Captain Jerry Nehl Boylan, whose dive boat P/V Conception caught fire last year and killed 33 passengers and one crew member, was formally indicted Tuesday on 34 counts of seaman’s manslaughter. According to The United States Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, a federal grand jury indicted the captain based on the allegation that “his misconduct, negligence, and inattention to his duties” led to the deaths of 34 people.
Gigi Jordan, a millionaire of her own healthcare company, will be retried for the manslaughter of her 8-year-old developmentally delayed child in 2010. Jordan is currently serving an 18-year sentence for drugging her child in a New York hotel room which proved fatal.
The ex-partner of a heavily pregnant woman has been jailed for stabbing her to death in her own home.
Kelly Fauvrelle was knifed 21 times in the middle of the night in her Croydon bedroom. Her baby boy Riley, who was delivered by Caesarean, died four days later.
Aaron McKenzie, 26, from Peckham, was found guilty of the murder of Ms Fauvrelle and Riley’s manslaughter.
A former police officer in New Mexico was charged Thursday with second-degree murder after authorities say he killed a Latino detainee he had placed in a chokehold.
State Attorney General Hector Balderas said he filed the charges against former Las Cruces police Officer Christopher Smelser in the death of Antonio Valenzuela.
Police say Smelser applied the chokehold after a foot chase in February when Valenzuela fled during a traffic stop.
A New Mexico police officer is facing manslaughter charges in the death of a man who died after being subjected to a neck restraint technique during a February arrest, prosecutors said.
Kiaira Guadalupe, a mother of two, was stabbed to death March 26 while visiting a male friend in apartment on Crown St. in Crown Heights.
“He would say, ‘Mom, you have to forgive him. You have to,’” Jacob Ivascu’s mom said, three months after Anurag Chandra was accused of murdering her teenage son.
A man who punched and killed a cyclist who damaged his car has been given a suspended jail term for manslaughter.
Kenyatta Bellamy allegedly told police that he “lost it” after seeing the pair together.
Factoring in time he has already served, Donald Fleurival, 46, was left on Wednesday to serve a four-year prison term. According to court records, Quebec Superior Court Justice Hélène Di Salvo delivered the sentence via video link-up between the Montreal courthouse and a provincial detention centre where he was held.
A middle-aged man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of killing a pedestrian in a horror hit-and-run crash just two days before Christmas.
The suspects, a 59-year-old man and a 58-year-old woman, were detained after police appealed for information about a £70,000 blue Jaguar XJ which was believed to have ploughed into the 38-year-old man and then sped off.
A former government minister’s son who killed his girlfriend’s young toddler with a car seat has been jailed for seven years and seven months by a judge who described him as cunning and manipulative.
Stephen Waterson reversed the seat of his Audi convertible, squashing his girlfriend’s three-year-old son in the footwell behind him.
“Manipulative” Stephen Waterson will serve more than seven years after he crushed the three-year-old with a car seat.
Waterson, 26, inflicted irreversible brain injuries on Alfie Lamb, his girlfriend’s son, who was in the footwell behind him in 2018.
Stephen Waterson is starting a seven and a half year sentence for manslaughter tonight after he killed Alfie by pushing his car seat back on the youngster in south London.
Prosecutors in Northern California have charged two private school administrators and a teacher with involuntary manslaughter in the November 2018 death of a 13-year-old autistic student.