Archive for Crime News

06 Dec 2012

Can a Person’s Perceived Status Affect Likelihood of Being a Victim of Theft?

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Here’s an article worth a read.  Thelegalbroadcastnetwork.squarespace.com. Can a person’s perceived status make them a victim of a theft? In studies documenting this idea, criminologist Patrick Kinkade found it to be true. He planted certain objects such as beer cans and racy magazines along with some loose change and it was often stolen. The study […]

06 Dec 2012

Girl, 13, shot on Florida school bus – NBC

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Check out this article on Usnews.nbcnews.com.  Very sad day on a private school bus. A 13 year old girl was shot by another student on a school bus. Lourdez Guzman allegedly shot the girl in front of her 7 year old sister. Very sad for everyone involved. Guzman probally doesn’t even realize what he truly […]

06 Dec 2012

Low Aim Crime Quote

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This low aim crime quote speaks well to me. It suggests you should never set yourself simple goals since there’s no shame in failing at something which is hard and you should always give your all! Never settle for anything less! Feature this quote on your next blog post:

06 Dec 2012

Sensible dialogue about ‘open carry’ proposal? Fat chance in Dallas, Texas – The Dallas Morning News

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Just read this on Dallasnews.com. The writer of the article thinks that the open carry proposal will not be popular in the city of Dallas, even though the state of Texas is very much pro gun. The author believes that there are too many urban dwellers that will believe this will cause more violence. Currently, concealed […]

06 Dec 2012

As heat soars, so does Chicago crime – The Washington Post

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I just read an article on Washingtonpost.com that I thought you should read. Many people have a good argument to make that when the temperature increases, then crime follows suit. In the City of Chicago, that is proving to be the case. When the temperature rises young people tend to spend more time outside because […]

05 Dec 2012

NY cop denies plan to cook, eat women – NBC News

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I just read an article on Usnews.nbcnews.com that I thought you should read. An NY city cop has pleaded not guitly on many charges that may disturb you. The charges were conspiring to kidnap, torture, cook, and eat women. Officer Valle 28 year’s old was stealing names from a data base and it looks as […]

05 Dec 2012

In California, more drivers are high than drunk – NBC News

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Check out this blog post on Usnews.nbcnews.com. A Survey was undertaken in California on their motorist and the results may scare you. The survey was conducted on driving under the influence cases or DUI’s. The office of safety stated that during the weekend over one thousand drivers were tested for drugs and alcohol. Out of […]

05 Dec 2012

Employers’ Criminal Background Checks Can Fail in Database Confusion

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I just read an article on Thecrimereport.org that I thought you should read. Many companies routinely perform security background screens for new or current employees. These checks can fail in certain cases, confusing the employee with someone with the same name who has committed some felony. Companies have the means to better secure their proceedings […]