- Former Pine Lawn officer arrested after federal indictment Updated: Aug-04-15 12:16 pm
ST. LOUIS - A former police leader in Pine Lawn is accused in a federal indictment of falsely arresting a mayoral candidate, the latest allegation of wrongdoing involving public officials in the small St. Louis County town.
- Glitch means Ohio employers missed alerts on worker arrests Updated: Aug-04-15 11:50 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio's system for notifying certain public and private employers about workers' arrests missed at least 100 notifications over the last two years because of a long-undetected problem in the state's criminal background system, Attorney General Mike DeWine said.
- Mom of battered autistic boy arrested; abuse charges pending Updated: Aug-04-15 11:17 am
HAGERSTOWN, Maryland - The Washington County Sheriff's Office says the mother of a badly beaten autistic boy has been arrested on a fugitive warrant in Pennsylvania and will be charged with child abuse upon her return to Maryland.
- 2 arrested after boy home alone hides in closet, calls 911 Updated: Aug-04-15 11:01 am
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona - Scottsdale police say a 12-year-old boy home alone hid in a closet and called 911 when two men began breaking into the residence.
- 14-year-old arrested following western Wisconsin crime spree Updated: Aug-04-15 10:52 am
STAR PRAIRIE, Wisconsin - A nearly 15-hour search for an armed 14-year-old boy wanted in Wisconsin has come to an end in eastern Minnesota.
- Man arrested after shoving rider off motorcycle in Lancaster Updated: Aug-04-15 9:40 am
LANCASTER, California - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a man was arrested after shoving a rider from a motorcycle, jumping on the bike and then crashing it in Lancaster.
- 4 arrested on suspicion of trafficking methamphetamine Updated: Aug-04-15 7:28 am
EDMOND, Oklahoma - Four people have been arrested after deputies found about 120 grams of methamphetamine in their possession during a routine traffic stop in Edmond.
- Crash kills 6-year-old boy in Santa Ana, 2 drivers arrested Updated: Aug-04-15 6:14 am
SANTA ANA, California - A 6-year-old boy died during surgery after a car crash in Santa Ana.
- Israeli arrested after West Bank arson that killed toddler Updated: Aug-04-15 6:08 am
JERUSALEM - Israel said Tuesday it was interrogating the suspected head of a Jewish extremist group in the first arrest of an Israeli suspect following last week's arson attack in the West Bank that killed a Palestinian toddler and wounded his brother and parents.
- Authorities: Man escaped custody at Edina courthouse Updated: Aug-04-15 3:25 am
EDINA, Minnesota - The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating after authorities say a man escaped custody following his arrest for a parole violation.
- Man arrested in sexual assault of stepdaughter, 12 Updated: Aug-04-15 2:02 am
WICHITA, Kansas - A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting his 12-year-old stepdaughter in Wichita.
- Man arrested in sexual assault of girl, 4, in Lincoln County Updated: Aug-04-15 2:01 am
HAWK POINT, Missouri - A 33-year-old Marthasville man has been arrested in the sexual assault of a 4-year-old girl in Hawk Point.
- Egypt's disaffected youth increasingly calling for violence Updated: Aug-04-15 2:01 am
CAIRO - The 20-year-old law student says he has had enough of fruitless protests in support of Egypt's deposed Islamist president, two years of a losing struggle with police.
- Feds charge 3 men accused of prepping for martial law Updated: Aug-03-15 9:44 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Three North Carolina men fearing a government takeover and martial law stockpiled weapons, ammunition and tactical gear while attempting to rig home-made explosives, according to charges announced by the Justice Department on Monday.
- The Latest: Authorities looking at retaliation as a motive Updated: Aug-03-15 8:30 pm
CANTON, Mississippi - The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local):
- Idaho man wanted in kidnapping arrested in Minnesota Updated: Aug-03-15 8:17 pm
MELROSE, Minnesota - An Idaho man wanted for kidnapping has been arrested at a campground in central Minnesota.
- Report: Man arrested, tried to carjack unmarked police car Updated: Aug-03-15 8:13 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida - Police in St. Petersburg say a man who tried to carjack an unmarked police car was surprised by two detectives, who arrested him after he tried to run.
- Mental health, substance abuse issues common among arrestees Updated: Aug-03-15 7:38 pm
HONOLULU - Half of the people arrested in Honolulu have mental illness or substance abuse issues, despite police efforts to get such people treatment rather than put them behind bars.
- Man arrested after stealing MnDOT truck Updated: Aug-03-15 7:33 pm
HASTINGS, Minnesota - An Inver Grove Heights man is under arrest after stealing a Minnesota Department of Transportation truck from a construction site and leading police on a chase.
- 2 reporters arrested during Ferguson protests settle suits Updated: Aug-03-15 7:12 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Two journalists who were arrested while reporting on protests after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown have settled lawsuits against St. Louis County, the American Civil Liberties Union announced Monday.
- Attorney: Titans wide receiver didn't sucker punch anybody Updated: Aug-03-15 6:50 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - The attorney for Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter said Monday that his client didn't sucker punch anybody outside a Virginia Beach bar following a massive brawl inside of it over the July Fourth weekend.
- Detroit-area man arrested in the torture, extortion attempt Updated: Aug-03-15 5:36 pm
ROSEVILLE, Michigan - A suburban Detroit man has been arrested after a business associate was held captive and assaulted during an attempt to get $14,000.
- Dad arrested as infant is found in North Las Vegas dumpster Updated: Aug-03-15 4:11 pm
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - The father of a missing 2-month-old girl who was found dead in a dumpster has been arrested.
- Police: Tourist from Texas took loaded guns to 9/11 memorial Updated: Aug-03-15 3:52 pm
NEW YORK - A tourist from Texas was arrested over the weekend on charges she was packing two loaded handguns at the Sept. 11 memorial in New York City, authorities said Monday.
- Ex-cop arrested last week faces more charges from weekend Updated: Aug-03-15 3:49 pm
GROTON, Connecticut - A former Hartford police officer arrested twice last week is facing new charges after boating-related incidents over the weekend.