Murder

2020 Saw Unprecedented Murder Spike In Major U.S. Cities

In late December the Associated Press reported that 2020 was on track to become the deadliest year in U.S. history with the total number of deaths forecast to rise 15 percent compared to 2019, primarily due to the coronavirus pandemic. There were also several other smaller contributory factors, however, including higher death tolls from heart & circulatory…

Cops Who Kill Americans Have Less Than a 1 in a 1000 Chance of Being Convicted of Murder

By Matt Agorist After the death of George Floyd in May of this year, 2020 marked a historical movement in the fight for police accountability and equal justice under the law. Despite facing a global pandemic, millions of Americans left their homes and took to the streets to have their voices be heard. The momentum…

LA Deputies File Suit Against New DA As Judge Defies "Sweetheart" Deal In Gang Murder Case

Los Angeles County’s new, embattled district attorney, George Gascón, is facing allegations that his special advisor, Mario Trujillo, offered a backdoor “sweetheart” deal in the case of a gang member charged with murder. His office issued a brief reply to The Epoch Times denying that Trujillo offered a backdoor deal in the case of Rudy Dominguez….

34 Police Departments Kill Citizens At Higher Rates Than the US Murder Rate

By Matt Agorist According to the most recent count of police killings, police in America have killed 1,039 people this year. Exactly 21 of these victims were at or under the age of 18 when their lives were taken by police officers who swore an oath to protect and serve. Many were unarmed while others…

Did COVID Murder The Flu?

Despite Dr. Fauci’s cries about how all vulnerable Americans should make sure to get their flu shots to protect against a deadly vortex of a COVID-19-supercharged flu season “twindemic”, it appears influenza-related infections, hospitalizations and confirmed cases over the past couple of months have been much, much lower than the ‘experts’ had anticipated. And on…

Cops Knock on Innocent Family’s Door, Murder Dad When He Answers – Taxpayers Hit for $3M

By Matt Agorist Phoenix, AZ — Ryan Whitaker, 40, and father of two, had committed no crime, had harmed no one and was merely answering his door when Phoenix police officer Jeff Cooke dumped three rounds into him — killing him in cold blood. The shooting took place in May, and the officers involved have…

Hacker Uses Amazon Ring Doorbell to Report Murder and Other Shenanigans That Didn’t Happen

By B.N. Frank Last week Amazon recalled hundreds of thousands of Ring cameras due to fire risk. However, the devices’ vulnerability to creepy hackers and dangerous pranksters are nothing new. From Vice.com Amazon Ring Doorbell Hacked in Florida Swatting Incident The troubles for Ring continue—this time involving an affair, a double homicide, and explosives…sort of….

Fort Hood Soldier Arrested In Yet Another Murder Linked To Military Base

By John Vibes A soldier who was stationed at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas was arrested and charged with the 2019 murder of a 32-year-old woman named Chelsea Lynell Cheatham. Cory Grafton, the 20-year-old suspect, was arrested on Tuesday for first-degree murder and his bond was set at $1 million. The murder took place over…