An unlikely collaboration yields two productions that try to untangle a mystery in Michigan.
The police in Waukegan, Ill., said Marcellis Stinnette, 19, was fatally shot while riding in a car that went into reverse toward a police officer who had been approaching during an investigation.
Shootings that plagued the city for most of the summer have not abated, and some city leaders question whether the police have backed off enforcement.
The judge upheld the more serious charge of second-degree murder against Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer who was captured on video kneeling on Mr. Floyd’s neck.
The University of Utah, where Ms. McCluskey, 21, was killed in 2018, said its employees had “failed to fully understand and respond appropriately to Lauren’s situation.”
Killings in New Jersey’s capital city have more than doubled since last year, officials said.
The two officers were struck by gunfire after responding to a disturbance at an apartment complex, the police said. Chief Art Acevedo of the Houston police said a suspect was in custody.
Mr. Madsen fled the Herstedvester Prison near Copenhagen after taking a staff member hostage with what appeared to be a gun, according to local news outlets. He was apprehended a short time later.
Queen Elizabeth II approved a rare form of clemency for an inmate who used a whale tusk to help end a deadly terrorist attack near London Bridge last year.
If confirmed, she may soon have to reconcile her Catholic morality and the law over a death penalty case.
Lisa Montgomery, the only woman on federal death row, was convicted of killing a pregnant woman and attempting to pass the baby off as her own.
Outside a court hearing for two Black suspects in a murder case, white Afrikaners nostalgic for the apartheid era and Black protesters angry that whites still own most farmland squared off.
France’s antiterrorism prosecutors are investigating the attack, which took place in a suburb north of Paris.
A New York Times reporter and true crime author reflects on one of the strangest crimes that he’s encountered in Canada.
The 70-year-old Tony-nominated actor, who appeared in numerous films by the director Spike Lee, was found dead in Atlanta from multiple gunshot wounds on Oct. 3.
The 2018 murders of Shanann Watts and her two young daughters in Colorado are the subject of a new Netflix documentary. Here’s how the case developed.
After Bijan Ghaisar’s Jeep was hit by another vehicle in 2017, he left and failed to pull over for the police. “None of that should have led to his death,” a prosecutor said.
The guard, Matthew Dolloff, had been hired as private security by a television station that was covering dueling demonstrations on Saturday.
President Trump praised the killing of Michael Reinoehl, suspected of fatally shooting a far-right protester, as “retribution.” Our investigation found that officers may have shot without warning or seeing a gun.
The move comes two months after the California Supreme Court overturned a sentence of death for his 2004 convictions.
Steven D. Pankey was arrested on Monday in Idaho and charged with first-degree murder and kidnapping in the death of Jonelle Matthews, whose disappearance drew national attention.
Helen H. Richardson, a photographer at The Denver Post, was steps away when a rally and a counterprotest ended in a fatal shooting.
Violent crime has risen in the pandemic, as criminals may be emboldened if they’re targeting the only person on a car or platform.
The guard, Matthew Dolloff, had been hired as private security by a local news station that was covering dueling demonstrations on Saturday.
The police said it was not immediately clear whether the shooting was connected to opposing rallies by far-right and far-left activists.
Eric Ruch Jr.’s killing of Dennis Plowden, an unarmed Black man, after a high-speed chase was unjustified, a grand jury found.
Villagers confronted officials, and seven police officers are now in jail, in a rare official action to investigate child sexual abuse accusations in Afghanistan.
Extremist groups and conspiracy theorists like to connect with each other just like everyone else.
Under a plea deal, Ayoola A. Ajayi, 32, will avoid a possible death sentence and will be sentenced to life in prison without parole later this month, prosecutors said.
The former Minneapolis police officer is awaiting trial on murder and manslaughter charges after a video captured him kneeling on Mr. Floyd’s neck in May.
The court tied the far-right party to a string of attacks, including the fatal stabbing of a left-wing rapper.
The man was shoved to the ground and hit his head after confronting another patron at a bar in upstate New York, the police said. The case is one of the first of its kind in the state.
Officer Shaun Lucas was arrested by the Texas Rangers, which said his actions were “not objectionably reasonable.”
The authorities said they had been looking for Charles Haeger since Friday, when his former girlfriend was fatally shot in her home in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Elliott Currie’s “A Peculiar Indifference” traces the history of violence in Black communities and the reasons for it.
Some experts were skeptical that lice alone could have killed the girl, Kaitlyn Yozviak. The case underscored fears about how the pandemic has cut children off from people who could report neglect.
The Tony-nominated actor, 70, was found by police with multiple gunshot wounds early Saturday morning.
“Kingdom of Silence,” due Friday, and “The Dissident,” due Dec. 18, revisit the killing of the Saudi journalist Khashoggi in Turkey in 2018.
New evidence emerged in the case of Frances Choy, who spent half of her life imprisoned in Massachusetts for a fire that killed her parents.
Bertha Arriaga heard a noise and went to the window. A stray bullet hit her, making her the 343rd person murdered in New York this year.
The authorities said that Deonte Lee Murray, 36, of Compton, Calif., shot the deputies multiple times on Sept. 12 in an attack that was captured on video and prompted widespread condemnation.
The suspect in a stabbing last week near the former office of Charlie Hebdo showed interest in a hard-line Islamic group, authorities say.
Robert Chody, the sheriff in Williamson County, is accused of tampering with a video of a fatal 2019 traffic stop made by the crew of a police ride-along program.
The Kentucky attorney general’s office said it would release the panel’s recordings after a grand juror contended in a court filing that its discussions were inaccurately characterized.
Michael Owen, a police corporal in Prince George’s County, Md., shot William H. Green six times while he was in a patrol car in January, the authorities said.
The data reveals a different picture than the party-driven explanation President Trump and the Department of Justice have offered.
The woman was charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon on Saturday, the authorities said.
North Korea has apologized for the death of a South Korean government official, but the two countries differ on the circumstances that led to the shooting.
An 18-year-old immigrant from Pakistan was arrested on Friday after the stabbing of two people near the former offices of the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, which was targeted in a 2015 terrorist attack.
Roberts Temple Church of God in Christ in Chicago, where thousands paid their respects to the murdered teenager in 1955, was placed on a new list of endangered historic places in the United States.