DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Iowa man has been charged in the death of a woman who tumbled off the balcony of a third-floor apartment in February.
West Des Moines police said in a news release that Nathen Cameron, 27, was charged Friday with first-degree murder and domestic assault with strangulation.
NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) — A 44-year-old Tennessee man was arrested Friday and charged with second degree murder in the 2016 death of his daughter who was originally injured when she was an infant in 2001, Vermont State Police said.
TYNDALL, S.D. (AP) — A state prison guard has pleaded not guilty in Bon Homme County court to making terroristic threats and domestic assault.
Christopher Taylor, 29, appeared in court Tuesday to plead to the threat charge.
REDFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police responding to a reported domestic assault in a suburban Detroit community have shot and wounded a man they say pointed a long gun at officers.
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man has been sentenced to life in prison in the stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend's new romantic partner, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Nelson Dearce, 54, of Westerly, was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to second-degree murder and domestic assault with a dangerous weapon in the January 2018 death of Jeremy Lehmann, according to a statement from the office of state Attorney General Peter Neronha.
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia sheriff's office can identify its goat, but Tom Brady need not think he's being challenged.
Henry County Sheriff’s Capt. Scott Barker said it was a goat who helped two deputies flush out a suspect they were chasing on Feb.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man convicted of killing his wife, burying her body and lying to authorities about her whereabouts pleaded guilty Tuesday to child abuse charges involving the couple's young daughter.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis' public safety director said Monday that a police supervisor's mistake — and not a positive test for COVID-19 — was the reason a domestic assault suspect was released from jail before being charged.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — An appeals court has thrown out a domestic assault conviction and extraordinary 72-year prison sentence that followed a stormy trial in federal court in Bay City.
If prosecutors take Michael Lee Johnson to another trial, it will require a different judge, the appeals court said in an unusual step.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police officials are conducting an internal investigation to determine why a man suspected of domestic assault was released from a St. Louis jail without being charged, authorities said Monday.
BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — Police in the Omaha suburb of Bellevue have identified a woman killed over the weekend in a shooting at her home, as well as her husband, who is accused of pulling the trigger.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A domestic assault suspect was freed from jail after testing positive for COVID-19, despite being deemed dangerous enough that prosecutors wanted him held without a chance of bail, the attorney for the St.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — “Home Alone” actor Devin Ratray surrendered to authorities in Oklahoma on Wednesday after he was accused of assaulting his girlfriend, police said.
Ratray, who played older brother Buzz McAllister in the 1990 Christmas movie, was released from jail shortly after his booking on two domestic assault and battery complaints, police said.
MURPHY, N.C. (AP) — Two men from Tennessee are facing charges in North Carolina after a report of domestic assault at a casino led to a $3 million marijuana bust, according to police.
Officers from the Cherokee Indian Police Department responded to Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino in Murphy on Thursday morning.
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Grand Island man who set his wife on fire before stabbing and beating her has avoided jail time after being sentenced to probation.
District Judge Andrew Butler sentenced Giannini Cervantes, 39, on Tuesday to 42 months’ probation for second-degree domestic assault.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Crime dropped during during the pandemic in 2020 in Maine, marking the ninth consecutive annual decline, officials said Monday.
Violent crime dropped 4.9% from 2019, while overall crime declined 6.1%, the Maine Department of Public Safety said.
WIXOM, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit judge was arrested on a domestic assault charge, authorities said.
The alleged incident Wednesday involved Oakland County Judge Kathleen Ryan and a man who had a relationship with her, Wixom police said.
CENTERVILLE, Iowa (AP) — An investigation continues after police officers fatally shot a man near the south-central Iowa town of Centerville.
The shooting happened Sunday after officers received a call about a domestic assault outside of town.
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper who earlier this year helped a woman deliver a baby on the side of a highway was arrested Wednesday on domestic violence charges, the department said.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A Portsmouth police officer is facing a domestic assault charge stemming from an incident at his home in Maine, officials said.
Officer Todd Goodwin is on administrative leave following his arrest Thursday night in South Berwick, Maine, Portsmouth Police Chief Mark Newport said.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Mandaree man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for leading state and federal authorities on a January chase that ended when he and a passenger abandoned a stolen vehicle in Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A man is now charged with assault for allegedly stabbing the mother of his child at a hospital surgery center in Springfield, Missouri.
KYTV-TV reported Monday that Charles D.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police in suburban St. Louis say no one was hurt when a police officer fired his gun at a domestic assault suspect during an arrest.
The shooting happened Tuesday afternoon in an unincorporated area of the county, according to a St.
LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia resident Katie Orndoff was in court to testify at the domestic assault trial of her boyfriend, who was accused of punching her in the face last year. Her reaction when she found out she was the one who'd be going to jail was shock.
MOUNDS VIEW, Minn. (AP) — A male suspect died Wednesday after a Ramsey County sheriff's deputy used an SUV to hit him after he began shooting at officers who were investigating a domestic assault in Mounds View, authorities said.
CHISHOLM, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota state lawmaker's wife is accused of hitting him with a broom handle and threatening him with a knife at their home on the Iron Range over the weekend.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man was convicted of several felonies after the woman he shot in the head testified against him.
The Jackson County Prosecutors Office said Saturday that Louis Watts was found guilty Friday of first-degree domestic assault, unlawful use of a weapon, first-degree burglary, stealing and two counts of armed criminal action
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — A domestic abuse suspect who became combative during a medical call for him early Tuesday in Waukesha has died after officers took him into custody, according to police.
Officers responded to a home in Waukesha about 1 a.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a woman who is charged with fatally shooting her boyfriend one week after she was accused of disabling her electronic monitoring device and fleeing.
SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — A man was charged with murder Friday for allegedly beheading a woman while they were in a car in traffic in suburban Minneapolis.
Prosecutors say Alexis Saborit, 42, attacked America Thayer, 56, on Wednesday afternoon at in intersection in Shakopee.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A man wanted in Tennessee for attempted murder and other charges was arrested Thursday in Florida, the U.S. Marshals Service said.
Jonathan Funches faces charges of criminal attempt first-degree murder, aggravated assault, domestic assault and drug charges in Shelby County, Tennessee, according to a news release from Marshal Tyreece Miller.
SEEKONK, Mass. (AP) — A Warwick judge dismissed domestic assault charges against the Seekonk fire chief and allowed a no-contact order for the person who reported the assault to be lifted on Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Springfield man was convicted Tuesday of killing his pregnant girlfriend and the unborn child.
Derik Osborn was found guilty of two counts of second-degree murder and one count of second-degree domestic assault in the death of Valerie Williams.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz and top state Democratic lawmakers are calling on state Rep. John Thompson to resign following reports of domestic violence allegations in his past.
The four domestic assault cases, spanning a period between 2003 and 2009, included allegations that Thompson punched and choked women, sometimes in the presence of children, the Star Tribune reports.
LAKE SAINT LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — A 47-year-old St. Louis-area man was charged Friday with first-degree assault and other felonies after being wounded in a shootout with police in a lake community.
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man is being charged with domestic assault and child neglect, alongside other charges, after police say he assaulted a woman and threw a baby in a car seat to the ground.
WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts State Police trooper charged with domestic assault over the weekend has been relieved of duty pending an internal department hearing, an agency spokesperson said Monday.
WARREN, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man struck his mother in the face with a hammer, sending her to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.
Kevin Mendes, 34, of Warren, was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of domestic assault with a deadly weapon.
ROGUE RIVER, Ore. (AP) — A person suspected of domestic assault has died in a shooting involving a deputy in southwestern Oregon, according to a news release from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.
A police officer from the Newport Police Department and his K9 sidekick Ozzy have been named the 2020 Team of the Year by the Vermont Police Canines Association.
ELDON, Mo. (AP) — A man who was arrested after allegedly firing a shot at a funeral in central Missouri was attempting to commit a murder-suicide, police said...
MARSHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man with a lengthy criminal history who was on the run for five days after allegedly assaulting a neighbor is going to be held without bail, a judge ruled Thursday...
MARSHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man with a long criminal history who has been on the run for five days after allegedly assaulting a neighbor surrendered to police on Wednesday and is in custody, police said...
MARSHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — Vermont authorities on Sunday continued to look for a man with a long criminal record who allegedly assaulted a neighbor in Marshfield...
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Two Missouri police officers were reprimanded after handcuffing and ticketing a domestic violence victim in an incident that was captured on security video...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police in Lincoln arrested a man in a domestic assault case, accusing him of attacking his girlfriend with a hatchet...
WOODBURN, Ore. (AP) — A man wanted for rape in in Marion County, Oregon, in July has been arrested.
KOIN reports that police in Woodburn arrested Juan David Cardona-Gregorio on Monday...
AYER -- Townsend Selectman Cindy King was arraigned in Ayer District Court Tuesday on two counts of assault and battery and four counts of intimidation of a witness.
King, the Board of Selectmen's vice chairwoman, was charged after a domestic incident that allegedly occurred in her home on Saturday at about 7 p.m.
WILKES-BARRE — The man accused of firebombing the Luzerne County Children and Youth headquarters is standing trial this week for an alleged domestic assault witnessed by his daughter.
Prosecutors allege Phillip Finn, 48, beat his daughter’s mother and threw her off of a porch on Jan.