Can One Civil Rights Case Alter a School’s Reputation?

Four universities in the state of Virginia are currently under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights for possible violations in relation to their handling of sexually violent crimes involving students: James Madison University, the University of Virginia, the College of William & Mary and the University of Richmond. The latest […]

Intoxicated When Breaking Into a Home?

As a resident of Minnesota myself, I found it interesting to hear the story of two teenagers, Nick Brady and his cousin Haile Kifer, both of whom broke into Byron Smith’s home and were shot and killed by Smith. Superficially, the case is already murky and open to controversy by political commentators. However, the case […]

Modern Crime Bosses in Nebraska

His Facebook says a lot about him. A man of middle height is bowing his head is bowed slightly to the ground. But this is not enough to cover the multiple tattoos that start at mid collarbone all the way up through his face. He shows off a six pack with slightly large pants gathered […]

Girl Killed, Classmates Arrested

A 16-year-old girl was killed by her classmates in Connecticut. Maren Sanchez,was assaulted around 7 a.m in the hallway on a Friday in a hallway at Jonathan Law High School she passed away 7:43 a.m. The police don’t yet know the motive but they are looking into the rumors about a guy being disgruntled at Sanchez because […]

High School Senior Class Prank Ends in 62 Arrests

We’re all familiar with the infamous, “Senior Class Prank,” and although it’s meant to be a harmless joke, sometimes it can go a little too far, especially when it leads to 62 students being arrested at two in the morning. In Teaneck, New Jersey, police officers responded to a burglary alarm at Teaneck High School […]

Kroger Manager Fired for Slamming Knife Wielding Shoplifter

If you worked at a chain store and saw a knife wielding shoplifter, what would you do? …Well what ever you’d choose to do, if you’d like to continue working at that chain store, I suggest you do not confront the suspect. In Arlington, Texas, Fox 4 News reports of a Kroger store manager going one-on-one […]

Wealthy DuPont Heir Rapes Daughter But is Spared Jail

Richard H. Richard IV, the great-grandson of a chemical magnate living a 1.8 million dollar mansion, has been convicted of raping his now 11 year old daughter back in 2005. After pleading guilty to fourth degree rape of his daughter, he was initially assigned an eight year prison sentence in 2009. Details are only now […]

The Dark Side of Oscar Pistorius

As the fifth day of Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial comes to a close, a different side of the Olympic athlete surfaced. Prosecutor Gerrie Nel began to paint a grim picture of the blade runner, revealing a hot-tempered man who defies authority, loves women and recklessly uses guns. On Friday, Pistorius’ ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor described the […]

Rapper Lil Snupe Dead

18 year old rapper and associate of Meek Mill, Lil Snupe, has died. It’s been reported that Lil Snupe was shot to death. This tragic news was confirmed this morning by Lil Snupe’s manager, Leem7st on his Twitter account. Leem7st: “The call I got this morning is un real RIP 2 my Lil nigga lilsnupe”. Lil Snupe was reportedly shot 5 times, […]

Get The Lead Out: Less Lead Equals Less Violent Crime

What if a terrible childhood, drug abuse, poverty, or criminal behavior is a result of chemical exposure? As absurd as it sounds, many scientists believe that violence in modern society is heavily connected to exposure to lead. In ancient Rome, lead was used gratuitously in everything from lipstick, to hair dye, to wine sweetener. Some […]

Oscar Pistorius Murderer?

You may all know Oscar Pistorius as the Olympic runner with no legs. At the age of 11 months, Pistorius had to have both of his legs amputated, but that is not the reason Pistorius is being heard of as of this past weekend. Pistorius, resident of South Africa, is being accused with the murder […]

Murder of Chicago Teen Shines Light on the Violent City

On Tuesday afternoon Hadiya Pendleton, a talented Chicago teen of King College Prep, who performed for President Obama at his inauguration earlier this month, was shot and killed in a park on the south side. According to CBS reports, police say that the 15-year old was shot at a park while hiding under a canopy […]

Armed Assailant on Ohio University Campus

An armed person considered dangerous on the Ohio University campus in Athens, Ohio has led to campus wide shutdown of the university as well as neighboring schools. Officers do not believe the assailant to be a student at the university. The assailant robbed a woman of a mere $5 at gun point and then proceeded to try […]

Steubenville High School Rape Cover Up

Consider This A Call to Action: It’s no secret the lengths that some morally decrepit characters in our society will go to just to downplay rape and ensure that rape victims are blamed for what happens to them and that rape is even joked about. It’s also no secret the way high school athletes are […]

American Student Allegedly Stabbed By Roommate In Rome

A U.S. student at an American university in Rome was allegedly stabbed by his roommate 25 times. The incident reportedly happened after a night of Halloween partying. The student remains in an intensive care unit. San Giovanni hospital has declined to give details about the condition of the victim, whom authorities have not named but […]

Mom Set House On Fire To Kill Son?

41-year-old, Lamonica Anganette Hill, is still being investigated today after she allegedly set her apartment on fire September 13 around 1 a.m with her child still in the home. She told fire investigators that she had set her apartment on fire while her heavily medicated son slept in another room was because she was sleep-walking […]

53 Year Old New Hampshire Woman Arrested 4 Times In 26 Hours

  New Hampshire authorities say a woman was arrested 4 times in 26 hours for blasting the AC/DC sound “Highway to Hell” and other loud music and for throwing a frying pan. They first gave Joyce Coffey, 53, a warning on Tuesday afternoon at her home in Epping, New Hampshire for having her music up […]

Mary Ella Hixon, 91 Year Old Mayor, Pleads Guilty To Stealing From River Falls

Mayor Mary Ella Hixon, 91, pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing $201,000 from the south Alabama town she was the Mayor of for three decades. Prosecutors said that the River Falls Mayor pleaded guilty to theft and resigned. In exchange, authorities dropped another felony ethics charge. She was first sentenced by Circuit Judge Ashley McKathan 10 […]

Body Found In Colorado Could Lead To Clues In Jessica Ridgeway Case

A body found in Colorado late Wednesday night is still being investigated since investigators can’t positively identify it because the body is “not intact.” Authorities still won’t say if it’s the body of missing fifth-grader, Jessica Ridgeway who disappeared last Friday on her way to school. The body was found by police late Wednesday in […]

Sons of Anarchy Actor, Johnny Lewis, Dead

Most people may know 28-year-old Johnny Lewis from Sons of Anarchy, but I know him as the shy, lovable and slightly awkward musician in Raise Your Voice. The actor has apparently  suffered from serious psychological disorders his entire life and had spent the majority of this year in and out of both jail and rehab […]