Crime

Jailhouse Rock: Arizona prison under lockdown after 200 inmates brawl

Jailhouse Rock: Arizona prison under lockdown after 200 inmates brawl

An Arizona state prison is on lockdown after a fight broke out among 200 inmates, causing several prisoner hospitalizations and injuring a staff member’s ribcage. The fight broke out around 5:30 p.m. in the Santa Rita Unit yard of the Arizona State Prison Complex-Tucson. It took prison security 30 minutes to contain the fight. One […]

Big Brother or peeping tom? UK installs CCTV in school bathrooms, changing rooms

Big Brother or peeping tom? UK installs CCTV in school bathrooms, changing rooms

Over 200 UK state schools have installed cameras in bathrooms and changing rooms to monitor students, a recent surveillance survey reported. British parents will likely be shocked by the study’s findings. The survey is based on a freedom of information request conducted by Big Brother Watch, an anti-surveillance activist group. The group said they were […]

Gardening company faces $12.5 million penalty for adding poison to bird food

Gardening company faces $12.5 million penalty for adding poison to bird food

The US law and garden products company, Scotts Miracle Gro, the world’s largest marketer of residential pesticides, is facing $12.5 million in fines for violating numerous federal pesticide laws and for adding illegal toxins to wild bird food. The company pleaded guilty to distributing pesticides with misleading and unapproved labels, distributing unregistered pesticides and falsifying […]

Suspect identified in deadly Quebec victory speech shooting (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Suspect identified in deadly Quebec victory speech shooting (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Police say 62-year-old Richard Henry Bain is the suspected gunman behind a deadly shooting at the victory party of Quebec’s newly-elected Premier, Pauline Marois. The shooting left one man dead and another person in critical condition. A third person was treated for shock after the Wednesday shooting, Montreal police told Canadian media. According to the […]

Attempted Homicide-Suspects arrested

Desert Hot Springs, CA. – DSHSPD officers responded to a call of a male who had just been shot at 8th Street & Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs.  As officers responded to the scene, they observed a vehicle matching the suspect vehicle’s description. Officer’s stopped the car and determined the vehicle was involved in the […]

Attempted Homicide at 4th Street

Desert Hot Springs, CA.-On Thursday, August 30, 2012, at about 10pm, police officers from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department received a call regarding a gunshot victim at the 66300 block of 4TH Street. As officers arrived, they found a 48-year-old male who had been shot several times. The victim was transported to Desert Regional […]

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