He says there were “multiple knives” in addition to imitation guns displayed by the attacker, who was wounded by a police officer. Miller said the driver had handwritten notes that essentially said the Islamic State will “endure forever.” … [Read more...] about New York Truck Attack Suspect Faces Terror Charge
News outlets report four DeKalb County police officers confronted the suspect shortly before midnight Wednesday night after responding to several calls of a “demented person” with a weapon in Decatur. Police Chief James Conroy says the suspect tried to get into a vehicle and gunfire erupted. … [Read more...] about Police Officer, Suspect Both Shot Outside Atlanta
That warrant allowed investigators to obtain information about Compton’s heart rhythm, heart rate and other cardiac data. Investigators also consulted a cardiologist who offered the opinion that Compton’s story of escaping his burniing home while carrying suitcases and other bags of items he threw a bedroom window was, well, “improbable.” … [Read more...] about Pacemaker Data Leads Police to Arson, Fraud Suspect in ‘Utterly Insane’ Case
Given the chaos in the aftermath of this horrific event, it might be understandable that the police wanted to speak with Hughes. For this reason, legal experts tell LawNewz.com that the Dallas police department will almost certainly have immunity from any legal action that Hughes’ might bring. However, Hughes could potentially bring a lawsuit against the investigator or person who authorized the photo to be tweeted, but he would have to prove that person acted with negligence. … [Read more...] about Can Man Sue Who Was Misidentified by Police as the Suspect in Dallas Shootings?
“This is a President who has shown contempt for the Constitution of the United States,” he told LawNewz.com. “Is there any wonder why the Sessions’ Justice Department refuses to address patterns of civil rights violations by local police departments when the President of the United States advocates for police brutality? It is beyond frightening when the federal government not only refuses to enforce our nation’s most fundamental laws, but encourages police officers to break them.” … [Read more...] about Trump Just Told Crowd of Cops That He’s A-Okay with Police Roughing Up Suspects