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LA crime love triangle

Love Triangle Explodes at an LA Polling Place

Who says politics aren’t exciting? A polling place in LA’s Watts neighborhood erupted in violence last week when a gunman shot a volunteer. The crime was allegedly part of a love triangle. Read more from the LA Times. Advertisements

LA crime love triangle

Love Triangle Explodes at an LA Polling Place

Who says politics aren’t exciting? A polling place in LA’s Watts neighborhood erupted in violence last week when a gunman shot a volunteer. The crime was allegedly part of a love triangle. Read more from the LA Times.

kiss dna evidence

How a Kiss Lead to a Conviction

There is no perfect crime–they always make a mistake. In Germany, a thief was caught because he kissed his unknowing victim’s hand before he left her. She took that hand straight to the police, delivering DNA evidence. True story, courtesy

kiss dna evidence

How a Kiss Lead to a Conviction

There is no perfect crime–they always make a mistake. In Germany, a thief was caught because he kissed his unknowing victim’s hand before he left her. She took that hand straight to the police, delivering DNA evidence. True story, courtesy

chicago red light camera

Chicago’s Red Light Cameras Built on Bribes

If you think Chicago’s red light cameras are a scam, you may be right. The city’s last vendor admits that the program was created thanks to a $2 million in bribes. Read more from the Huffington Post.

chicago red light camera

Chicago’s Red Light Cameras Built on Bribes

If you think Chicago’s red light cameras are a scam, you may be right. The city’s last vendor admits that the program was created thanks to a $2 million in bribes. Read more from the Huffington Post.

el chapo chicago crime

Chicago’s New Public Enemy Number One

Capone had nothing on this guy. “El Chapo” supplies Chicago gangsters with guns and then sits back and lets him do his dirty work. He may not have committed them, but he is responsible for numerous crimes in the Chicagoland

el chapo chicago crime

Chicago’s New Public Enemy Number One

Capone had nothing on this guy. “El Chapo” supplies Chicago gangsters with guns and then sits back and lets him do his dirty work. He may not have committed them, but he is responsible for numerous crimes in the Chicagoland

jesse jackson campaign funds

Jackson Jr. Charged with Misuse of Campaign Funds

It probably seemed like a good idea at the time, but this crime may have cost Jesse Jackson Jr. his political career.  He has been accused of using $750,000 in campaign funds for personal use, purchasing jewelry, furniture and celebrity memorabilia

jesse jackson campaign funds

Jackson Jr. Charged with Misuse of Campaign Funds

It probably seemed like a good idea at the time, but this crime may have cost Jesse Jackson Jr. his political career.  He has been accused of using $750,000 in campaign funds for personal use, purchasing jewelry, furniture and celebrity memorabilia

post office

So Long, Mail Fraud

Maybe it’s for the best that the Post Office is winding down its operations. Last December, 13 Chicago resident made the news when they were charged with bank fraud for cashing $2.5 million in corporate checks that they stole from

post office

So Long, Mail Fraud

Maybe it’s for the best that the Post Office is winding down its operations. Last December, 13 Chicago resident made the news when they were charged with bank fraud for cashing $2.5 million in corporate checks that they stole from

christopher dorner

The Hunter Becomes the Hunted

Police in Los Angeles are hunting one of their own: disgruntled ex-cop Christopher Dorner has both police and military training, a sizable arsenal and a Rambo-sized grudge against the LAPD since he was fired in 2009. He’s currently accused of

christopher dorner

The Hunter Becomes the Hunted

Police in Los Angeles are hunting one of their own: disgruntled ex-cop Christopher Dorner has both police and military training, a sizable arsenal and a Rambo-sized grudge against the LAPD since he was fired in 2009. He’s currently accused of