Homicide

Alessandra Mondolfi holds a sign against AR-15 weapons as she yells, "No More" during a protest against guns on the steps of the Broward County Federal courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, is charged with killing 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
February 17, 2018 - 6:35 pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the school shooting that killed 17 people in Florida (all times local): 6:35 p.m. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with local officials about the Florida school shooting, offering condolences and support. The White House says in a statement that Trump called...
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February 16, 2018 - 5:53 pm
BENTON, Ky. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy accused of opening fire inside his Kentucky high school will be tried as an adult on murder charges. Gabriel Ross Parker was indicted on two murder charges and 14 assault charges for the Jan. 23 shootings at Marshall County High School. Two 15-year-old students...
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The hearse carrying Meadow Pollack, a victim of the Wednesday shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, arrives at the Star of David Funeral Chapel in North Lauderdale, Fla., Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
February 16, 2018 - 4:41 pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the school shooting that killed 17 people in Florida (all times local): 4:20 p.m. A sheriff says his office received about 20 calls in the past few years about Nikolas Cruz, the suspect accused of killing 17 people at high school in Parkland, Florida. Sheriff...
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February 16, 2018 - 3:57 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A man convicted in the shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith has appealed the conviction and 25-year-sentence arising from a confrontation after a 2016 traffic collision. Cardell Hayes was convicted of manslaughter in December 2016 in Smith's death and of...
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February 16, 2018 - 2:18 pm
YORK, S.C. (AP) — A man is suing police in South Carolina for a chase that led to a fatal crash that killed his wife in 2016. The Herald of Rock Hill reported that William Bartell has sued York County, the city of Rock Hill, the Rock Hill Police Department, the former mayor, the police chief and...
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A Hilliard, Ohio, K-9 unit stands outside St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Westerville, Ohio, before funeral services for Westerville police officers Anthony Morelli and Eric Joering Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. The two veteran officers were shot after entering a residence Saturday. The officers returned fire, wounding 30-year-old Quentin Smith, who has been charged with aggravated murder and remains hospitalized. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)
February 16, 2018 - 2:16 pm
WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police chief says two veteran officers shot and killed last weekend were true heroes because they spent years working for others and their community. Hundreds of officers from across the nation are among the mourners at Friday's funeral in the Columbus suburb of...
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February 16, 2018 - 8:51 am
MCCORMICK, S.C. (AP) — Four men have been arrested in the shooting deaths of two men at a South Carolina bar last year. The State Law Enforcement Division said that 27-year-old Travis Rashad Freeman of Spartanburg and 22-year-old Jesse Cashawn Freeman III of McCormick have been charged with murder...
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Students gather during a vigil at Pine Trails Park for the victims of the Wednesday shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Thursday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
February 15, 2018 - 11:12 pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly school shooting at a Florida high school (all times local): 11 p.m. The 17 people killed in the Florida high school shooting have been remembered at a candlelight vigil attended by at least 1,000 people. There was a moment of silence and the victims'...
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February 15, 2018 - 9:22 pm
SEBEWAING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on a suspected double murder-suicide at a Michigan home (all times local): 8:20 p.m. Michigan authorities have identified members of a family killed in a suspected double murder-suicide. Sebewaing police Chief Bill Owens says they were 61-year-old Bob Bonini, his...
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A video monitor shows school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz, left, making an appearance before Judge Kim Theresa Mollica in Broward County Court, Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Cruz is accused of opening fire Wednesday at the school killing more than a dozen people and injuring several. (Susan Stocker/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP, Pool)
February 15, 2018 - 8:48 pm
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to carrying out one of the nation's deadliest school shootings and carried extra ammunition in his backpack, according to a sheriff's department report released Thursday...
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