Stories tagged: arrest
UPDATED: THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017, 7:32 P.M.
Israel arrests hacker linked to threats on U.S. Jewish centers
Israeli police on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers and other institutions in the U.S., …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017, 11:22 A.M.
Man arrested over threats to Jewish institutions nationwide
A jilted ex-boyfriend is behind at least eight of the scores of threats made against Jewish Community Centers nationwide, plus a bomb threat to New York’s Anti-Defamation League, in an …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 2:41 P.M.
Women arrested, accused of scalding 5-year-old niece
Authorities say a 27-year-old woman was arrested after investigators determined she abused and scalded her 5-year-old niece.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 7:10 P.M.
Detained Mexican in Seattle pushed into immigration debate
Lawyers for 23-year-old Daniel Ramirez Medina say he was asleep in a suburban Seattle house last week morning when immigration agents showed up to arrest his father, who authorities described …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 9:58 A.M.
Portland police arrest 2 accused of Trump-protest vandalism
Portland police detectives have arrested two young men accused of damaging businesses during November’s post-election riot in the Pearl District.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 8:24 A.M.
Child care employee charged with rape of 5-year-old girl
A man employed at a Gig Harbor child care center has been charged with four counts of child rape involving a 5-year-old student.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 11:55 A.M.
Skiers face fines, charges for skiing in closed terrain
Two skiers at Crystal Mountain Resort face fines of up to $1,000 after ducking under a rope and skiing in an area closed due to avalanche danger.
SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 10:53 P.M.
NYPD says DNA evidence led to arrest in strangling case
DNA evidence, some of it matching what was found beneath the victim’s fingernails, led investigators to make an arrest in last summer’s strangling of a woman who encountered her killer …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2016, 11:19 A.M.
Man suspected of ties to Berlin attacker detained in Germany
German prosecutors said Wednesday that they have detained a Tunisian man they think may have been involved in last week’s truck attack on a Christmas market in Berlin.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 10:45 A.M.
Second teen charged in fatal Gresham stabbing
GRESHAM, Ore. – A second teenager has been arrested in the stabbing death of a man at a Gresham’s Main City Park. Gresham police say the 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday …
THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2016, 4:07 P.M.
19 arrests, 44 pounds of methamphetamine seized in drug ring
Authorities say 19 people have been arrested and 44 pounds of methamphetamine was seized in connection with a drug distribution ring south of Seattle.
THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2016, 7:23 A.M.
Parents of skeletal, infected infant twins arrested in ‘worst case of child abuse’
When a 9-month-old girl was taken to an Oklahoma hospital, a strand of hair was wrapped around her finger so tightly that the finger had become infected and skin had …
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 9:52 A.M.
Suspect arrested in shooting of 2 Georgia officers
Investigators say they’ve arrested a man suspected of shooting and wounding two Georgia police officers.
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 7:59 A.M.
Police: Student with guns on rooftop arrested during dance
Authorities say a high school student who was on the rooftop of a school with weapons during a dance east of Portland was arrested.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 2:52 P.M.
Macaw poses in man’s mug shot after unlucky court appearance
A 4-year-old macaw named “Bird” is an instant celebrity after appearing in a booking mug shot in Oregon with his unfortunate owner.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 7:29 A.M.
Europol announces 5 arrests in ‘unprecedented’ cybercrime op
Europol says five arrests have been made in connection with a massive operation aimed at knocking out a cybercrime group accused of inflicting hundreds of millions of euros in losses …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 3:06 P.M.
Three men arrested on suspicion of robbing marijuana dispensary
Portland police have arrested three men on suspicion of robbing a marijuana dispensary after officers responded to a security alarm.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 7:51 A.M.
China construction collapse kills 74 workers; 13 people detained in investigation
Chinese authorities said they detained 13 people over the collapse of scaffolding at a power plant construction site that killed 74 workers in one of China’s most serious industrial accidents …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 7:37 A.M.
Ohio troopers find drugs wrapped as Christmas gifts in SUV
The State Highway Patrol says troopers found 71 pounds of marijuana and other drugs wrapped as Christmas gifts in a vehicle that was stopped for a driving violation in northwest …
MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2016, 7:40 A.M.
France: 7 arrested in anti-terror raids, attack thwarted
French anti-terrorism police have arrested seven people in Strasbourg and Marseille who had been plotting an attack on France for several months, the interior minister said Monday.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 7:56 A.M.
$600,000 damage to Portland school results in arrest of 5 teens
Portland police say officers have arrested five teenagers in connection with vandalism at a high school that caused nearly $600,000 in damage.
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 2:42 P.M.
Police in El Salvador arrest former President Tony Saca
Former Salvadoran President Tony Saca was arrested Saturday for alleged illicit enrichment, unlawful association and money laundering, prosecutors said.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 11:54 A.M.
SkyWest pilot suspected drunk, arrested in South Dakota
Police in South Dakota have arrested the pilot of a SkyWest Airlines plane on suspicion of being under the influence of alcohol.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 16, 2016
Amy Goodman: Journalism is not a crime
Many have said that journalism is the first draft of history. In the past 20 years, a hallmark of the “Democracy Now!” news hour has been our coverage of movements, …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 8, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Seattle police arrest man sought in 2012 shooting
Seattle police say they’ve arrested a man who has been wanted for the past four years for a shooting in the city’s Central District.
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 3:06 P.M.
Video shows LAPD officer kicking and punching in controversial arrest
The video shows a Los Angeles police officer rushing toward the middle of the South L.A. street where two officers were holding a man on the ground.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 12:35 P.M.
Portland police arrest armed man who watched them for months
Authorities say a 39-year-old man was arrested after officers who noticed him monitoring a Portland police precinct found weapons and ammunition in his vehicle.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2016, 11:15 A.M.
Feds bust drug ring that labeled containers as sea cucumbers
An international drug ring that used containers labeled “sea cucumbers” to send millions of dollars’ worth of cocaine, heroin and fentanyl to western New York via California and Mexico has …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 3, 2016, 7:23 P.M.
Tip leads to seizure of 27 guns at residence near Moses Lake
Police say they’ve arrested a man after a tip led them to find 27 illegally-owned guns, including a sawed-off shotgun with an altered serial number, at a residence in Central …
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016, 10:58 A.M.
Montel Williams detained in Germany over medical marijuana
A spokesman for Montel Williams says the television personality was detained by customs officials at an airport in Germany after inadvertently leaving prescription marijuana powder in his luggage.