Fotis Dulos, charged in missing wife Jennifer’s murder, in critical condition after attempting suicide
Fotis Dulos, charged in missing wife Jennifer’s murder, in critical condition after attempting suicide

Dulos had denied any involvement in the disappearance of Jennifer Dulos, who hasn't been seen since she dropped her five children off at their New Canaan school in May; she is presumed dead.

Depressed North Carolina father kills wife, three children and family dog before turning the gun on himself
Depressed North Carolina father kills wife, three children and family dog before turning the gun on himself

The brutal case has left officials describing the case as one of the 'most horrific' they've ever seen

Cops urge Pittsburgh residents to 'keep door shut and call 911' if they hear sounds of a baby crying
Cops urge Pittsburgh residents to 'keep door shut and call 911' if they hear sounds of a baby crying

At least four people have reported hearing the noises outside their homes. The incidents took place on the south side of the city and were reported predominantly by college students

Indiana boy dies after gun tucked in father's pants goes off and hits him in the head while play-wrestling
Indiana boy dies after gun tucked in father's pants goes off and hits him in the head while play-wrestling

Tripp Shaw was injured on Sunday, January 19, night when a Glock semi-automatic handgun that his dad, Tyler Shaw, had tucked in the small of his back went off. He died on Thursday, January 23

West Virginia man who strangled 6-month-old daughter used teddy bear to show cops how he choked her
West Virginia man who strangled 6-month-old daughter used teddy bear to show cops how he choked her

Authorities say this was Jeffrey Hoskins' fifth attempt at killing the child. He had initially told authorities the baby had choked when he was feeding her in October. She died last week

Chris Watts was 'NOT insane' when he killed wife and two daughters, says expert: 'The murders seem premeditated'
Chris Watts was 'NOT insane' when he killed wife and two daughters, says expert: 'The murders seem premeditated'

"It was clear based on Chris’ behavior after the crime that this wasn’t a psychotic break or some kind of schizophrenia or mental illness." 

North Carolina 'pedophile' pastor charged with 115 sex attacks against children as young as four
North Carolina 'pedophile' pastor charged with 115 sex attacks against children as young as four

Rodney Luffman, the pastor of Open Arms Outreach Ministries, a non-denominational church in Elkin, North Carolina, was arrested on Thursday, January 24, and charged with more than 100 felony sex offenses

Todt family murders: Cops recall 'foul odor' at home where man killed wife and 3 kids, bodies were wrapped in blankets
Todt family murders: Cops recall 'foul odor' at home where man killed wife and 3 kids, bodies were wrapped in blankets

It is believed Todt spent at least two weeks with the bodies.  He is charged with four counts of murder as well as animal cruelty for killing their dog, Breezy

NYPD cop starved and forced his 8-year-old autistic son to sleep in a freezing garage where he died
NYPD cop starved and forced his 8-year-old autistic son to sleep in a freezing garage where he died

Police officials said: 'We have determined that Thomas was never in the driveway that morning, and he suffered head and facial injuries that were not consistent with his father's account'

New Jersey teacher who had sex with six underage students pleads guilty, says they initiated the move
New Jersey teacher who had sex with six underage students pleads guilty, says they initiated the move

As part of the plea deal, she is expected to be handed a five-year sentence in New Jersey Prison on June 8 and will be on parole supervision for life

Michelle Carter, who was jailed after coercing boyfriend into suicide, released early for good behavior
Michelle Carter, who was jailed after coercing boyfriend into suicide, released early for good behavior

Carter was released more than three months early from a county jail in Massachusetts, where she had been serving a 15-month sentence.

Cleveland police officer urinated on 12-year-old girl sitting on sidewalk after she refused to get in his car
Cleveland police officer urinated on 12-year-old girl sitting on sidewalk after she refused to get in his car

Solomon Nhiwatiwa, 34, had pleaded guilty to charges of attempted kidnapping (with sexual motivation specification), pandering obscenity involving a minor, disseminating material harmful to juveniles, and endangering children

Alabama 16-year-old who fatally stabbed mother and teen brothers faces death penalty under state's new laws
Alabama 16-year-old who fatally stabbed mother and teen brothers faces death penalty under state's new laws

Landon Durham was arrested without any incident the next morning while he was traveling

Utah 16-year-old fatally shot mother, three young siblings 'piece by piece' over a five-hour period: Police
Utah 16-year-old fatally shot mother, three young siblings 'piece by piece' over a five-hour period: Police

The teenager surrendered peacefully after killing his 52-year-old mother and three of his siblings, and wounding the children's father last Friday in Grantsville, west of Salt Lake City

Chris Watts got very restless when he saw CCTV videos of family home, says neighbor: 'He wasn't acting right'
Chris Watts got very restless when he saw CCTV videos of family home, says neighbor: 'He wasn't acting right'

Nate Trinastich is seen showing surveillance footage that captured Watts loading his truck just after 5 am

Angry over doorbell prank, California man kills three 16-year-olds by ramming his car into theirs
Angry over doorbell prank, California man kills three 16-year-olds by ramming his car into theirs

One of the boys got out of the car, rang the doorbell and then ran back to the car after a man opened it

Kristin Smart: 19-year-old California student vanished from her dorm in 1996 never to be seen again
Kristin Smart: 19-year-old California student vanished from her dorm in 1996 never to be seen again

The disappearance of Kristin Smart, who was legally declared dead in 2002, continues to remain an actively investigated missing person case.

McStay family murders: Man gets death sentence for brutally slaying business partner, wife and two young children
McStay family murders: Man gets death sentence for brutally slaying business partner, wife and two young children

The family of four disappeared without a trace in February 2010. Their bodies were not found until 2013, when an off-road motorcyclist came across them in the Mojave Desert.

Florida man stabs childhood friend to death for being pro-Trump, places American flag beside body
Florida man stabs childhood friend to death for being pro-Trump, places American flag beside body

Mason Toney stabbed William Knight in the construction site with a trowel used to lay bricks

Phoenix mother admitted to killing her three children, all below 4, by drowning them, say police
Phoenix mother admitted to killing her three children, all below 4, by drowning them, say police

22-year-old mother Rachel Henry 'has admitted to harming her three children' which led to their deaths, police Sgt. Mercedes Fortune said

Ohio school teacher had sex with 17-year-old student because he 'acted and looked like ex-husband'
Ohio school teacher had sex with 17-year-old student because he 'acted and looked like ex-husband'

Laura Bucy, 32, was sentenced to two years behind bars and ordered to register as a sex offender after pleading guilty to a charge of third-degree sexual battery

'Upcoming artist' held for shooting that killed two in Texas promotes Instagram account while being arrested
'Upcoming artist' held for shooting that killed two in Texas promotes Instagram account while being arrested

19-year-old Kiernan Christopher Williams is expected to face capital murder charges for the shooting in San Antonio that left two dead and five injured

'Pillowcase rapist' who terrorized dozens of women in Florida arrested following DNA match, say police
'Pillowcase rapist' who terrorized dozens of women in Florida arrested following DNA match, say police

Robert Eugene Koehler, 60, a registered sex offender from Palm Bay, was arrested on Saturday, January 18, as a result of a DNA hit and is being held at a jail in Brevard County

Religious cult forced disabled woman and her five children to walk through fire before beheading them
Religious cult forced disabled woman and her five children to walk through fire before beheading them

One of the surviving participants said they were helpless, bound, unconscious or sightless much of the time

Pedophile couple molested children to 'spice up sex life' and were plotting a threesome with 5-year-old
Pedophile couple molested children to 'spice up sex life' and were plotting a threesome with 5-year-old

The pair reportedly used WhatsApp to exchange explicit messages about abusing children as young as five

Father-of-three who kidnapped and raped 11-year-old girl for five hours says his 17-year sentence is too long
Father-of-three who kidnapped and raped 11-year-old girl for five hours says his 17-year sentence is too long

In a bid to reduce the severity of the sentence, Brett David Hill has now filed a notice of intention to appeal the same with the New South Wales Court of Criminal Appeal.

Michigan woman killed mother, kept murder hidden from family for months by texting from victim's phone: Cops
Michigan woman killed mother, kept murder hidden from family for months by texting from victim's phone: Cops

Carol Rey, 50, now faces charges of first-degree murder, felony firearm, and larceny of $20,000 or more

Murdered Des Allemands woman's frantic 911 call was ignored by operator despite hearing killer threaten her
Murdered Des Allemands woman's frantic 911 call was ignored by operator despite hearing killer threaten her

On the call, the woman was heard pleading for her life, screaming, with sounds of physical violence in the background. The 911 dispatcher did not immediately send anyone to help her.

'Killer nurse' suspected of murdering over 60 children in her care sentenced to life in prison
'Killer nurse' suspected of murdering over 60 children in her care sentenced to life in prison

Genene Jones who has been dubbed as the 'killer nurse' following the deaths of dozens of children at a San Antonio hospital in the 1980s, was imprisoned in 1984 for killing one child and giving an overdose to another.

Prankster who licked Blue Bell ice cream tub at Walmart and put it back pleads guilty, faces upto a year in jail
Prankster who licked Blue Bell ice cream tub at Walmart and put it back pleads guilty, faces upto a year in jail

Anderson, who posted a 20-second social media video of himself licking a Blue Bell ice cream, went viral in August 2019. The video he uploaded to Facebook and Instagram was viewed more than 125,000 times and was shared more than 2,000 times. 

Kidnapped teen, 14, sends friends her Snapchat location to help cops nab the three men who were abusing her
Kidnapped teen, 14, sends friends her Snapchat location to help cops nab the three men who were abusing her

Her friends were able to track her down using Snapchat’s location services which updates the location of the device every time that the app is open provided that the user has chosen to share their location on the map.

20-yr-old lesbian left bloodied after she was attacked by homophobic thugs: 'It has knocked my confidence back'
20-yr-old lesbian left bloodied after she was attacked by homophobic thugs: 'It has knocked my confidence back'

On January 11 in Sunderland, Charlotte Graham, a 20-year-old woman, was walking to meet a friend. Without any warning, she was attacked --  punched in the head from behind and thrown to the ground by two men. She was allegedly attacked for being a lesbian.

Sick owner douses pet bulldog in bleach and beats it on the head until it becomes bloodied and unconscious
Sick owner douses pet bulldog in bleach and beats it on the head until it becomes bloodied and unconscious

The owner has been banned from ever owning any animal for the rest of his life.

Ohio student gives birth in toilet and dumps newborn in dustbin, claims baby was stillborn after being caught
Ohio student gives birth in toilet and dumps newborn in dustbin, claims baby was stillborn after being caught

26-year-old Emile Weaver had hidden her 2015 pregnancy from her friends and professors at university. During her trial, Weaver described how she rushed into a toilet one day thinking she needed to pee. However, she gave birth instead and claimed that the baby was stillborn

Dr Robert Hadden, gynecologist who abused Andrew Yang's pregnant wife, had sexually assaulted 31 other women
Dr Robert Hadden, gynecologist who abused Andrew Yang's pregnant wife, had sexually assaulted 31 other women

Yang along with 31 other women are suing Columbia University where Hadden had worked, saying that they "actively concealed, conspired, and enabled" Hadden's crimes.

Florida girl, 14, catches father's physical abuse against her and her dog by installing  camera in her bedroom
Florida girl, 14, catches father's physical abuse against her and her dog by installing camera in her bedroom

According to Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, after watching two videos the teen recorded, authorities arrested a 47-year-old  Damon Becnel on January 2 on charges of child abuse and animal cruelty.

Married volleyball coach had threesome with teen student and ex-colleague at home, also sent nudes on Snapchat
Married volleyball coach had threesome with teen student and ex-colleague at home, also sent nudes on Snapchat

40-year-old Joyce Churchwell turned herself in to authorities after a warrant for her arrest on a charge of first-degree rape was issued on Tuesday in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Alabama mom and grandparents arrested for keeping 4 children locked in tiny wooden cages with mattresses inside
Alabama mom and grandparents arrested for keeping 4 children locked in tiny wooden cages with mattresses inside

Pamela Deloris Bond, 66, James H Bond, 69, and Kylla Michelle Mann, 30, were arrested on the suspicion of child abuse

Dangerous Dames: Seven women who killed their way to the top of various drug cartels
Dangerous Dames: Seven women who killed their way to the top of various drug cartels

The death of La Catrina, a female Mexican cartel boss, has put the spotlight on the presence of women in drug organizations, and the bloody trail they left behind on their way to the top

Texas man John Gardner who murdered wife days before divorce becomes first US inmate to be executed in 2020
Texas man John Gardner who murdered wife days before divorce becomes first US inmate to be executed in 2020

John Gardner, 64, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the January 2005 slaying of Tammy Gardner

Florida man kills wife, three young children and their dog  and lives with their bodies for several days
Florida man kills wife, three young children and their dog and lives with their bodies for several days

Anthony Todt, his wife Meghan, 42, and their three children Alex, 13, Tyler, 11, and Zoe, 4, were reported missing last week from a gated community.

'Captain America' actress Mollie Fitzgerald accused of killing her mom by stabbing her four times claims 'self-defense'
'Captain America' actress Mollie Fitzgerald accused of killing her mom by stabbing her four times claims 'self-defense'

According to court records, the suspect told police and 911 dispatchers that she stabbed her mother four times after the latter attacked her and tried to kill her.

Woman, 21, dropped off at ER by NFL star Montae Nicholson died of fentanyl overdose, death ruled 'accidental'
Woman, 21, dropped off at ER by NFL star Montae Nicholson died of fentanyl overdose, death ruled 'accidental'

Julia Crabbe was "unconscious and unresponsive" and was pronounced dead shortly after being dropped at the hospital. The NFL star has not been formally charged in the death

Dame of Death: Infamous cartel boss and social media star 'La Catrina' dies agonizing death in shootout with police
Dame of Death: Infamous cartel boss and social media star 'La Catrina' dies agonizing death in shootout with police

Apart from her, the Michoacán authorities also captured six male gunmen after they opened fire on soldiers and police. Some of the suspects who were arrested were identified as Alejandra; Everardo; Brayan Juan; Juan Carlos; Octavio; Pedro; and Alejandro

Ohio boy Harley Dilly died after getting trapped in chimney of empty house: 'The chimney was 9-by-13 inches wide'
Ohio boy Harley Dilly died after getting trapped in chimney of empty house: 'The chimney was 9-by-13 inches wide'

Harley Dilly, 14, vanished in late December and his body was discovered trapped inside the chimney

Aaron Hernandez: The closest person to NFL star went to prison for him twice rather than testify against him
Aaron Hernandez: The closest person to NFL star went to prison for him twice rather than testify against him

Ever since his father passed away when he was a teenager, Hernandez struggled all his life to find a confidant

Ohio teen Harley Dilly's body found more than three weeks after he went missing
Ohio teen Harley Dilly's body found more than three weeks after he went missing

The Ohio Attorney General's Office released a rather vague statement to media outlets saying the "child has been recovered."

Alabama woman, 32, faces life in jail for killing man who raped her and threatened to kill her family
Alabama woman, 32, faces life in jail for killing man who raped her and threatened to kill her family

32-year-old Brittany Smith says the rapist had threatened to kill all her loved ones if she opened her mouth

Aaron Hernandez: Death of role-model father when NFL star was just a teen made him 'void of emotions'
Aaron Hernandez: Death of role-model father when NFL star was just a teen made him 'void of emotions'

Things were going stellar for the 16-year-old when his world came crashing down in 2006 when he was told his father had passed away