Rape Kits Rotting in Shutdown Illinois Police Dept. Outraged Sheriff; Hundreds of Guns Also Unguarded
NEW YORK (CBS) The NY Post reports that a pair described as "good ol' country boys" needed no prompting to confess their alleged laundry list of crimes to Port Authority cops in New Jersey.
The big-mouthed men, who were visiting New York from Tennessee, were pulled over when officers noticed their 1994 Acura Integra's tinted windows and missing license plate, according to the Post.Continue »
Austin, Texas, Aug. 18, 2005
Sharon Sedwick calls police to report that there's been a horrible tragedy involving her daughter Jennifer Cave... but when the full enormity of what's taken place hits her she breaks down.Continue »
"I am very sorry for the abuse of the girls," she told Montgomery County Circuit Judge Michael J. Algeo, displaying no emotion. "It haunts me. It haunts me every day."Continue »
William Page Sexually Assaulted 23-Month-Old Daughter, And Let Her Freeze to Death; Guilty of Murder
Page's daughter, Nyia, was found dead in February 2007. Page molested the girl then became angry because she kept removing her diaper. He then left her outside in freezing temperatures. Nyia's body was found in a wooded area of Rankin, Pa., east of Pittsburgh.Continue »
Authorities said the 48-year-old was arrested by Douglas County sheriff's deputies at about 7 a.m. Monday on Interstate 25 near Castle Rock, about 25 miles south of Denver.
Douglas County officials said their dispatch center received several calls from drivers concerned about a marked Colorado State Patrol vehicle driving erratically.Continue »
ORLANDO, Fla. (CBS/AP) The state of Florida will be saddled with much of the bill for defending Casey Anthony, accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter Caylee in the summer of 2008, after a judge ruled that she qualifies as indigent, despite having been paid $200,000 for her personal photographs by ABC News.Continue »
REHOBOTH, Mass. (CBS/AP) Kim Peno, a 38-year-old mother charged with beating her 2-year-old son to death, apparently has a history of mental illness, and reportedly had been off her medication for two weeks before the alleged fatal beating on Friday, said CBS affiliate WBZ.
Peno pleaded not guilty to the charges on Monday, and asked a judge to allow her to attend her son's funeral. The judge turned down her request.