Sabrina Lekaj murder: Killer father who stabbed 20-yr-old to death gets life for 'catastrophic breach' of bond
Sabrina Lekaj murder: Killer father who stabbed 20-yr-old to death gets life for 'catastrophic breach' of bond

Heroin trafficker Petrit Lekaj has been sentenced to life with a no-parole period of 20 years

Mother of murdered James Bulger says killer Jon Venables is 'untouchable' ahead of her son's 30th birthday
Mother of murdered James Bulger says killer Jon Venables is 'untouchable' ahead of her son's 30th birthday

Denise Fergus says she feels that the two who murdered her 2-year-old son in 1993 'were rewarded for their crime'

Mexican immigrant sexually assaulted 3-year-old girl after being released by Chicago police despite ICE warning
Mexican immigrant sexually assaulted 3-year-old girl after being released by Chicago police despite ICE warning

Christopher Puente, 34, has been accused of sexually assaulting the child in the bathroom of a McDonald's outlet

Maryland man stabs woman with syringe full of semen at grocery store, may have attacked many others: Police
Maryland man stabs woman with syringe full of semen at grocery store, may have attacked many others: Police

Thomas Byron Stemen was arrested for attacking a woman in the parking lot outside of a supermarket with a semen filled syringe.

19-year-old caught on cam having sex with dog belonging to childhood pal: 'What he did was purely disgusting'
19-year-old caught on cam having sex with dog belonging to childhood pal: 'What he did was purely disgusting'

19-year-old Raymon McCloud did not know about the surveillance cameras that were installed at the home of his pal Kasper Carlton

Colorado stepdad whose 7-year-old son's body was found 'encased in concrete' inside storage unit gets 72 years
Colorado stepdad whose 7-year-old son's body was found 'encased in concrete' inside storage unit gets 72 years

Leland Pankey, 40, was given the maximum sentence possible after he pled guilty in January to child abuse, which led to the death of seven-year-old Caden McWilliams

Alabama mom, grandma who kept child with special needs chained to door, made him live in dog cage get 20 years
Alabama mom, grandma who kept child with special needs chained to door, made him live in dog cage get 20 years

The mother, Danielle Nicole Martin, 32, and grandmother, Vickie Seale Higginbotham, 58,  were arrested in 2018 when the police reacted to an anonymous tip-off of possible child abuse

North Dakota man who raped 3-month-old girl, fractured her ribs by squeezing her sentenced to four years
North Dakota man who raped 3-month-old girl, fractured her ribs by squeezing her sentenced to four years

Andrew Glasser of Bismarck was sentenced to four years in prison for causing 'significant injury' to a three-month-old girl

Idaho woman arrested for killing husband with lethal dose of Benadryl after claiming he died in boating accident
Idaho woman arrested for killing husband with lethal dose of Benadryl after claiming he died in boating accident

Laurcene ‘Lori’ Isenberg had claimed that her husband Larry Isenberg died in a freak boating accident in February 2018

Texas babysitter says she killed 1-year-old girl by squeezing her 'until her bones popped' out of frustration
Texas babysitter says she killed 1-year-old girl by squeezing her 'until her bones popped' out of frustration

Little Patricia Ann 'Annie' Rader tragically succumbed to her injuries on December 3, 2018, after being physically abused by Shayla Boniello

Florida woman zips up boyfriend in suitcase as punishment for cheating, mocks his cries for help till he dies
Florida woman zips up boyfriend in suitcase as punishment for cheating, mocks his cries for help till he dies

Sarah Boone said they thought 'it would be funny' to hop inside a suitcase as part of the game, per an arrest affidavit

Florida woman who killed 12-year-old Sophia Nelson in crosswalk crash gets just a $169 fine
Florida woman who killed 12-year-old Sophia Nelson in crosswalk crash gets just a $169 fine

Sophia died three days after being struck by the car driven by 83-year-old JoAnn Stanker at a crosswalk in Satellite Beach

Oklahoma man fathered NINE children with his stepdaughter after kidnapping her when she was 12
Oklahoma man fathered NINE children with his stepdaughter after kidnapping her when she was 12

65-year-old Henri Michelle Piette was convicted last year of kidnapping and traveling with intent to engage in sexual acts with a juvenile after he kidnapped Rosalynn McGinnis in 1997

Porn star Lynn Pleasant, who tried to get father of her 3 kids killed, sentenced to 10 years in prison
Porn star Lynn Pleasant, who tried to get father of her 3 kids killed, sentenced to 10 years in prison

Katrina Danforth, 32, tried to hire a hitman to kill the father of her three kids. Danforth, whose stage name is Lynn Pleasant, was sentenced by an Idaho federal court on Tuesday

Texas babysitter shoots 10-year-old boy in stomach while taking selfies with a loaded gun at home
Texas babysitter shoots 10-year-old boy in stomach while taking selfies with a loaded gun at home

The 19-year-old Caitlyn Smith was arrested and charged with injury to a child and serious bodily injury after accidentally pulling the trigger

Arkansas boy, 6, dies of infection after being raped by father with a stick for eating cake without permission
Arkansas boy, 6, dies of infection after being raped by father with a stick for eating cake without permission

Maurice 'Isaiah' Torres, 6, died of septic shock after being raped by his father, Mauricio Torres, 50, for eating a piece of cake without taking permission

Mississippi man who murdered 8 gets four death sentences, rambles that 'the devil came to kill and destroy'
Mississippi man who murdered 8 gets four death sentences, rambles that 'the devil came to kill and destroy'

Willie Cory Godbolt, 37, was convicted February 25, for the May 2017 slayings of eight people. Four of the convictions were for murder, which carry a sentence of life in prison

Texas officer who fed homeless man feces sandwich as a prank in the docks again for his 'toilet humor'
Texas officer who fed homeless man feces sandwich as a prank in the docks again for his 'toilet humor'

Matthew Luckhurst is fighting to get his job back for a second time following the emergence of a second "vile and disgusting" prank

Woman kidnaps seven-year-old 'girlfriend' for husband so that he wouldn't  sexually abuse their own children
Woman kidnaps seven-year-old 'girlfriend' for husband so that he wouldn't sexually abuse their own children

On February 11, seven-year-old Fatima Anton was reported missing from her school. Four days later, her brutalized body was found in Mexico City

Arizona man killed wife, two daughters, but spared the third because she 'took after him and not her mother'
Arizona man killed wife, two daughters, but spared the third because she 'took after him and not her mother'

Austin Smith, 30, suspected his wife was having an affair and 'shot her because he believed God told him to do so'. He will now be spending the rest of his life in prison

Brooklyn mom who drowned daughter, 2, for wetting herself breaks down during sentencing: 'I regret her death'
Brooklyn mom who drowned daughter, 2, for wetting herself breaks down during sentencing: 'I regret her death'

Lin Li, 28, gets 18 years in jail for the crime; She was also found guilty of first-degree attempted assault for allegedly holding her son's head underwater a day before she did the same to her daughter

Texas retirement home worker indicted of killing 14 seniors might actually be involved in 1,000 cases
Texas retirement home worker indicted of killing 14 seniors might actually be involved in 1,000 cases

All but one murder matched the serial killer's MO and the deaths were initially ruled as natural

Milwaukee Shooting: 6 people killed including shooter at Molson Coors brewing facility
Milwaukee Shooting: 6 people killed including shooter at Molson Coors brewing facility

It occurred at a sprawling complex that includes a mix of corporate offices and brewing facilities. At least 600 people work at the complex, which is widely known in the Milwaukee area as 'Miller Valley'

Gabriel Fernandez's mom Pearl who tortured him to death was abused as a teen: 'She was raped several times'
Gabriel Fernandez's mom Pearl who tortured him to death was abused as a teen: 'She was raped several times'

'I want to say I’m sorry to my family for what I did,' she said in a letter of apology that she read out during her sentencing

Sabrina Lekaj's dad admits to stabbing her 8 times over her drug use and partying ways in chilling confession
Sabrina Lekaj's dad admits to stabbing her 8 times over her drug use and partying ways in chilling confession

The man carried a 15-cm knife when he drove his daughter to get dinner, the court was told

San Francisco police arrest man who filmed attack of elderly Asian man collecting recyclables
San Francisco police arrest man who filmed attack of elderly Asian man collecting recyclables

San Francisco Mayor London Breed condemned the attack on the unidentified man and said it was not indicative of the city as a whole

9-year-old Florida girl bites mother, pulls her hair to stop her from strangling baby sister to death
9-year-old Florida girl bites mother, pulls her hair to stop her from strangling baby sister to death

While the girl was struggling with the mother, the 12-year-old boy unlocked the bathroom door and let Montano come in

Indiana grandfather who dropped 18-month-old Chloe Wiegand from cruise ship window to plead guilty
Indiana grandfather who dropped 18-month-old Chloe Wiegand from cruise ship window to plead guilty

Salvatore 'Sam' Anello initially pleaded not guilty to a charge of negligent homicide in the death of the toddler

Indiana mother films self violently throwing 10-month-old baby while on video call with his father
Indiana mother films self violently throwing 10-month-old baby while on video call with his father

21-year-old Hanna Winch was arrested after the video was shared on social media by the baby's grandparents

Tool Box Killer Roy Lewis Norris who tortured, raped and killed teenagers as young as 13 in California has died
Tool Box Killer Roy Lewis Norris who tortured, raped and killed teenagers as young as 13 in California has died

Norris was half of the Toolbox killer duo, who preyed on teens, raped them before torturing and killing them in Southern California more than 40 years ago. Lawrence Sigmond Bittaker and Norris are known to have killed five teens.

Orlando officer ties 6-year-old girl's hands with zip locks,  puts her in back of police car in disturbing video
Orlando officer ties 6-year-old girl's hands with zip locks, puts her in back of police car in disturbing video

Officer Dennis Turner, who had arrested another six-year-old in the same week, was fired almost immediately after the incident

Weinstein sent to notorious Rikers Island jail where inmates are routinely abused and the smell is unbearable
Weinstein sent to notorious Rikers Island jail where inmates are routinely abused and the smell is unbearable

He has been found guilty of raping one woman and sexually assaulting another

Nursery worker seduced boy while he played on his Xbox and had sex with him: 'She even gave birth to his baby'
Nursery worker seduced boy while he played on his Xbox and had sex with him: 'She even gave birth to his baby'

Leah Cordice, 20, has denied five counts of engaging in sexual activity with a child

Iowa man convicted on the basis of DNA evidence from website 40 years after he murdered 18-year-old woman
Iowa man convicted on the basis of DNA evidence from website 40 years after he murdered 18-year-old woman

66-year-old Jerry Burns had stabbed Michelle Martinko, who was 18 years old then, to death in 1979

Harvey Weinstein hospitalized with chest pains en route to prison, shouts 'I'm innocent' after rape conviction
Harvey Weinstein hospitalized with chest pains en route to prison, shouts 'I'm innocent' after rape conviction

The tainted Hollywood producer, 67, was redirected to Bellevue Hospital Center after suffering heart palpitations and high blood pressure on his way to Rikers Island

Rose McGowan, Mira Sorvino and accusers react to Weinstein verdict: ‘Truth to power’ led to a ‘cultural reset’
Rose McGowan, Mira Sorvino and accusers react to Weinstein verdict: ‘Truth to power’ led to a ‘cultural reset’

Sorvino, McGowan and other accusers of Weinstein (the group is known as the Silence Breakers), in a phone press conference, thanked the “brave women who bared their deepest hurt for the world to see”

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke welcomes Harvey Weinstein’s guilty verdict, credits ‘voices of silence breakers’
#MeToo founder Tarana Burke welcomes Harvey Weinstein’s guilty verdict, credits ‘voices of silence breakers’

Burke said in her statement, “And, though today a man has been found guilty, we have to wonder whether anyone will care about the rest of us tomorrow. This is why we say MeToo”

Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark rape trial that started #MeToo movement
Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark rape trial that started #MeToo movement

The verdict followed weeks of often harrowing and excruciatingly graphic testimony from a string of accusers who told of rapes, forced oral sex, groping, masturbation and lewd propositions

Amber Alert: Missing 2-year-old New Mexico boy who was  taken away by father 'in danger if not located'
Amber Alert: Missing 2-year-old New Mexico boy who was taken away by father 'in danger if not located'

The toddler was last seen at 7:20 pm on Sunday in the 9800 block of Sun Chaser Trail SW in Albuquerque

Brisbane car fire: Killer father Rowan Baxter 'openly cheated' on wife but was 'dangerously possessive' of her
Brisbane car fire: Killer father Rowan Baxter 'openly cheated' on wife but was 'dangerously possessive' of her

The former rugby player who burned his wife and little children in a car was a 'misogynist cheater' who struck 'fear' in the family, a relative has claimed

Florida man slashes girlfriend's 4-year-old son's penis with fingernails, beats him up brutally
Florida man slashes girlfriend's 4-year-old son's penis with fingernails, beats him up brutally

The incident came to light after the victim's babysitter saw red marks on his body and also saw cuts in his penile region while he was using the bathroom

Amber alert cancelled: Missing North Carolina infant found dead at cemetery after mom's arrest over robbery
Amber alert cancelled: Missing North Carolina infant found dead at cemetery after mom's arrest over robbery

An Amber Alert was issued for the infant earlier after his mother Tamara Jernel Brown, 30, was arrested on a charge of robbing two individuals at a Walmart

Madeleine McCann: Cops quiz British barmaid about her ex who lived near resort where toddler vanished in 2007
Madeleine McCann: Cops quiz British barmaid about her ex who lived near resort where toddler vanished in 2007

Madeleine McCann vanished from a Portuguese holiday resort days before her fourth birthday in 2007

Virginia mom accused of letting man rape her minor daughter and take explicit photos in exchange for cash
Virginia mom accused of letting man rape her minor daughter and take explicit photos in exchange for cash

According to reports, a police search of Hooper's 59-foot yacht revealed 'graphic' evidence involving Hooper and the victim

Amie Harwick ran into ex-boyfriend at an awards show a month before he murdered her: 'He was yelling at her'
Amie Harwick ran into ex-boyfriend at an awards show a month before he murdered her: 'He was yelling at her'

Harwick was found dead after her ex-boyfriend, Gareth Pursehouse, allegedly pushed her over a third-story balcony

Florida border control agent kills wife, 2 sons before shooting himself following family trip to Disney World
Florida border control agent kills wife, 2 sons before shooting himself following family trip to Disney World

Ezequiel Almodovar lived with his family in their Florida home for five to six years and officials said the motive for the killings is still not known

Tennessee's most 'rehabilitated' prisoner dies on electric chair, thanks wife and Christ for 'fixing him'
Tennessee's most 'rehabilitated' prisoner dies on electric chair, thanks wife and Christ for 'fixing him'

He has become the fifth person executed in the state's electric chair in a span of 16 months

Pregnant Ohio school superintendent caught on cam having sex with 16-year-old student who showed off the video
Pregnant Ohio school superintendent caught on cam having sex with 16-year-old student who showed off the video

Laura Amero pleaded guilty to sexual battery and sexual imposition and has been sentenced to 10 years in prison

Pregnant 13-year-old who confessed she was raped by a teenager taken to hospital amid fears of miscarriage
Pregnant 13-year-old who confessed she was raped by a teenager taken to hospital amid fears of miscarriage

In her statement to the police, she had accused a 15-year-old of raping her. When she fell pregnant, she convinced Ivan to go along with her story about being the father to avoid the shame