter and tried to kill his son. Now, he heads to prison.

    A Florida man will spend life in prison for killing his girlfriend and daughter. He also tried to kill his son and burn down the family's home.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • misters
    NEWS

    Man got into a fight with his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend. Hours later, he executed the ex in a driveway.

    A Minnesota man was sentenced to prison for shooting and killing his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend after an argument. Prosecutors said the killing was an execution.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • arkansas
    NEWS

    She was convicted of shooting and stabbing her boyfriend to death. Now, she is free from prison.

    An Arkansas woman who shot and stabbed her boyfriend has been released on parole. The attack happened the day before Thanksgiving in 2010, police said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • iowa
    MISSING

    Mom went out to play with her band in Iowa 40 years ago. She hasn't been seen since.

    A woman in Iowa went missing after a night out with her band. Police have not made an arrest in the case, and 40 years later, nobody knows what happened to Denise Fraley.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • lasd
    NEWS

    A police officer thought he was responding to a car wreck. There, he found a murderer who opened fire.

    A gang member in California was convicted of killing a police officer and another man. Despite the conviction, prosecutors are mad they can't seek death.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mohave
    NEWS

    She claimed killing her boyfriend was self-defense. Video showed her shooting him, the firing again when he staggered for help.

    By Victor Fakunle
  • sakkestad
    NEWS

    She thought she was going to celebrate her birthday. Instead, she was found beaten and her throat slit.

    A man was sentenced to prison for beating a woman and sliting her throat on her birthday. The couple met hours earlier at a 7-Eleven in Maryland.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • oklahoma doc
    NEWS

    Oklahoma prisoner admits to killing his cellmate — a convicted child killer

    A prisoner in Oklahoma admitted to killing his cellmate earlier this month. The victim was a convicted child killer. The suspect was serving a sentence for rape.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • stirkcland
    NEWS

    Missouri man has spent behind bars for 40 years for a murder he did not commit

    A man has spent more than 40 years in prison for a murder he did not commit. Prosecutors are now working to get the man released from behind bars.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • illinois
    NEWS

    An Illinois woman stabbed and killed her boyfriend on New Year’s Eve. Here’s how long she will spend behind bars.

    A woman in Illinois pleaded guilty to murder for stabbing her boyfriend to death on New Year's Eve. She was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • lopez
    NEWS

    He planned to meet his ex-girlfriend's lover to fight. Instead, he used a shotgun to commit murder.

    A Minnesota man was sentenced to prison for the murder of his ex-girlfriend's new lover. The two had arraigned to meet to fight, but the suspect shot instead.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • florida
    NEWS

    Man helped his ex's boyfriend move some belongings. He then shot her new lover and his own parents in a murder spree.

    A man in Florida will spend life behind bars for shooting three people. The victims included his parents and his ex's new boyfriend. The suspect also shot two dogs.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • stone
    COLD CASES

    She was raped and murdered in her college apartment 30 years ago. The killer remains free today.

    Jennifer Stone was raped and murdered while attending the University of Georgia 30 years ago. Her killer remains free and her homicide case has gone cold.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • dekalb
    NEWS

    Victim went to find a friend at a Georgia apartment. Instead, he found the person who shot him to death.

    A Georgia man was sentenced to prison for murder. The victim visited an apartment looking for a friend but instead got into an argument with the shooter.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • douglas county
    NEWS

    Man shot at police but did less than 4 years behind bars. Now that's he has done it again, he will spend decades in prison.

    A California man was sentenced to 61 years in prison for shooting at a police officer in Nevada. The convict had done something similar years earlier.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • east baton rouge so
    NEWS

    A white man killed two Black people in Louisiana. Here's how long he'll spend behind bars.

    A man who killed two Black people in Louisiana was sentenced to life in prison. One victim was killed at a bus stop, another was on the way to work.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • woodard
    NEWS

    He killed two prison employees during a failed prison escape. He will now spend life behind bars.

    A man in an Iowa prison killed two employees as he tried to escape. He will now spend life in prison for the murders. A co-defendant is set for trial in a month.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mcgirt
    NEWS

    His case helped get other inmates free, but here's why he will remain behind bars

    The man behind the case that led to American Indians being freed from state prisons will now head to federal prison. He was resentenced after the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • drummer
    NEWS

    She was pulled over for an expired license plate, so why is she in prison for life?

    Tameka Dummer is spending life in prison after getting pulled over by police. She falls under Mississippi's habitual offender law, which required the sentence.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • bento
    NEWS

    An Arkansas woman allegedly ran over, dragged a cop to his death. She could face execution.

    An Arkansas woman is accused of running over and killing a police officer. Prosecutors announced they intended to seek the death penalty in the case.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • michgian
    NEWS

    Michigan man beat his grandmother with a piggy bank, then cut off her head. Here's how long he'll spend in prison.

    A man in Michigan will spend life in prison for the murder of his grandmother. He beat the victim with a piggy bank before cutting off her head.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • decatur
    NEWS

    An Illinois man ran over his customer after a botched drug sale. Here's how long he'll spend in prison.

    A man in Illinois was sentenced to under a decade in prison for running over a woman in a botched drug deal. Prosecutors say the victim was hit with an open car door.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • head
    NEWS

    He was already serving 116 years behind bars. Here's why a judge gave him another life sentence.

    A man already serving 100 years in a Georgia prison was sentenced to life for a 2017 murder. He killed a woman who was helping his ex after the relationship.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • miss
    NEWS

    A Mississippi college student told her boyfriend she was pregnant. Then he killed her.

    A student at Ole Miss admitted to killing another student after she told him she was pregnant. The suspect now faces life in prison for murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • japan
    GANGSTERS

    He was the head of one of the world's most notorious mafia groups. Now, he wastes away on death row.

    The head of one of Japan's mafia syndicates now sits on death row for his role in a string of killings. A deputy was also sentenced to life in prison for the crimes.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    COLD CASES

    47 years ago he raped and strangled a woman to death. DNA just helped put him behind bars.

    A man who murdered a woman 47 years ago was sentenced to life in prison. The murder of Carla Walker was cold until DNA testing provided new info.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • polk county
    NEWS

    She tried to kill two children with her Jeep because of their race. Here’s how long she will remain behind bars.

    A white Iowa woman was sentenced to federal prison for a hate crime where she ran over children because of their race. The victims survived the attack.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mega_
    NEWS

    He stood by while another executed siblings during a robbery. Now, decades later, he is set to be released from prison.

    A man who was sentenced to prison for his role in the killing of two siblings in Houston was granted parole. He served 33 years in prison in connection to the murders.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    A Texas man wants a pastor to lay hands on him while he is executed. The state has said no.

    A Texas death row inmate has sued so his pastor can be present when he is executed. The suspect was convicted of a killing and robbery where they made off with $1.25.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • nebraska
    NEWS

    He was told he wasn't going to inherit the family's property. That's when he fatally shot his stepmom.

    Trent Esch was sentenced to life plus 100 years behind bars for killing his stepmom. The fatal shooting was over a long dispute about a property inheritance.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • harris county
    NEWS

    He was planning to leave his wife. Instead, she shot him in the back of the head.

    A woman in Texas was sentenced to 50 years in prison for fatally shooting her husband in the head. The victim had consulted a divorce attorney before being killed.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • sarasota
    COLD CASES

    Police searched for the killer in 1985 cold-case murder. He was already serving life in prison.

    Police in Sarasota, Florida, say they have solved the 1985 cold-case killing of a mom. The suspect was in prison on an unrelated murder charge.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • wallet
    NEWS

    He was sentenced to life in prison for stealing a wallet. Here's why he's now free.

    A Louisiana man was sentenced to life in prison in 2009 for a purse snatching from McDonald's. He was released after prosecutors recently reviewed the case.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • virginia beach
    NEWS

    The life sentence wasn't enough, so the judge added another 1,000 years to man who shot at cops, had child porn

    A Virginia man who shot at cops, had child porn and was growing pot was sentenced to life plus 1,200 years behind bars for his crimes, a judge ruled.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • indiana
    NEWS

    Indiana stepmom asked why she killed her 10-year-old stepdaughter: 'Things happen'

    An Indiana stepmom faces life in prison after being convicted of her stepdaughter's murder. When asked why she did it, the woman replied, "things happen."
    By Victor Fakunle
  • williams
    NEWS

    19-year-old murdered along Missouri road. The man who stabbed her will now head to prison.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing a 19-year-old along the road in Missouri. The victim was the area's first baby of the millennium.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • doj logo
    GANGSTERS

    Gang member who shot his murder victim 17 times learns his prison fate. Here's how long he'll spend behind bars.

    A member of the Bloods gang was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of another person. The victim was shot more than a dozen times during a drug deal.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • black
    NEWS

    She was sentenced to life for a brutal murder. But, could soon be released on a technicality.

    A Michigan woman who was sentenced to life in prison for murder as a teen, could be released after being resentenced. Her case was one impacted by the Supreme Court.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • spokane county jail
    NEWS

    Convict unwittingly admits to raping prison cellmate's sister. Fellow inmate then beat the pedophile to death.

    A Washington convict was given an additional prison sentence for the murder of his cellmate. The victim confessed to raping his cellmate's sister.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • iowa
    COLD CASES

    How 40-year-old blood and pizza garbage helped Iowa police close a cold-case murder

    A man was convicted of the cold-case murder of an Iowa woman 40 years ago. DNA from a gear shift and the victim's dress helped police decades later.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • adams_anne arundel county jail_mega
    NEWS

    They wanted to rob an Uber driver, but the scuffle over the gun led them to murder

    A North Carolina man was sentenced to prison for the death of an Uber driver. He and another man planned to rob the vicitm but slit his throat.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • payn
    NEWS

    The plan was to rob a victim of bag of pot. A single bullet turned the case into murder.

    A Michigan man was sentenced to life in prison for his role in a robbery of drugs and cash that turned to murder. The suspect has maintained his innocence.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • jacksonville
    COLD CASES

    Mom took the bus everday to work in 1987. When she missed, police found her murdered body.

    By Victor Fakunle
  • krtphotoslive
    NEWS

    Advocate fought for prison reform. Now, he'll spend decades inside for murder.

    A man who fought for prison reform in California was sentenced to decades behind bars for murder. The advocate represented himself during his trial.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • trafficking
    NEWS

    He served a prison sentence for sex trafficking. He did it again months after being released.

    A gang member in California was convicted of sex trafficking in 2013. He got out of prison and committed the same crime, federal prosecutors said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • utah
    NEWS

    Utah court removes man from death row. Here's why he's back facing execution months later.

    A Utah man sentenced in connection to a double murder was sent back to death row. One court had removed him, but an appeals court said he should be executed.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • hong kong
    NEWS

    Man went to his dad to borrow money to repay loan sharks. He murdered his father instead.

    A man in Hong Kong went to his father for money to repay loan sharks but instead killed his dad. The suspect was sentenced to life in prison for the crime.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • dumbell
    NEWS

    Son uses dumbbell to kill mom — so he could get three hots and a cot in prison!

    A man used a dumbbell to beat his mother to death in California. He told the police he did it so he could get shelter and food while in prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • mississippi
    NEWS

    Police officer wanted to end his extramarital affair, so he killed his mistress. Now, he'll live as a prison inmate.

    A former police officer in Mississippi was sentenced to prison for killing a woman with whom he had an affair. The cop tried to cover his tracks but confessed.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • rose
    NEWS

    He brought cookies to their house as a ruse. Once inside, he turned into a killer.

    A man in Pennsylvania was sentenced to life in prison for a double murder. He brought cookies to an elderly victim as a way to get into her house.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • pennsylvania
    NEWS

    He's headed to prison for killing his roommate. But was it connected to the murder of a young teacher and an illicit affair?

    A man questioned in connection to a teacher found dead after their alleged affair, was sentenced to prison for a separate murder in Pennsylvania.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • colorado
    NEWS

    They searched for 'how to kill a witch', days later one of the suspects' mom was found dismembered

    A man in Colorado was sentenced to life in prison for killing his mom and dismembering her remains. His wife also faces trial in connection to the death.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • australia
    NEWS

    From the medal stand to metal bars: Olympians drug smuggling efforts land him in prison

    A former medal winner for Australia in the Olympics was sentenced to prison for his role in a drug-smuggling operation. He and his brother used a boat to smuggle drugs.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • miwuakee
    NEWS

    Man left 2-year-old dead in a ditch, killed her mother. 'Things turned out the way it turned out,' he says.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a woman and her toddler. The woman was killed in Wisconsin and the toddler was found in Minnesota.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • hong kong
    NEWS

    'I’m so happy': Murderer proud of killing spree after opening fire at relatives in park

    A woman in Hong Kong was sentenced to prison for the brutal murder of her relatives in a park. The dispute was over her mother's estate, officials said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • elkert
    NEWS

    She claimed she was the victim of abuse when she stabbed her husband to death. A court said it was murder.

    A woman in Indiana will spend decades in prison for the murder of her husband. The suspect said she stabbed the victim after years of domestic abuse.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ms
    NEWS

    MS-13 gang member stabbed a teen to death, here's how long he'll spend in prison for murder

    A MS-13 gang member was sentenced to three decades in prison for the murder of a teen in Maryland. He was in federal court this month after his conviction.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • harrisburg
    NEWS

    A heated argument ended with a woman running over her boyfriend. She'll now head to prison for it.

    A Pennsylvania woman will spend the rest of her life in prison after running over and killing her boyfriend after a heated argument. She was sentenced last month.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • doj logo
    NEWS

    Major dealer in Texas busted, found guilty of spreading drugs across the U.S.

    A federal jury convicted a drug dealer who spread narcotics across the U.S. The dealer now faces up to life in prison when he is sentenced for his crime.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • orange
    COLD CASES

    The man buried next to the murder victim was her killer. California police just didn't know it for 45 years.

    Police in California say they identified the murderer of a woman killed 45-years ago. The suspect, who died shortly after the crime, was identified using DNA.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • miluakee
    NEWS

    Woman's, two kids' bodies found burned and left in a garage. The man who lit them on fire learned his prison fate.

    A man was sentenced to life in prison for killing a woman and her kids in Wisconsin. Their bodies were found burned and left in a garage, police said.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • ghosn
    NEWS

    Americans learn their punishment for their role in brazen auto exec's Japan prison break

    Two Americans who helped the former Nissan auto executive break out of a Japanese prison were sentenced for their roles in the crime. The exec remains free.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • synagogue
    MURDER & MAYHEM

    He shot up a synagogue in California, killing one, but copped to a plea deal to avoid facing execution

    The man who shot up a California synagogue took a plea deal to avoid the death penalty. He will now be sentenced to life in prison for murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • texas
    NEWS

    Black Man has served 22 years on death row for the murder of a white woman. He says he didn't do it.

    By Victor Fakunle
  • florida family
    NEWS

    Father, son in Florida head to prison for killing and dismembering woman in custody dispute

    A father and son in Florida will spend life in prison for the murder of the son's ex. Prosecutors say the killing was over a child custody dispute.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • illinois
    NEWS

    Man admits to shooting, killing an Illinois police officer on his doorstep, awaits prison fate

    A man pleaded guilty to killing a police officer in Illinois and now waits to be sentenced to prison. The officer was serving a search warrant at a home.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • long beach cold
    COLD CASES

    Free spirit found dead in California in 1975. Decades later, police have yet to make an arrest.

    A woman known for her free spirit was killed in Long Beach, California, in 1975. The case has gone cold and officers have yet to make an arrest.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • italy
    NEWS

    Here's why an Italy court said it gave a stiff punishment to two American tourists who killed a cop

    Two American teenagers were sentenced to prison for killing a cop in Italy during a drug deal. The court released its report to support its ruling.
    By Victor Fakunle
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