DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — Video clips show that a man who died in a Georgia jail suffered inhumane treatment in the final hours before he died from complications of dehydration while being held on...
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — An autopsy has determined that an Arkansas man found dead after an exchange of gunfire with a southwest Missouri sheriff's deputy died of a self-inflicted wound.
PLAINVILLE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in a western Kansas shooting death has killed himself after law enforcement interviewed him.
NY schools first to have ‘red flag’ petition power on guns
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Schools across New York began the academic year with a new tool intended to prevent student suicides and violence: the ability to ask a court to remove a troubled person's...
The Latest: LA prosecutor, wife, son dead in shooting
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of three people in an apparent murder-suicide (all times local):
Authorities have identified family members they believe were...
3 dead in apparent Los Angeles murder-suicide
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say three people have died in an apparent murder-suicide in a Northridge home.
Police say they were called to the house at around 10 a.m. Wednesday and...
Apparent murder-suicide leaves 2 dead in Louisiana
SCHRIEVER, La. (AP) — Two people are dead after an apparent murder-suicide in Louisiana.
The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Ronald Johnson admitted to relatives that he...
Handcuffed man breaks free from deputies, jumps to his death
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities pulled a Nevada man back from the edge of a Northern California casino parking garage and handcuffed him as a suicide risk before he broke free and jumped to...
Deaths of New Brighton couple ruled murder-suicide
NEW BRIGHTON, Minn. (AP) — The Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office has ruled the deaths of two people in New Brighton a murder-suicide.
Agency recommends firing of Chicago officer who shot friend
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police oversight agency has recommended the firing of an officer who shot and severely injured his friend after a long night of heavy drinking then lied about what...
3 bodies found in Tennessee home in apparent murder-suicide
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say a man is suspected of fatally shooting his wife and grandson before killing himself.
Metropolitan Nashville Police said on Twitter that the...
Idaho inmate dies after being found unresponsive in cell
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho prison officials say an inmate found hanging in his cell in late August has died at a Boise hospital.
The Idaho Department of Correction said Saturday that...
Coroner rules deaths in Northeast Columbia a murder-suicide
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities have identified two people found shot to death in a Northeast Columbia home.
The State reports Richland County Coroner Gary Watts identified...
Sheriff: Man fatally shot mother, pets, himself
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a woman, her son and two pets were found dead in a home in what police believe was a homicide-suicide in southern Oregon.
Sheriff: Alabama dad killed son then self, as he vowed to do
NAUVOO, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama sheriff says a man killed his son, sent a picture of it on social media and then killed himself when a deputy arrived.
California hotel death investigated as suicide
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The death of a woman in a chemical incident that sickened nine other people at a Silicon Valley hotel is being investigated as a suicide.
Police officer injured in collision with Caltrans vehicle
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California police officer was injured when his patrol car collided with a Caltrans truck on a freeway that had been shut down as a woman threatened...
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1 dead, 8 sick in hazmat incident at San Jose hotel
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say one woman has died and eight people have been sickened in a hazmat incident Saturday at a Northern California hotel.
2 adults, child found dead in apparent Texas murder-suicide
HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities in Houston say three people are dead, including a child, in what investigators believe is a murder-suicide.
Investigators say a married couple and their 5-year-old...
Suit settled in teen suicide that led to Illinois law change
CHICAGO (AP) — The case of a suburban Chicago teenager who killed himself after being confronted at his high school about whether he made a video of himself having sex with a classmate raised...
3 bodies found in Oklahoma home in apparent murder-suicide
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Police in suburban Oklahoma City say two men and a woman were found dead inside a home in what's being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide.
Death of California condemned inmate investigated as suicide
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) — California authorities say they're investigating a condemned inmate's death as a suicide.
They said Friday that 48-year-old Aswad Pops was found dead Thursday at...
Sheriff: Louisiana inmate found dead from alleged suicide
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana sheriff's office says an inmate was found dead in a parish jail from an apparent suicide.
News outlets report staff at West Baton Rouge Parish jail found...
‘Coward’: Epstein accusers pour out their anger in court
NEW YORK (AP) — One by one, 16 women who say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein poured out their anger Tuesday, lashing out at him as a coward and a manipulator, after a judge gave them...
Coroner: Autopsy finds Georgia judge fatally shot himself
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia coroner says an appeals court judge who was found dead from a gunshot over the weekend killed himself.
Dougherty County Coroner Michael Fowler told a news...
Man and estranged wife dead in Providence murder-suicide
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence police say a man shot and killed his estranged wife before fleeing to another building and killing himself.
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Correction: Red Flag Laws story
In a story Aug. 24 about red flag laws, The Associated Press reported erroneously that an officer was fatally shot by a man while serving a warrant to take his guns away last year under Maryland's...
Court: Attorney can’t claim immunity in wrongful conviction
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that a former Kansas county prosecutor does not have absolute immunity in lawsuits filed by a man who spent nearly 16 years in prison for a...
Man convicted of aiding in roommate’s suicide
NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) — A jury in New Hampshire has convicted a man of helping his roommate kill himself by bringing him a gun and advising him on how to use it.
Epstein may have gamed the system from beyond the grave
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The will that Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more than $577 million in assets into a trust fund that could make it more...
Judge tells jail to improve conditions for Epstein cellmate
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A judge ordered a federal jail on Wednesday to improve housing conditions for one of Jeffrey Epstein's former cellmates, who wanted to be moved out of the lockup because...
California mother suspected of killing 2 daughters
ONTARIO, Calif. (AP) — An infant and her teenage sister found dead at their California home are believed to have been killed by their mother, who left two suicide notes and was unresponsive in a...
Coroner: Leader of large organic food scheme dies by suicide
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Missouri farmer blamed for running the largest organic food fraud scheme in U.S. history has died by suicide, weeks before he was to report to federal prison to begin...
Officials say no misconduct in suicide death of teen inmate
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Officials say an investigation has found no misconduct by employees at the Oklahoma County Jail in the death of a teenage inmate who apparently took his own life.
2 dead in apparent murder-suicide in upstate NY
MAMAKATING, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York woman was fatally shot by her male employer before he took his own life.
Police found 33-year-old Ashley Greene dead Monday behind her home in...
Records: Epstein signed will 2 days before jailhouse suicide
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a long battle over the financier's...
3 killed in Beaumont murder-suicide
BEAUMONT, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a shooting at a Southern California home that killed three people last week was a murder-suicide.
Police say it appears 45-year-old Bradley Wallace...
US sued over Honduran man’s suicide after family separation
HOUSTON (AP) — A new lawsuit blames the Trump administration's family separations for the death by suicide of a Honduran father after being separated from his 3-year-old child.
Epstein’s purported madam now a focus in sex abuse cases
MIAMI (AP) — She's been called Jeffrey Epstein's madam, the woman who recruited girls for his sexual appetites, and at times his social planner and household organizer in places ranging from New...
Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's medical examiner ruled Jeffrey Epstein's death a suicide Friday, confirming after nearly a week of speculation that the financier faced with sex trafficking charges...
Indiana man convicted in teen’s slaying takes life in prison
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A man convicted in the previously unsolved 1998 killing of an Indiana teenager has taken his life in state prison.
Death of man found near suicide victim investigated
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the shooting death of a South Dakota man who was found next to a woman who officials say committed suicide in western...
Police officer kills himself, 9th NYPD suicide this year
NEW YORK (AP) — An off-duty veteran New York city police officer killed himself on Wednesday, becoming the ninth police officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said.
For inmates like Epstein, suicide watch is meant to be short
NEW YORK (AP) — Suicide is such a constant concern at federal jails that guards have ready access to "the stick," a wooden pole with a sharpened blade at the end that's used to cut down inmates if...
Mother, son dead in apparent murder-suicide in Des Moines
DES MOINES, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a mother and son were found shot to death outside a Des Moines residence in what police are investigating as a murder-suicide.
The Latest: Judge asks for details about Epstein jail injury
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the aftermath of Jeffrey Epstein's death (all times local):
The judge in a criminal case against Jeffrey Epstein has pressed the warden for...
2 guards suspended and warden reassigned after Epstein death
NEW YORK (AP) — The warden at the federal jail where Jeffrey Epstein took his own life over the weekend was removed Tuesday and two guards who were supposed to be watching the financier were...