Sacramento, California – California governor blocks parole for Charles Manson followers Patricia Krenwinkel On Friday, more than five decades after she scribbled “Helter Skelter” on a wall using the blood of one of their victims. Featured video from a previous report. Governor Gavin Newsom said Krenwinkel, now 74, remains too risky to release to public safety. “Ms. Krenwinkel fully accepted Mr. Manson’s racist and prophetic ideologies,” Newsom said. “Mrs. Krenwinkel was not only a victim of Mr. Manson’s abuse. She was also an important contributor to the violence and tragedy…Read More
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Despite ‘defunding’ claims, police funding has increased in many U.S. cities!
In Los Angeles, the county mayor said local residents are at risk because “Withholding funding has consequences,” despite his agency budget being over $250 million. Sheriff Alex Villanueva is not alone in suggesting to voters that crime has risen because Democrats have halted funding for police agencies after nationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd by a police officer in Minneapolis in 2020. Politicians, analysts, and police chiefs across the country are repeating the idea as they address concerns about crime heading toward Election Day. The truth is, in…Read More
Child abuse: Foster mother Sharon Angela Cooper, 57, arrested on felony charges of injury to a child after foster son made outcry!
Cypress, Texas (KTRK) – A woman has been arrested for allegedly injuring her 11-year-old adopted child, which sparked a protest at the school, according to Harris County 5 officials. The video above is from the 24/7 live broadcast on ABC13. Representatives have arrested Sharon Angela Cooper, 57, on felony child injury charges after her adopted son arrived at school and told a guidance counselor that he was assaulted by Cooper, according to officials. There was a review of the victim’s injuries, and officials also viewed a video of the alleged…Read More
Harris County murder-suicide: Man shoots ex-girlfriend before turning gun on himself at home on Rain Willow Court, deputies say!
Harris County, Texas (KTRK) – A 23-year-old woman was shot dead in her bedroom in southwest Harris County in what appeared to be a murder and suicide, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. According to MPs, on Sunday, the victim, whom the family identifies as Tamara Sawyer, was contacted by her ex-boyfriend on and off since high school. “He called her earlier today, and then at about 3 p.m., he showed up, and he (Sawyer) let him in,” the HCSO’s sergeant said. Greg Pinkins said. Family members said she…Read More
Drive-by shooting: Man shot in the leg while walking by Wesley Gardens Apartments in southwest Houston near S Braeswood!
Houston, Texas (KTRK) – The Houston Police Department is investigating a speeding car shooting that injured a man in southwest Houston on Friday. Police said the shooting occurred at approximately 10:45 p.m. at 8700 Block in Justin Lane, near Pricewood Street. Upon arrival, officers found a man with a bullet wound to the leg. HPD officers said they provided assistance by placing a tourniquet until paramedics arrived. The man was said to have been walking past the Wesley Gardens condominium complex when an unidentified car drove past it, opened fire…Read More
Westheimer hit-and-run: Family of Army vet Jerry Young asks for help in identifying person responsible who struck him with car!
Houston, Texas (KTRK) – An army veteran was killed while walking through Westheimer Road, and his family is asking for the public’s help in determining who is responsible. On Friday, September 16, Houston police officers were called to Building 8800 of Westheimer Rd. At approximately 5:15 a.m., officers determined that the veteran, known as Jerry Young, was trying to cross the street with his walk before he was injured. Young is said to have been hit by a vehicle and towed for more than a mile. Investigators said the driver…Read More
Transgender woman murdered: Jermal Richards linked to November 2020 killing of Asia Foster in southwest Houston, records state!
Houston, Texas (KTRK) – Two years after the murder of a 22-year-old transgender woman, Houston police arrested a suspect Thursday. Jermal Richards, 32, is now charged with the murder of Asia Foster after he dumped her body on a side road west of the Houston Galleria in November 2020. “I just want him to pass the time,” said Bird Foster, Asia’s mother. “I want to see him wake up every day behind bars. He has to see him every day, the rest of this life.” On Thursday, Asya’s mother and…Read More
Niecy Nash-Betts is the newest, oldest agent in ‘The Rookie: Feds’!
The spin-off, “The Rookie: Feds,” has a new FBI agent in town, and according to Niecy Nash-Betts, she’s the academy’s “oldest and newest rookie.” Nash Bates reprises her role as Simon Clarke and serves as executive producer for the new series, which branched off from “Rookie.” It is captured from its current fourth season, as Officer John Nolan (Nathan Fillion) and the Los Angeles Division of the FBI enlist Clark’s help when one of her former students is a suspect in a terrorist attack. Felix Solis plays Special Agent Matthew…Read More
Leawood hit-and-run: Pedro Alberto Hernandez, 52,charged with murder after running over 6-year-old 3 times, records say!
Houston, Texas (KTRK) – Officials say a 6-year-old was killed after a man ran over him three times and told police he had been drinking on Saturday evening. Pedro Alberto Hernandez, 52, is charged with murder and a third DWI crime. According to records, in Building 9700 of Leawood Boulevard, the boy was with his grandfather walking through a parking lot when he was injured. Grandpa yelled at Hernandez, who then allegedly stopped the child, held it back up, and then ran over the child again, causing one of the…Read More
Jahson Albert sentenced to 10 years for fatal crash that killed 19-year-old Jackie Pleytez near Spring High School, records show!
Houston, Texas (KTRK) – Records show that a man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a crash that killed a 19-year-old girl in 2019 while she was driving to get ice cream. The video above is from a previous report. A jury convicted Albert Yahson, whose age is not known, of manslaughter on Friday, the documents said. Harris County 4 deputies said in October 2019, when Jackie Blitz was sitting at a red light near Spring High School when Albert came speeding through other cars. RELATED: A family…Read More