Search Close Menu

Tag Search Result

Murder Prosecutions

Former TX Officer Indicted on Murder Charge, Says Shot Teen Out of Fear for Partner's Safety

A former Dallas-area police officer was indicted Monday on murder and other charges in a deadly April encounter in which authorities said he fired at a car, killing a 15-year-old passenger. The former officer says he fired because he feared for his partner's safety.

Read more

Man Charged With Murder in OK Officer's Death

Oklahoma prosecutors have charged a 35-year-old man with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old police officer during a traffic stop.

No Death Penalty Sought for FL Cop Killer Suspect, Orlando Chief 'Furious'

Orlando Police Chief John Mina said he's "furious" with the decision not to seek the death penalty for Markeith Loyd, the man accused of murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend and an Orlando police officer who tried to arrest him.

Suspect in FL Officer's Killing Curses Judge, Again

A suspect charged with murder in the deaths of both his pregnant ex-girlfriend and Orlando police officer Lt. Debra Clayton cursed at a judge during a brief first appearance for a misdemeanor charge.

Suspect Pleads Not Guilty to Murder of 2 Palm Springs Officers

A California gang member pleaded not guilty Thursday to murder charges in the killing of two Palm Springs police officers in what authorities called an ambush during a domestic dispute call.

Accused Colorado Cop Killer, Active Shooter Ruled Incompetent for Trial

Based on statements containing "delusional beliefs" that accused cop killer and active shooter Robert Lewis Dear made, a Colorado judge ruled on Wednesday that Dear was mentally incapable of participating in the case against him.

New Trial Date Set for Accused Texas Cop Killer

Guy is charged with capital murder in connection with the May 9, 2014 fatal shooting of Killeen police Officer Charles Dinwiddie and two counts of attempted capital murder in connection with the wounding of two other officers during the same event.

Video: Man Indicted in Shooting Death of Texas Deputy at Gas Station

Prosecutors said Shannon Miles is accused of shooting Harris County, TX, sheriff's deputy Darren Goforth in retaliation for being a law enforcement officer. Miles was indicted Monday by a Harris County grand jury on a capital murder charge.

Man Indicted in Shooting Death of Texas Deputy at Gas Station

Prosecutors said Shannon Miles is accused of shooting Harris County, TX, sheriff's deputy Darren Goforth in retaliation for being a law enforcement officer. Miles was indicted Monday by a Harris County grand jury on a capital murder charge. More Here.

Man Gets 27 Years for Role in Border Agent's Slaying

The recruiter for the "rip crew" accused of killing Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry in 2010 was sentenced to 27 years in prison Monday.