FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2017 file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington is seen at sunset. In a 5-4 decision Friday, The Supreme Court says police generally need a search warrant if they want to track criminal suspects' movements by collecting information about where they've used their cellphones. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
June 22, 2018 - 6:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been, the Supreme Court ruled Friday in a big victory for privacy interests in the digital age. The justices' 5-4 decision marks a big change in how police may obtain information that phone...
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This undated photo provided by the Wyandotte County Sheriff's office shows Antoine Fielder. The 30-year-old man was charged Friday, June 22, 2018, in the shooting deaths of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were transporting him between a courthouse and jail. The Wyandotte County District Attorney's office announced charges against Fielder, 30, but didn't immediately specify what he is charged with. A news conference was scheduled for later Friday afternoon. (Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office via AP)
June 22, 2018 - 6:27 pm
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 30-year-old inmate was charged Friday with capital murder in the shooting deaths of two Kansas sheriff's deputies who were overpowered by him while they were trying to move him between a courthouse and jail. Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree announced that...
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June 21, 2018 - 1:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say two people blew up an ATM inside a Philadelphia business during an unsuccessful theft attempt. City police say the explosion occurred around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday inside a beer distributorship. They say video shows a woman placing the device into the ATM. She was...
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Photo of the alleged M&T Bank Robber on Main Street in Buffalo (Photo via Buffalo Police)
June 20, 2018 - 1:40 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating a robbery that happened on Wednesday morning at an M&T Bank. The suspect, whose photo was provided to WBEN by Buffalo Police, robbed the bank at 1877 Main Street at 9:30 a.m. The suspect passed a note then took an unknown amount of money...
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June 11, 2018 - 5:18 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A 50-year-old New York City man has been indicted in the fatal robbery of an elderly Lehman College professor. Manhattan prosecutors said Monday that Matthew Lee was charged with murder and robbery in the death of 87-year-old Young Kun Kim, of Manhattan. Information on Lee's...
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Baltimore Police Department shows Wayne Jenkins. Jenkins, the former leader of the department's disbanded Gun Trace Task Force who pleaded guilty in a corruption case in January, is scheduled to appear at a sentencing hearing Thursday, June 7, 2018. (Baltimore Police Department via AP, File)
June 07, 2018 - 7:07 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) — A former leader of a corrupt Baltimore police unit has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release. U.S. District Judge Catherine Blake handed down the punishment Thursday to 37-year-old former Gun Trace Task Force leader Sgt. Wayne...
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May 30, 2018 - 12:15 pm
Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) Town of Tonawanda Police say three teens are under arrest after a weekend robbery. Police say an 18 year old victim told them he was in the backyard of a house on Bathurst Saturday night with three other males when one of them lifted up his shirt displayed what appeared to be a...
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May 29, 2018 - 6:05 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal panel has again denied parole to Mutulu Shakur, mastermind of a lethal 1981 Brinks robbery and stepfather of slain rapper Tupac Shakur. Mutulu Shakur led a revolutionary group responsible for a series of armed robberies in New York and Connecticut, including the 1981...
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Elma, NY (WBEN) - The Erie County Sheriff's Department says they are investigating fourteen separate burglary incidents that occurred in Elma over the weekend. Police say the crimes happened sometime between Saturday and Monday. A subject or subjects entered vehicles, some were unlocked, and stole...
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May 20, 2018 - 3:54 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old boy posing as a police officer was arrested for snatching a legally blind man's wallet in a Manhattan subway station — while pretending to help him. His mother turned the baby-faced youth in to police on Sunday, nearly a week after he fled the station at...
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