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Feb 03, 2011 09:50 PM

Mississippi Sheriff's Deputy Indicted for Civil Rights Offenses, Obstruction of Justice

Choctaw County, Mississippi Sheriff's Deputy Billy C. Scott, Jr. was charged in connection with allegedly ordering his police dog to attack a man without any legitimate law enforcement purpose, and ...

Mississippi Sheriff's Deputy Indicted for Civil Rights Offenses, Obstruction of Justice

Choctaw County, Mississippi Sheriff's Deputy Billy C. Scott, Jr. was charged in connection with allegedly ordering his police dog to attack a man without any legitimate law enforcement purpose, and with failing to keep the victim from harm and falsifying a report in order to cover up his misconduct.

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Feb 03, 2011 05:35 PM

FBI Response to Senate Fort Hood Report

The FBI released a statement in response to the report issued by Chairman Joseph Lieberman and Ranking Member Susan Collins, of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, on the events ...

FBI Response to Senate Fort Hood Report

The FBI released a statement in response to the report issued by Chairman Joseph Lieberman and Ranking Member Susan Collins, of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, on the events surrounding the shootings at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009.

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Feb 02, 2011 10:05 PM

Alabama Man Indicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Scott Eric Perry, of Brookwood, Alabama, was indicted on wire fraud and false statement charges related to a more than $1 million mortgage fraud scheme in the Birmingham area.

Alabama Man Indicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Scott Eric Perry, of Brookwood, Alabama, was indicted on wire fraud and false statement charges related to a more than $1 million mortgage fraud scheme in the Birmingham area.

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Feb 02, 2011 09:30 PM

Connecticut Fugitive Arrested in Mexico After 22 Years on the Lam

Adam Zachs, formerly of West Hartford, Connecticut, was arrested in Leon Guanajuato, Mexico. Zachs was convicted of the 1988 murder of a Connecticut man and fled while released on bond in 1989.

Connecticut Fugitive Arrested in Mexico After 22 Years on the Lam

Adam Zachs, formerly of West Hartford, Connecticut, was arrested in Leon Guanajuato, Mexico. Zachs was convicted of the 1988 murder of a Connecticut man and fled while released on bond in 1989.

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Feb 01, 2011 10:15 PM

"Jihad Jane" Pleads Guilty in Plot to Recruit Violent Jihadist Fighters, Commit Murder Overseas

Colleen R. LaRose, aka "Jihad Jane," a U.S. citizen and former resident of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, pled guilty to all counts of a superseding indictment charging her with conspiracy to ...

"Jihad Jane" Pleads Guilty in Plot to Recruit Violent Jihadist Fighters, Commit Murder Overseas

Colleen R. LaRose, aka "Jihad Jane," a U.S. citizen and former resident of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, pled guilty to all counts of a superseding indictment charging her with conspiracy to provide material support to terrorists, conspiracy to kill in a foreign country, making false statements, and attempted identity theft.

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Feb 01, 2011 09:25 PM

New York Broker Indicted for Alleged Role in International Stock Fraud Scheme

Stock broker Gregg M. Berger, of New York, was indicted in Detroit, Michigan for his role in a wide-ranging fraud scheme to illegally "pump-and-dump" thinly traded Chinese and Israeli stocks by using ...

New York Broker Indicted for Alleged Role in International Stock Fraud Scheme

Stock broker Gregg M. Berger, of New York, was indicted in Detroit, Michigan for his role in a wide-ranging fraud scheme to illegally "pump-and-dump" thinly traded Chinese and Israeli stocks by using spam e-mails that promoted the stocks to artificially inflate their prices. The scheme generated $30 million for Berger's co-conspirators and more than $600,000 in commissions for himself.

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Feb 01, 2011 08:00 PM

Iranian National Charged with Illegally Exporting Specialized Metals from U.S. to Iran

Milad Jafari, a citizen and resident of Iran, has been indicted for illegally exporting and attempting to export specialized metals from the United States through companies in Turkey to several ...

Iranian National Charged with Illegally Exporting Specialized Metals from U.S. to Iran

Milad Jafari, a citizen and resident of Iran, has been indicted for illegally exporting and attempting to export specialized metals from the United States through companies in Turkey to several entities in Iran, including some entities that have been sanctioned for involvement in ballistic missile activities.

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Feb 01, 2011 01:00 AM

Third Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime

Andrew Kerber, 22, of Chico, California, pleaded guilty today to violating the civil rights of congregants of Congregation Beth Shalom, a synagogue in Modesto.

Third Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime

Andrew Kerber, 22, of Chico, California, pleaded guilty today to violating the civil rights of congregants of Congregation Beth Shalom, a synagogue in Modesto. According to court documents, in 2006, Kerber and two other men, Abel Mark Gonzalez, 23, and Brian Lewis, 23, defaced and damaged the synagogue.

Kerber admitted that the men spray-painted anti-Semitic and neo-Nazi graffiti on the synagogue's exterior walls. Kerber further admitted that the men spray-painted anti-Christian graffiti and caused other damage to Our Lady of Fatima Church and School and the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation, both located in Modesto.

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Jan 31, 2011 11:40 PM

FBI Offers Reward of Up to $10,000 in Fugitive Hunt

The FBI in Portland, Oregon is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the location and arrest of David Anthony Durham, 43, who is wanted in connection with the January 23 ...

FBI Offers Reward of Up to $10,000 in Fugitive Hunt

The FBI in Portland, Oregon is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the location and arrest of David Anthony Durham, 43, who is wanted in connection with the January 23 shooting of a Lincoln City police officer.

Durham is described as white, 6 feet 3 inches tall, weighing 160 to 185 pounds. He has blue eyes, long brown hair and was last seen wearing full green camouflage clothing, including a long-sleeved shirt, pants and tan or dark-colored boots. He was also seen wearing a dark-colored beret.

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Jan 31, 2011 09:05 PM

Three Arrested in Connection With Crime Spree

Three Houston-area residents have been indicted and arrested in connection with a crime spree targeting area convenience stores and fast food restaurants. According to the indictment, Robert Lee ...

Three Arrested in Connection With Crime Spree

Three Houston-area residents have been indicted and arrested in connection with a crime spree targeting area convenience stores and fast food restaurants. According to the indictment, Robert Lee White, 24, John Wesley Batiste, Jr., 23, and Savana Marie Miller, 25, all of Beaumont, committed 11 armed robberies during a 40-day crime spree that began on Oct. 22, 2010.

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