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LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — A 27-year veteran of the Iowa State Patrol was shot and killed during a violent standoff with a man who fought back against agents in an armored personnel carrier and said he wanted...

The trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin moved methodically through its second week, giving the jury a more complete picture of the forces that shaped Chauvin’s deadly interaction...

A police use of force expert testified in court Wednesday that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin inappropriately used “deadly force” against George Floyd the night Floyd died in May 2020. Los...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox A woman has been arrested after she allegedly sneaked into a man’s home, stripped naked...

A man has been charged with dozens of offences, including attempted murder, over an alleged stabbing and a dangerous chase in a stolen police car across Melbourne’s north. A 27-year-old Mickleham man...

Top Minneapolis homicide cop tells jurors Derek Chauvin’s use of force in George Floyd arrest was ‘totally unnecessary’ because a handcuffed person doesn’t pose a threat and kneeling...

A Texas mum killed her six-year-old child with a lethal cocktail of drugs to collect $100k from life insurance payouts. Ashley Marks, 25, has been charged with capital murder and was being held without...

McKINNEY, Texas — Seven officers involved in the in-custody death of a Black jail inmate in Texas whose family members say may have been suffering a mental health crisis have been fired, a sheriff...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A former Alabama police officer has pleaded guilty to killing his estranged wife, whose body was found in a high school parking lot over a year ago. On Wednesday, Jason Bragg McIntosh,...

TAMPA, Fla. — A Florida man was convicted Tuesday of setting fire to a sporting goods store and shopping center in Tampa during unrest that followed protests over the death of George Floyd last year. Terrance...

Baffled police stopped a "dangerously overloaded" pick up truck carrying a mountain of junk only to discover the driver was a learner. The pile of furniture, appliances and even a bicycle was...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox A 15-year-old boy was left "frightened, intimidated, shattered, and shaking"...

A couple is accused of holding up a string of service stations in a 'Thelma and Louise' style crime spree. Eleanor Rohana Ashford and her girlfriend Sarah Canceri allegedly stole cash and cigarettes...

NEW YORK — The former top executive of a New York City homeless housing group that is one of the city’s largest was arrested and charged Wednesday with conspiracy, honest services wire fraud...

A pair of barmy bootleggers have been caught after trying to smuggle cash and gold inside fake barnets, as we revealed yesterday. The potty duo were arrested with £280,000 of currency and gold underneath...

When Grace Millane arrived in New Zealand she was excited to see the sights and explore. The young backpacker was on a solo OE and arrived in New Zealand in November 2019, after making her way through...