FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors in northern Illinois are contacting attorneys whose clients pleaded guilty or were convicted in cases involving a police officer who authorities say killed himself after years of embezzling from a police-sponsored youth program.
The (Waukegan) News Sun reports that the Lake County State's Attorney Michael Nerheim says there are 13 prosecutions since 2008 involving the late Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz. The notification...
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's Court of Appeals says it doesn't have jurisdiction to determine whether the state violated a Ku Klux Klan group's constitutional rights by refusing to allow it into a highway cleanup program.
In an order issued Tuesday, the Court of Appeals transferred the case to the state Supreme Court.
The order says that court has jurisdiction in cases involving the construction of the state or federal constitutions in which the...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman faces charges after authorities say they found her hiding in an empty doghouse after a dangerous pursuit.
Frankfort police tell local media that 28-year-old Myranda Skinner and 36-year-old Bryan Wells led officers on a chase Monday morning after an officer noticed a license plate that had been reported stolen.
Authorities say Skinner, the driver, tried to run over an officer when the suspects' vehicle was...
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky police officer who was gunned down last week while investigating a robbery is being remembered for his kindness and his dedication to the community.
Richmond Police Chief Larry Brock says 33-year-old Daniel Ellis was an ideal officer who treated everyone with compassion, dignity and respect. He says Ellis helped stranded motorists and gave an elderly woman rides home from work because she was afraid to walk.