West Memphis Three: Brutal murders of three 8-year-old boys were linked to satanic rituals but questions remain
West Memphis Three: Brutal murders of three 8-year-old boys were linked to satanic rituals but questions remain

Damien Echols, Jessie Misskelley, and Jason Baldwin were all convicted of the brutal murders of Christopher Byers, Michael Moore, and Steve Branch. But were they guilty?

Girl, 7, fatally stabbed by stranger in front of her father while riding scooter in a park on Mother's Day
Girl, 7, fatally stabbed by stranger in front of her father while riding scooter in a park on Mother's Day

Emily Jones was out 'enjoying the spring sun' with her family when tragedy struck, an inquest has heard

Man who drugged, raped 16-year-old girl released from prison despite violating past supervision orders
Man who drugged, raped 16-year-old girl released from prison despite violating past supervision orders

The judge said it would be untenable to detain the 57-year-old indefinitely for his anti-authoritarian personality and that the risk could be managed within the community

Sonja Farak: Defendant Rafael Rodriguez died of drug overdose and was afraid of going back to prison
Sonja Farak: Defendant Rafael Rodriguez died of drug overdose and was afraid of going back to prison

Ex lab chemist Sonja Farak's negligence led to the death of defendant Rafael Rodriguez and wrongful conviction of thousands of others

Man chokes his doctor girlfriend, 27, to death because he thought she infected him with coronavirus
Man chokes his doctor girlfriend, 27, to death because he thought she infected him with coronavirus

Police found him with his wrists slit in an attempt to kill himself

8 sex offenders including three child rapists released from New York jail due to coronavirus outbreak
8 sex offenders including three child rapists released from New York jail due to coronavirus outbreak

Around 50 prisoners including some level 3 sex offenders have been released from a county jail in New York as part of order to release low-level technical parole violators

Falling crime rates in big US cities during coronavirus lockdowns due to lack of 'opportunities', expert says
Falling crime rates in big US cities during coronavirus lockdowns due to lack of 'opportunities', expert says

Crime in cities like Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles and San Francisco fell as much as 42 percent but crime expert Hadar Aviram told MEA WorldWide (MEAWW) we may see a spike in cybercrime

Michigan flasher arrested while 'nude from the waist down' admits to exposing himself for over 20 years
Michigan flasher arrested while 'nude from the waist down' admits to exposing himself for over 20 years

Steven Todd Pastoor, 54, is a suspect in dozens of incidents of indecent exposure in Cascade Township since 2003

Sonja Farak: Prosecutors kept drug abuse evidence secret so that false convictions were not dismissed
Sonja Farak: Prosecutors kept drug abuse evidence secret so that false convictions were not dismissed

Gross prosecutorial misconduct in the infamous drug lab scandal led to a long delay of justice for many

Builder kills partner and two children before shooting himself over fear of 'running out of money' amid pandemic
Builder kills partner and two children before shooting himself over fear of 'running out of money' amid pandemic

Police are treating the deaths as a triple-murder suicide and are not looking at any other suspects

'Tiger King': Florida sheriff's office flooded with tips on Carole Baskin's husband who vanished 22 years ago
'Tiger King': Florida sheriff's office flooded with tips on Carole Baskin's husband who vanished 22 years ago

The sheriff revealed they have been receiving 6 tips a day with regards to the cold case

Grandma who tortured and killed grandson told his mother she'd 'never see him again' just before his death
Grandma who tortured and killed grandson told his mother she'd 'never see him again' just before his death

Keaton Boggs died after suffering months of abuse at the hands of his paternal grandmother, aunt, and uncle

Boston chemist Annie Dookhan gave positive results on drugs she never tested, convicting thousands of innocents
Boston chemist Annie Dookhan gave positive results on drugs she never tested, convicting thousands of innocents

Dookhan was known as a hard worker and productive chemist until it was discovered she was faking test results

Sonja Farak: 35,000 criminal cases were dismissed because this drug lab chemist was hooked to meth and coke
Sonja Farak: 35,000 criminal cases were dismissed because this drug lab chemist was hooked to meth and coke

Farak admitted to being high while on the job which was testing drug samples that would eventually convict the person

Atlanta Child Murders: Retracing a series of 29 unsolved murders that haunted city's black community in 1970s
Atlanta Child Murders: Retracing a series of 29 unsolved murders that haunted city's black community in 1970s

Wayne Williams, a talent scout, is believed to have murdered several black children after kidnapping them between 1979 and 1981

Man devastated after discovering the real father of his daughter is a 13-year-old boy his wife was babysitting
Man devastated after discovering the real father of his daughter is a 13-year-old boy his wife was babysitting

Daniel Robbins remarked how 'everything I cherished was taken away' after his wife Leah Cordice, 20, was found guilty of having sex with a child

Washington man teaching his pit bull to drive a car arrested after 100 mph high-speed chase
Washington man teaching his pit bull to drive a car arrested after 100 mph high-speed chase

Officers caught the man after they received calls about a driver hitting two vehicles in an area south of Seattle and then speeding away

Man posing as police officer rapes two women after breaking into their hotel rooms during coronavirus lockdown
Man posing as police officer rapes two women after breaking into their hotel rooms during coronavirus lockdown

The man allegedly told one of the victims that he was a policeman and produced a form of ID before informing her he was checking on her welfare amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Brooklyn mask hoarder arrested for coughing on FBI agents claiming he has coronavirus
Brooklyn mask hoarder arrested for coughing on FBI agents claiming he has coronavirus

According to officers, the 43-year-old man sold about 1,000 masks for $12,000 to a New Jersey doctor

'Grim Sleeper' serial killer Lonnie Franklin Jr who killed 10 women over 3 decades dies in prison on death row
'Grim Sleeper' serial killer Lonnie Franklin Jr who killed 10 women over 3 decades dies in prison on death row

Lonnie Franklin Jr, who operated under the alias 'Grim Sleeper', was sentenced to death in 2016 after being found guilty of brutally murdering 10 women and possibly a dozen more between 1985 and 2007

Florida megachurch pastor arrested for holding Sunday service, flouting safer-at-home orders amid coronavirus ban
Florida megachurch pastor arrested for holding Sunday service, flouting safer-at-home orders amid coronavirus ban

Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne was charged with unlawful assembly and violation of a public health emergency order

Devoted husband charged with killing 'lovely and kind' wife of 45 years amidst stress of coronavirus lockdown
Devoted husband charged with killing 'lovely and kind' wife of 45 years amidst stress of coronavirus lockdown

Social campaigners have warned that the lockdown would make it "tougher" for families who were already at risk of domestic violence

Florida man kills girlfriend and her lover after he caught them having sex at his home, sets bedroom on fire
Florida man kills girlfriend and her lover after he caught them having sex at his home, sets bedroom on fire

The 50-year-old committed the crime just days after coming out on bail

Georgia serial killer who chose victims from clubs raped and murdered at least two more women, thinks expert
Georgia serial killer who chose victims from clubs raped and murdered at least two more women, thinks expert

The confessed serial killer pleaded guilty to three murders but could be responsible for two unsolved cold cases

Connecticut doctor arrested for 'deliberately' hugging and coughing on two coworkers amid coronavirus outbreak
Connecticut doctor arrested for 'deliberately' hugging and coughing on two coworkers amid coronavirus outbreak

Cory Edgar, 48, an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at the University of Connecticut Musculoskeletal Institute, intentionally coughed on two other medical workers and disregarded coronavirus safety measures

Arkansas woman murdered by same man who slayed her mother 24 years ago after he was released on parole
Arkansas woman murdered by same man who slayed her mother 24 years ago after he was released on parole

Travis Santay Lewis, 39, has been suspected of killing Martha McKay, 63, a member of the influential Snowden family

Amazon delivery man purposely spits on package, spreads it with hand before leaving the parcel at door
Amazon delivery man purposely spits on package, spreads it with hand before leaving the parcel at door

In the video footage, the delivery person is seeing placing the package down on the porch, leaning over to spit on it and then appearing to smear some of it on the package as more saliva falls out of his mouth 

14-year-old mother hanged her infant son to death as he prevented her from spending time with her friends
14-year-old mother hanged her infant son to death as he prevented her from spending time with her friends

The teenager revealed she watched her son wriggle for a couple of minutes before his death

Michigan man killed dad, dismembered him and threw body parts in a dumpster, say police
Michigan man killed dad, dismembered him and threw body parts in a dumpster, say police

Aron Scott Reeves II, 27, has been charged with open murder, disinterment, and mutilation of a dead body

Murder of Travis Alexander: How Jodi Arias went from passionate lover to one of America's most brutal killers
Murder of Travis Alexander: How Jodi Arias went from passionate lover to one of America's most brutal killers

The passionate love story of Arias and Alexander ended with the former boyfriend being stabbed 30 times, his throat slit and a bullet through his head. What led to such a brutal ending?

'Iron Man 2' actor Keith Middlebrook arrested for offering fake coronavirus cure in California
'Iron Man 2' actor Keith Middlebrook arrested for offering fake coronavirus cure in California

Middlebrook, 53, claimed he had developed pills that would prevent COVID-19 infections and an injectable drug that would cure those already suffering from the virus, prosecutors said

Ex-Alabama cop who raped stepdaughter seeks release from jail after sentencing is delayed due to coronavirus
Ex-Alabama cop who raped stepdaughter seeks release from jail after sentencing is delayed due to coronavirus

He said they had 'normal, standard' sex and did not use any sex toys or devices, or even have oral sex with the victim

Depraved couple who sexually assaulted multiple young children and shared their images online sentenced to prison
Depraved couple who sexually assaulted multiple young children and shared their images online sentenced to prison

Rebecca Holloway, 26, and Oliver Wilson, 28, teamed up after meeting on Tinder and sexually abused many children together

Doomsday cult mom Lori Daybell thought her children were possessed and became zombies after they went missing
Doomsday cult mom Lori Daybell thought her children were possessed and became zombies after they went missing

The court heard that the couple believed in zombies, "human bodies that have had their original spirits forced from them and have been possessed by either a demon … disembodied spirit … or a worm/slug"

New Zealand mosque attack: Brenton Tarrant pleads guilty to murder and terrorism, 8 months after denying charges
New Zealand mosque attack: Brenton Tarrant pleads guilty to murder and terrorism, 8 months after denying charges

Many had feared Australian white supremacist Brenton Harrison Tarrant would try to use his trial as a platform to promote his views. He had previously pleaded not guilty to all charges

Kentucky teen Paige Johnson's remains found 10 years after she went missing in case that left cops puzzled
Kentucky teen Paige Johnson's remains found 10 years after she went missing in case that left cops puzzled

On September 23, 2010, Paige Johnson was reportedly dropped off at 15th and Scott streets in Covington by her friemd Jacob Bumpass. That was the last time anyone saw her alive

Missouri man who licked toiletries at Walmart in coronavirus prank charged with making 'terrorist threat'
Missouri man who licked toiletries at Walmart in coronavirus prank charged with making 'terrorist threat'

Cody Pfister, 26, caught the ire of social media after a video posted on Twitter was watched over 4 million times and showed him running his tongue on several items as he looks directly at the camera

Utah man freed from jail over coronavirus concerns breaks into woman's house, threatens her with knife
Utah man freed from jail over coronavirus concerns breaks into woman's house, threatens her with knife

The incident comes after many cities have implemented plans to release state prisoners, who they consider “non-violent”, on parole amid the coronavirus outbreak as there is a possibility of it spreading in prisons

Colorado boy Gannon Stauch was stabbed, shot and then stuffed in suitcase by stepmother, say police
Colorado boy Gannon Stauch was stabbed, shot and then stuffed in suitcase by stepmother, say police

His stepmother, Letecia Stauch, is facing charges of first-degree murder, child abuse resulting in death, tampering with a deceased human body and tampering with evidence

Drunk Utah woman attacks husband, sons because she was furious over school closure due to coronavirus outbreak
Drunk Utah woman attacks husband, sons because she was furious over school closure due to coronavirus outbreak

Jessica Cambray, 36, has been charged with two counts of child abuse, intoxication and domestic violence in the presence of a child

Utah woman charged with murder for beating husband to death with nail gun because 'he was drinking too much'
Utah woman charged with murder for beating husband to death with nail gun because 'he was drinking too much'

The medical examiner of the autopsy told police the 33-year-old had serious medical issues stemming from alcohol use, but his actual death resulted from blunt force trauma and a ruptured spleen

South Carolina man used 'fake' coronavirus doctor's note for paid time off leading call center to close down
South Carolina man used 'fake' coronavirus doctor's note for paid time off leading call center to close down

Not only did he get a "paid vacation" that way, but his action also prompted the company Sitel to shut down for several days for sanitizing. The company spent a "large" amount, police said

Virginia teens investigated for coughing on produce, customers and posting videos online in ‘disturbing trend’
Virginia teens investigated for coughing on produce, customers and posting videos online in ‘disturbing trend’

The two juveniles questioned admitted to their involvement and police determined that there was no criminal intent. They also appreciated the "store’s swift action" in reporting and removing the items

Montana boy murdered by grandparents was kept for $700 child support and wasn't allowed to talk to his mom
Montana boy murdered by grandparents was kept for $700 child support and wasn't allowed to talk to his mom

The grandparents were arrested on March 20 for beating James Alexander Hurley to death, aided by their teenage son and daughter

Remains of missing Colorado boy Gannon Stauch, 11, found in Florida; stepmom charged with murder
Remains of missing Colorado boy Gannon Stauch, 11, found in Florida; stepmom charged with murder

Letecia became a suspect after surveillance video taken from a neighbor's home captured her leaving with Gannon in her pickup truck

Vermont woman drank tea and slept with boyfriend's corpse after slashing his throat
Vermont woman drank tea and slept with boyfriend's corpse after slashing his throat

Averil Beliveau has pleaded not guilty after Vermont State Police nabbed her on suspicion of second-degree murder

Babysitter stabs and burns 6-month-old in devil-worshipping ritual to 'save the world from from apocalypse'
Babysitter stabs and burns 6-month-old in devil-worshipping ritual to 'save the world from from apocalypse'

At the time of the "ceremony", the 23-year-old woman had a beard glued to her face to prevent the "devil from being attracted by her beauty before she finished the black magic ceremony"

Michigan man grabs 8-month-old by leg and smashes him against table, mother goes for a smoke while child dies
Michigan man grabs 8-month-old by leg and smashes him against table, mother goes for a smoke while child dies

A court document revealed that the woman left Josiah lying face down and went into another room to smoke marijuana

Man serving 80-year sentence for rape he says he didn't commit has to wait longer for appeal due to COVID-19
Man serving 80-year sentence for rape he says he didn't commit has to wait longer for appeal due to COVID-19

Ronnie Long, who was convicted for the crime in 1976, has to wait longer for his appeal as the coronavirus-induced lockdown has brought the justice system to a halt