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Police Try Bait Packages to Nab 'Porch Pirates'

Police Try Bait Packages to Nab 'Porch Pirates'

Jun 14
Some police departments are trying a new method to catch criminals known as "porch pirates" who sneak into yards and steal packages left on doorsteps.

Portland Hate Crime Stabbing Suspect Defiant in Court

Portland Hate Crime Stabbing Suspect Defiant in Court

May 31
Jeremy Christian, the man accused of a deadly stabbing spree on a Portland, Oregon, commuter train made several outbursts in his first court appearance. The 35-year-old was arraigned Tuesday on aggravated murder and other charges.

Portland Train Stabbing Suspect Due in Court

Portland Train Stabbing Suspect Due in Court

May 30
Jeremy Christian, the suspect accused of stabbing two men to death and seriously injuring a third in Portland, Oregon, is due in court Tuesday.

UMD Killing Being Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

UMD Killing Being Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

May 23
The FBI is investigating if race played a role in the murder of a black man by a white student on the campus of University of Maryland, College Park. Police say 23-year-old Richard Collins III was stabbed and killed by Sean Urbanski.

Flynn's Russia Payments

Flynn's Russia Payments

Apr 26
The leaders of the House Oversight Committee said that Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser, possibly committed a felony by not disclosing payments from a trip to Moscow in 2015.

Gunfire Sensors Credited with Quick Arrest in Fresno Rampage

Gunfire Sensors Credited with Quick Arrest in Fresno Rampage

By Scott Smith | Apr 23
Acoustic sensors mounted on lampposts and telephone poles picked up the crack of gunfire and rapidly enabled police to zero in on where it was coming from. Within minutes, the alleged gunman in the deadly rampage was under arrest.

Did Racial Hatred Lead Gunman to Kill 3 Men in California?

Did Racial Hatred Lead Gunman to Kill 3 Men in California?

Apr 20
Police say racial hatred, not terrorism, is the likely motive behind a shooting spree in Fresno, California, Tuesday that left three white men dead.

Cleveland Shooting the Latest Crime Video on Facebook

Cleveland Shooting the Latest Crime Video on Facebook

Apr 18
A Facebook video of an Ohio man shooting a 74-year-old retiree in Cleveland was up for three hours Sunday after it was posted, raising questions about the social-media network's process for taking down objectionable content posted by its users.

Reading the Tea Leaves in A Police Interview

Reading the Tea Leaves in A Police Interview

Mar 30
Captain Darren Francke of the Montgomery County Police Department explains what it was about Rahul Gupta's interview with Det. Paula Hamill that convinced him Gupta was guilty of killing his friend, Mark Waugh.

Attack in Garland

Attack in Garland

Mar 29
A terrorist attack in Texas by two U.S. citizens shows how hard it is to prevent such an attack -- even when one of the terrorists is well-known to the FBI. Anderson Cooper reports.

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