By Associated Press | 11/04/13 01:53 PM
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Assault rifles at the ready, police in a speedboat scan the coastline as they slice through the slate-gray water, aware that the rocky shorelines and fishing villages that line parts of southern Jamaica are not always very sleepy these days. Seizures of South American...
11/04/13 01:39 PM
(www.miamiherald.com) Though progress has been slow, the FBI is slowly rounding up some 180 South Florida fugitives who fled the country after ripping off Medicare for millions.
By Joseph Lawler | 11/01/13 05:20 AM
Falling crime rates have been the norm in the U.S. for two decades, but newly released data raise the question of whether the trend is reversing itself. Statistics released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics show that violent crime has risen for two years in a row.
By Bloomberg_News | 10/29/13 06:22 PM
The Justice Department is taking a leading role in a global investigation into possible manipulation of the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market, a department official said Tuesday. Mythili Raman, acting head of the criminal division, said in an interview that the department’s...
10/29/13 01:56 PM
By Associated Press | 10/28/13 03:48 PM
TUCSON, Ariz. — A federal judge on Monday sentenced former Rep. Rick Renzi to three years in prison for convictions on public corruption, money laundering and other charges. U.S. District Judge David C. Bury also sentenced Renzi co-defendant James Sandlin to 18 months in prison, and ordered...
10/28/13 12:27 PM
(www.nbcbayarea.com) As San Francisco 49ers All-Pro linebacker Aldon Smith remains on “indefinite leave” from football following his arrest last month on suspicion of drunken driving, questions are being raised about whether...
10/28/13 12:20 PM
(www.stltoday.com) Sampling of cases reveals 100 people wrongfully held in jail for a total more than 2,000 days.
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