Topics :: crime
By John Riley | Wednesday Mar 6, 2013
The trial of the now-former Marine accused of stabbing a fellow Marine during an altercation in D.C.’s Barracks Row neighborhood in April has been postponed.
By Peter Hernandez | Tuesday Feb 19, 2013
As cellphone thefts continue to surge citywide, Supervisor Scott Wiener convened a hearing and heard from city officials who said they are aware of the "alarming" rise in robberies but presented limited options to deter the frequency.
By Tom Kilduff | Sunday Jan 13, 2013
Former disc jockey and outspoken LGBT personality Jon Zuckman is facing an eviction hearing next week after a long simmering feud with his landlord centered on bed bugs in his apartment.
By Seth Hemmelgarn | Saturday Jan 12, 2013
The San Francisco Police Department will no longer take photographs of condoms or mention them in police reports in prostitution cases, ending the city’s practice of using condoms as evidence in such cases.
By John Riley | Sunday Dec 30, 2012
An anti-gay lawmaker from Anne Arundel County who once spearheaded an attempt to impeach Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler (D) is facing five charges stemming from an August boat crash that injured himself and six others, including four children.
By John Riley | Wednesday Dec 19, 2012
In granting the continuance, Roberts said that each side would have more opportunity for discovery.
By John Riley | Monday Dec 10, 2012
The lawyer for Michael Poth, the Marine accused of stabbing and killing a fellow Marine in a confrontation that may have included anti-gay elements, filed two motions Nov. 29 to suppress evidence and statements obtained after Poth was arrested.
By Conswella Bennett | Thursday Dec 6, 2012
A Georgia lesbian was found dead in her vehicle on Dec. 4, after being missing since Nov. 19. The city of McDonough is investigating the cause of death.
By Ryan Dixon | Monday Nov 26, 2012
Michael Walters, known as one of the world’s premier Dame Edna impersonators, had a rather turbulent night while hosting the costume contest outside of the Alibi on Halloween night.
By John Riley | Sunday Nov 18, 2012
The man accused of fatally stabbing Deoni Jones, a transgender woman, at a Northeast D.C. bus stop in February pleaded not guilty this morning to a charge of first-degree murder while armed.