A New York Police Department officer has been suspended without pay after putting a man in an illegal chokehold in Rockaway Beach on Sunday. David Afanador was later identified as the officer in question following the early morning incident on the Queens beach boardwalk where he is depicted struggling to hold down a Black man while someone screams “stop choking him bro!” Initial cell phone footage was captured by another man who was reportedly involved before the NYPD released an 11-minute body cam video of the confrontation.
Authorities in Iowa are investigating the alleged beating of a black man who local civil rights activists say appears to be the victim of a hate crime.
Emily Day is being charged as an accessory to the murder of Jonathan Riddle, which her boyfriend David Sanford Jr. is accused of committing.
David Sura wishes he’d never woken up from his coma.
Months ahead of the June 2018 killing — for which Sura pleaded guilty to manslaughter after originally being charged with murder — he regained consciousness from a six-month coma brought about by brain injuries sustained in an all-terrain vehicle crash.
According to a cell phone video obtained through police warrants, Nicholas Forman, 23, from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, could be seen beating his girlfriend Sabrina Harooni, 22, on his lawn, The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
The mother of Sophie Lancaster says she believes there is “no justice” as one of her daughter’s killers had his minimum jail term cut.
Ryan Herbert, then 16, was one of two men handed life sentences for murdering Sophie, 20, who died of her injuries after being savagely beaten along with her boyfriend in a park in Lancashire in 2007.
In a crime that shook the nation Sophie and boyfriend Rob Maltby were targeted by “feral thugs” because they were members of the goth subculture and “looked and dressed differently.”
The chairman of lighting committee of the BJP-ruled Gondal municipality and another councillor are among six persons booked by police for allegedly beating a cook to death in Bharudi village.
Three teenagers have been jailed for killing an Uber Eats delivery driver when he tried to stop them stealing his moped.
In a tweet published on Wednesday evening, Mr Quinn’s mother Breege said she accepted the apology, but regretted that it had taken “13 years of pain and election pressures for the apology to come”.
A NINE-HOUR hostage crisis in a village in UP’s Farrukhabad, where 23 children were held overnight by a 40-year-old man identified as a murder convict out on bail, ended with his killing by police. His wife died later in hospital early Friday after she was assaulted by a mob of local residents, police said.
The death of a 91-year-old man found brutally beaten inside his Pennsylvania home after authorities engaged in a confrontation with his naked grandson, who was also covered in blood at the time, has been ruled a homicide.
The hullabaloo began, as many do, with a tweet – when the assailant announced his deadly deed in a boastful post. The day after Christmas, which is the jolly Boxing Day holiday here, the esteemed, brand-named British barrister Jolyon Maugham announced to the world, “I have killed a fox with a baseball bat.”
A jewel thief who beat two elderly people to death in their own homes has been convicted of their murders two decades on.
A homeless man who’s been held in a psychiatric ward since his arrest has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the beating deaths of four men as they slept on the New York City streets.
The deceased, Aamir Yasin Sheikh, 30, was a labourer from Ramol locality of the city and had been taken to the hospital for treatment of his stab wound when he was attacked.
The alleged killer of a retired nurse cycled away from the crime scene on a “Boris bike” after beating her to death and setting fire to her home, the Old Bailey heard.
The Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency announced Tuesday that it had sought custody of two MS-13 members accused of beating and stabbing a 14-year-old girl to death in Maryland last month.
William Kydd, 54, had befriended frail 73-year-old Carole Harrison, from Teddington, London and may have begun a relationship with her just weeks before her death, jurors heard.