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Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: President Obama Finally Comments On Hometown’s Murders

After months of criticism and complaining President Obama finally reacts to the horrific crime rate and record-breaking murder rate in Chicago.

08/15/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

File photo of crime scene tape. (Photo by John Li/Getty Images)

Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash Mobs

Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.

08/02/2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

File photo of a pond (Photo Credit: CARL DE SOUZA / AFP / GettyImages)

Suspect Flees Into Pond, Realizes He Can’t Swim

A 29-year-old man has been arrested after West Valley City police say he jumped into a pond during a police chase before realizing he couldn’t swim.

05/29/2012

File photo of a police cruiser outside of a crime scene. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Middle School Student Held In Attempted Murder Of Own Mother

Law enforcement officials now suspect it was the third time in a matter of hours the teens — two girls and a boy — had tried to kill the mother, possibly because she was strict with a curfew and critical of the girl’s friends.

05/23/2012

Rhoshii Wells (L) throws a left punch to the chest of Alejandro "Terra" Garcia in the WBA Super Welterweight Championship on May 21, 2005 (Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images)

Vegas Man Gets 21 To Life In Olympic Boxer Slaying

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 29-year-old man was sentenced to 21 years to life in state prison in the slaying of 1996 Olympic bronze medal boxer Rhoshii Wells in a Las Vegas apartment courtyard. Senior […]

05/02/2012

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Crime Down In The Valley

Crime is on the decline in southern Nevada.

02/07/2012

Photo of robbery suspect Leah Efay Davis (L) (Photo by Provo Police Department) and photo of actress Keshia Knight Pulliam (R), who played Rudy Huxtable on "The Cosby Show." (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Police: Thief Claims To Be Rudy Huxtable From ‘Cosby Show’

A woman arrested by Provo Police for stealing almost $600 in merchandise from an area J.C. Penney told authorities that she was Rudy Huxtable, a fictitious character from popular sitcom “The Cosby Show.”

01/04/2012

File photo of a chalk outline. (Photo: OLIVER LANG/AFP/Getty Images)

NAACP, ACLU Want Probes Of Vegas Police Slaying

The NAACP in Las Vegas wants a federal probe and the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada is calling for an independent investigation of a police shooting that killed an unarmed 43-year-old Gulf War veteran behind the wheel of his car in a Las Vegas condominium complex.

12/14/2011

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