Watch: Rapist Daniel Holtzclaw's Guilty Verdicts Read in OKC Court
From OKC Fox: Former Oklahoma City Police Department officer Daniel Holtzclaw has been found guilty on 18 charges, including rape and sexual battery.
The verdict came back Thursday evening in Oklahoma County Court. Holtzclaw was found guilty of 18 of his 36 charges, the ranging from first degree rape to sexual battery. Holtzclaw was found guilty on four counts of first degree rape, one count of second degree rape, six counts of sexual battery, four counts of forcible oral sodomy and three co...
Cuyahoga Sheriff's Office Complete Probe into Tamir Rice Shooting
Community activists said they're "cautiously optimistic" that the legal process is moving forward after the release of the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office's investigation into the shooting death of Tamir Rice Saturday afternoon.
Texas Firefighter Terminated after Comment Praising Charleston Murders
Volunteer firefighter Kurtis Cook reportedly posted on a South Carolina newspaper's Facebook page that the confessed Charleston church shooter, Dylann Roof, "needs to be praised for the good deed he has done."
Man Arrested for Hate-Crime Hoax Outside Black Churches
Colorado Springs police arrested a man Tuesday who said that he posted racist signs outside of two churches and around the city. Vincent Broughton, 44, faces charges for a bias motivated crime, disorderly conduct, harassment and littering.
Woman Arrested After Throwing Water at Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings -Blake
A Baltimore woman was arrested after she dumped what appeared to be water on Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake as she greeted residents Saturday morning at a community festival.Police said Pailin-Sheffer, 37, was charged with second-degree assault.
Family and friends of an Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail remembered her Saturday as a "courageous voice" for social justice and promised to keep fighting for clarity on the circumstances surrounding her death. Hundreds of people attended Sandra Bland's funeral near the Chicago suburb where she grew up. They celebrated her life with words and songs of praise, and her mother danced in the church aisle with her arms raised.
Sheriff Slams BlackLivesMatter After Deputy Ambushed at Gas Station
"We've heard Black lives matter," Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman said Saturday at a news conference. "Well, cops lives matter, too. So why don't we drop the qualifier and just say all lives matter."