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    A Maryland Assistant Attorney General died in a motorcycle crash in York County on Sunday. Patrick “Pat” Henry McCormally, 41, of the 5000 of Ridgedale Road Baltimore, Maryland, died at WellSpan York Hospital at 3:46 p.m., according to the York County coroner’s office. McCormally was hit by an oncoming vehicle which failed to yield a left turn at the...
    AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Republican Matt Krause, a longtime ally of embattled Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, said Thursday, Sept. 16, he is joining the growing ranks of candidates who will challenge him for his job in 2022. (credit: Matt Krause/Facebook) Paxton is seeking a third term under the cloud of an FBI investigation, set off by an extraordinary revolt...
    A 58-year-old Connecticut woman has pleaded guilty to withdrawing about $855,000 from her home cleaning business and failing to report the proceeds on her tax forms. Kathryn Pocock, of New London County, pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion on Wednesday, Sept. 15, according to Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut Leonard Boyle.  Investigators found that Pocock,...
    AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — He’s a longtime ally of embattled Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, now Republican Matt Krause, is joining the growing ranks of candidates who will challenge him for his job in 2022. Paxton is seeking a third term under the cloud of an FBI investigation, set off by an extraordinary revolt by his top deputes last year, and is...
    Public Works Minister Telekne Ascension and Republican Attorney General Miriam German Brito agreed yesterday to encourage efforts to improve the country’s prison units. During a work meeting at the Public Service Headquarters, Ascension said they decided to promote administrative activities and activities to work on the physics areas in the prison system units. He assured that the Public Works Department...
    SONOMA COUNTY (CBS SF) — A recall of Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch appeared headed for a resounding defeat with early returns overwhelmingly showing support for Ravitch to finish her term. Preliminary numbers on the Sonoma County election results website showed opposition to the recall dominating with over 80% of votes in the “No” column and less than 20%...
    Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich filed a lawsuit against the Biden administration on Tuesday in response to its new policy that will require private employers with 100 or more employees to mandate vaccines or weekly testing. “The federal government cannot force people to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The Biden Administration is once again flouting our laws and precedents to push...
    A Dominican Republic congressman lead police on a high-speed chase with two suspected drug smugglers in the car, as authorities closed the net on a cocaine distribution operation worth $500million.  Congressman Nelson Felíz Felíz was travelling with suspects José Alejandro de la Cruz Morales and Juan Maldonado Castro when he sped away from police in his Toyota Land Cruiser in...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Bill McSwain, the top federal prosecutor in Philadelphia under former President Donald Trump, will run for Pennsylvania governor, he announced Monday, joining a crowded Republican field that may still yet get bigger. McSwain’s announcement — his first run for public office — was not a surprise. READ MORE: A Real Scream! Just In Time For Halloween,...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police and the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office say that a six-month partnership is getting results in fighting crime in West Philadelphia. Attorney General Josh Shapiro and Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw were in Cobbs Creek for the announcement on Monday. “We have arrested 65 individuals for gun and drug trafficking charges in the 18th and 19th districts...
    SAN DIEGO (AP) — The co-owner of a network of online charter schools who was accused of stealing tens of millions of dollars in California education funds was sentenced Friday to four years in state prison. Jason Schrock, 46, of Southern California and his business partner, Sean McManus, 48, of Australia, also were ordered to pay $37.5 million in fines,...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- The decision not to file charges in the high-profile murder of a 7-year-old girl has a top Chicago police commander and North Side alderman publicly criticizing the Cook County State's Attorney's Office. Some community leaders say the dispute could make it more difficult for police to solve cases.Two innocent young girls were sitting in the back of...
    Jamie Bullock and supporters gather outside of the Hillsborough County Courthouse after a hearing in August.Justin GarciaThis week, the Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office (SAO) moved a hearing for their case against Black Lives Matter protester Jamie Bullock to a later date. In response, activists plan to rally at the Hillsborough County Courthouse Monday at 12:30 p.m. to demand that...
    A Georgia district attorney who is already facing criminal damage charges over a campaign rap ad is now facing multiple charges for allegedly trying to influence police officers in a murder trial and offering bribes to prosecutors.  Muscogee County District Attorney Mark Jones, 40, was indicted on Tuesday on nine counts of criminal misconduct while in office.  Jones, who only took office...
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are being asked to call a special session to consider impeaching Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg for his conduct in a car crash last year that killed a pedestrian. In a joint statement released Thursday, the House Speaker, House Republican leader and House Democratic leader laid out a process to evaluate impeaching the...
    A local government official in the Hudson Valley is facing multiple weapons charges after police say they discovered an arsenal of guns in his home. Airmont Deputy Mayor Brian Downey, age 47, was arrested on Friday, Sept. 3, after Rockland County authorities were alerted by the Department of Homeland Security that he had purchased an illegal rifle suppressor over the...
    A deputy district attorney in Los Angeles County filed a defamation lawsuit against District Attorney Georg Gascón this week, alleging his character has been attacked and he has been denied promotions and discriminated against racially because of his public criticism of the district attorney, according to reports.  Deputy District Attorney Jon Hatami is a 15-year child abuse prosecutor with the DA's...
    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office on Monday announced a juvenile hall counselor is facing felony assault charges for repeatedly punching a detained teen and slamming his head against the floor last April. According to a release issued by the District Attorney’s Office, 46-year-old Tracy resident Robert Medellin allegedly assaulted the 17-year-old detainee when...
    Arizona’s Attorney General Mark Brnovich (R) said that Tucson’s vaccine mandate for city employees is illegal.  In a news release Tuesday, Brnovich’s office announced that the city of Tucson violated a newly passed state legislation, S.B. 1487, which prohibits local city governments from implementing vaccine mandates for its employees.  Tucson’s new legislation requires state employees to be vaccinated or face a...
    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office on Monday announced a juvenile hall counselor is facing felony assault charges for repeatedly punching a detained teen and slamming his head against the floor last April. According to a release issued by the District Attorney’s Office, 46-year-old Tracy resident Robert Medellin allegedly assaulted the 17-year-old detainee when...
    SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Ahmaud Arbery’s parents on Friday praised the indictment of a former Georgia prosecutor on charges of misconduct in response to their son’s killing, calling it “a very huge win.” A grand jury in coastal Glynn County indicted former Brunswick Judicial Circuit District Attorney Jackie Johnson on Thursday on charges of violating her oath of office and...
    The Brunswick district attorney who served at the time of the fatal shooting of Ahmaud Arbery was indicted Thursday on two charges of hindering a police investigation into the shooting and a third charge of the violation of the oath of a public officer. The indictment states former District Attorney Jackie Johnson hindered the investigation by ordering the officers...
    The district attorney in Georgia who initially handled the investigation of the February 2020 shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery was charged on Thursday for allegedly showing favor to one of Arbery’s accused killers and obstructing the case. Former Brunswick District Attorney Jacquelyn Lee Johnson was charged with violating her oath as a public officer and obstruction of a police officer,...
    Minnesota prosecutors have upgraded the charges against Kim Potter, the former Brooklyn Center police officer involved in the shooting death of Daunte Wright, an allegedly violent firearms suspect, when he tried to flee a traffic stop in April. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced that his office was adding a first-degree manslaughter charge against Potter, who will still face the original...
    RICHMOND — The 22-year-old stepson of District Attorney Diana Becton was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery, leading Becton to move to recuse her office from a charging decision. The arrest occurred a little before 1 a.m. Aug. 29, at a home on East Richmond Heights. A Contra Costa Sheriff’s spokesman said police were called to...
    Attorney General Chris Carr today announced that the office’s Human Trafficking Prosecution Unit has indicted four individuals on human trafficking charges.  A DeKalb County Grand Jury returned the indictment on August 24th, 2021. “We thank the DeKalb County Grand Jury for their careful consideration of the evidence in this case,”...
    A Massachusetts man was sentenced to 40 months in prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. Nicholas Briggs, age 22, of Worcester, was sentenced on Monday, Aug. 30 by U.S. District Court Judge Timothy S. Hillman to prison time as well as three years of supervised release.  According to US Attorney's Office, in May, Briggs...
    It's one of the most iconic paparazzi photos of all time: a jubilant Nicole Kidman throws her arms in the air outside her attorney's office in Los Angeles after finalising her divorce from Tom Cruise in 2001. And Californian writer and producer Liz Maupin decided to recreate the famous image over the weekend as she celebrated her own divorce. Ms Maupin, 34, surprised 30...
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Resigning from office probably didn’t end former Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s legal problems, and no matter what happens next, taxpayers are likely to wind up with a hefty bill. The state has already agreed to pay up to $9.5 million to lawyers representing and investigating Cuomo and his administration over sexual harassment allegations and other matters, according...
    SAN JOSE — In another big blow to the prosecution stemming from the Santa Clara County concealed gun permit bribery scandal, California prosecutors dropped charges against a prominent political fundraiser who had been accused of bribery and participation in a criminal conspiracy. A prosecutor for the state Attorney General’s office told a superior court judge Monday morning he didn’t feel...
    One male was shot and killed by police Sunday in Falls Township, the District Attorney's office said in announcing the investigation. Falls Township police were called to a home on the 400 block of Federal Lane around noon for a domestic disturbance, the DA's office said. A male at the home was pronounced dead at the scene. No officers, or anyone...
    One male was shot and killed by police Sunday in Falls Township, the District Attorney's office said in announcing the investigation. Falls Township police were called to a home on the 400 block of Federal Lane around noon for a domestic disturbance, the DA's office said. A male at the home was pronounced dead at the scene. No officers, or anyone...
    GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4) — A 61-year-old Lakewood woman will not be permitted ownership or breeding of any animals as part of her probation in an animal cruelty case. A Jefferson County judge on Tuesday handed down a five-year probation term to Larysa Pavlona Leuchanka. READ MORE: Douglas Fire Burns South Of Rangley, Sends Smoke Across The Area Leuchanka, as described...
    District Attorneys in California are criticizing Los Angeles County's top prosecutor for not arguing for the continued imprisonment of the man granted parole Friday for the 1968 killing of Robert F. Kennedy.  A two-member board voted in favor of releasing Sirhan Sirhan for the fatal shooting of Kennedy at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles moments after Kennedy delivered a...
    Are Katie Thurston and Blake Moynes Joining Season 30 of ‘DWTS’? Affirm Soars on Amazon Partnership to Split Up Big Purchases The Pasadena Police Department has turned over the Trevor Bauer case to the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, leaving prosecutors to decide whether the Dodgers pitcher should be charged with a crime after an “extensive investigation” by police....
    MEXICO CITY. During a search carried out in Iztapalapa by the Attorney General’s Office, the Secretariat of Citizen Security and the Secretariat of National Defense, drugs were seized and nine drug dealers were arrested. Personnel from the Attorney General’s Office (FGJ), together with elements from the Secretariat of Citizen Security (SSC), both from Mexico City, with the support of personnel...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Sirhan Sirhan, the man convicted of assassinating Sen. Robert F. Kennedy in 1968, will make his 16th bid for parole Friday, but it will be his first without opposition from the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. (credit: California Department Of Corrections And Rehabilitation) Sirhan Sirhan has served more than 50 years in prison after being...
    A staff attorney for Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey was arrested for child solicitation. Chase Tristian Espy was charged with child solicitation by computer/electronic solicitation of a child, a Class B felony, and immediately fired from Ivey's staff, reported AL.com. "The allegations against Mr. Espy are serious, tragic and shocking," the governor's office said in a statement. "While he was employed...
    CHICAGO -- Jussie Smollett's attorneys cannot call as a witness the Chicago prosecutor whose office dropped initial charges accusing the actor of staging a racist, anti-gay attack on himself in 2019, a judge ruled Thursday.Smollett's attorneys also cannot mention various lawsuits linked to his case, Cook County Judge James Linn said. But Linn said they can tell jurors about an...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Allegheny County District Attorney has responded to the imminent closure of the Shuman Juvenile Detention Center. District Attorney Stephen Zappala says his office wasn’t advised or consulted on the implications of the closure. Zappala’s full statement is below. “We have been aware of management issues regarding the Shuman Center for quite...
    The New York state’s ethics oversight commission on Thursday called on New York Attorney General Letitia James to investigate the identity of the person who may have illegally leaked information from a 2019 closed-door meeting to then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo,  according to reports. The alleged leak disclosed details relating to a vote on a potential criminal probe into former Cuomo aide...
    An Orange County Superior Court judge has agreed to drastically scale back criminal charges against a Newport Beach doctor and his girlfriend once accused of drugging and raping a series of women, setting the stage for a high-profile prosecution that had become entangled in heated political battles and derailed by unexpected legal roadblocks. On Thursday, Aug. 26, Judge Frank Ospino...
    PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota attorney general says he’ll remain in office despite no contest pleas in crash that killed pedestrian. Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, written or redistributed.
    The headlines read as though they were written by protesters who routinely demonstrated outside the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Why I Don’t Trust Prosecutors. When Police And Prosecutors Are Partners in Crime. When Innocence Is Inconvenient. Unsparingly criticizing the nation’s largest prosecutor’s office, the accompanying essays accused the agency of a smorgasbord of malfeasance: racial...
    WASHINGTON (KDKA) – They were promised tasty tacos and salty margaritas but attendees of a recent taco festival say it only left them with a sour taste in their mouths. The “Yinzer Taco And Margarita Fest” that took place in Washington at the Washington Wild Things Baseball Park this past weekend had been described as “nothing as advertised.” ...
    Los Angeles prosecutors for the first time have decided not to oppose the release of Sirhan Sirhan, the man convicted of assassinating Sen. Robert F. Kennedy in 1968. The Washington Post reported that Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón’s office is remaining neutral in the case and will not be present at Sirhan's parole hearing on Friday. While prosecutors...
    By Jill Serjeant | Reuters LOS ANGELES – Porn actor Ron Jeremy on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to more than 30 counts of sexual assault, including 12 of rape, in the Los Angeles area over a 23 year period. The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office said Jeremy was indicted by a grand jury last week on the charges, which involve...
    Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's (R) office cleared him of allegations that he accepted bribes Tuesday, writing in a report that his actions were "lawful, and consistent with his legal duties." The 374-page document stated that the multitude of misconduct allegations against Paxton were "either factually incorrect or legally deficient." In November of last year, Paxton was sued by a group...
    (CNN)Three New York district attorneys' offices are urging the state attorney general's office either to delay or withhold from publicly releasing transcripts and other materials from its investigation that found former Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, concerned that doing so now may "hinder" their ongoing criminal investigations, according to documents obtained by CNN."While I respect the right of...