Despite charges that the officer hired a man to kidnap and kill two people, a judge freed him Wednesday. Audrey Faye Moorehead reasoned that prosecutors had no probable cause to support the charges against Bryan Riser. The 36-year-old was arrested last month on suspicion of murder for the 2017 deaths of Albert Douglas, 61, and Lisa Saenz, 31.
Pasadena police have arrested and charged 35-year-old Raymeon Means with capital murder for fatally shooting his 6-year-old relative, Laurionne Walker, on Friday.
Thanks to the FBI and “Operation Missing in the Metroplex,” 31 families in North Texas reunited with their missing children. Operation Missing in the Metroplex was the culmination of four police departments partnering with the U.S. Marshals Service and Homeland Security Investigations to locate and rescue the missing kids.
A Mexican restaurant in Texas became the target of malicious bullying due to its decision to continue requiring proper masking safety techniques in its establishment.
Rosa Jimenez was released on bond on January 27 after spending seventeen years behind bars for a crime she most likely did not commit.
Juan Carlos Flores discovered a baby left in a carseat on the side of the road while driving along his usual delivery route. When he notified police, he learned that the baby had been kidnapped in a carjacking. Police quickly responded to the scene and reunited the baby with it’s mother.
Javon Gilbert was arrested and charged with murder and tampering with evidence on Wednesday in the case of his ex-girlfriend, Emmishae Kirby.
Lisa Montgomery was scheduled to be executed on December 8, 2020. However, her two lawyers caught COVID-19 and the execution was pushed to a later date, possibly into the start of President-elect Joseph Biden’s presidency.
Fort Hood, the Army’s Armored Corps base, is under intensified scrutiny after the Army announced Tuesday that investigations into the 31 soldier deaths that occurred in 2020 will result in the punishment of 14 senior officers. According to Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy, the issues at Fort Hood (including sexual harassment and sexual assault) are “directly related to leadership failure.”
Santa Claus is the ubiquitous hero of Christmas Day, but what happens when he brings terror and death in place of his proverbial gifts? While there are numerous cases that reveal exactly what happens when old St. Nick develops an affinity for crime and murder, we’re narrowing the list down to the top five “Bad Santas” in true crime history!
Four months after posting bond he kills again.