Archive for Crime

29 Nov 2012

Stupid Criminal: Bank thief claimed he was shortchanged #DailyDumb

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Interesting article posted on Turnto10.com. Recently in Syracuse, New York 28-year old, Arthur Bundrage went into a bank claiming he was short changed after he had demanded $20,000 from the workers of the bank. Bundrage was said to have left the bank and then return back to ask for more money which helped lead to […]

29 Nov 2012

Kentucky Study Establishes That Prison Drug Treatment Reduces Recidivism

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I just read an article on Thecrimereport.org that I thought you should read. According to a 2011 University of Kentucky study, inmates who receive substance abuse treatment while incarcerated are less likely to return to jail. Recidivism drops from 30% to 20% among inmates with substance abuse issues if they receive treatment in prison. The […]

29 Nov 2012

After A Synthetic Drug Scare Across the U.S., The Tide Seems to be Turning

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Just read this on Thecrimereport.org. In the US from 2011 to 2012, many people were visiting the emergency room with seizures, cardiac shock, psychotic episodes and other symptoms. Two popular synthetic drugs, “bath salts” and synthetic marijuana, were to blame. Chemists designed these “legal” substances to mimic the effects of illegal drugs. Smoke stores often […]

29 Nov 2012

Westport police arrest 2 New York men for stealing large quantities of books worth $868. At least they’re trying to educate themselves #DailyDumb

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Interesting article posted on Ctboom.com. Dumb and books might not appear in the same sentence very often. Criminals trying to steal almost $900.00 of books in plain sight might speak volumes. Westport police may have a hard time figuring the logistics of this. There were two suspects who tried to get away on foot, and […]

27 Nov 2012

Justice Is A Late Train Quote

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Some cases especially involving a powerful and an oppressed party takes a long time to be settled. Lots of years will pass before the court would reach a decision oftentimes justice is a late train. Embed this graphic on your blog:

27 Nov 2012

Police: Arizona woman runs down husband with car for not voting #DailyDumb

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I just read an article on BLOG URL that I thought you should read. An Arizona man was in critical condition in an Arizona hospital after his wife found out he didn’t vote in this years 2012 presidental election. Daniel Solomon is expected to survive from his injuries. Holly Solomon felt here husbands vote could have […]

26 Nov 2012

Violent crimes drop overall in U.S. border cities

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Usatoday.com. Even though there is continued feuding among Mexican crime groups for control over drug smuggling and human trafficking trades, US cities along the border have seen their violent crime rates decline in the past year. Texas, Arizona and California have all posted declining numbers in their […]

26 Nov 2012

St Neots burglar caught after his ID card was found near crime scene – #DailyDumb

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Check out this article on Huntspost.co.uk. Determined burglar, Scott Mobbs, was arrested in Eaton Ford, England after two consecutive nights of breaking into a convenience store through the roof. The roof was repaired after the first attempt, but the on next night, Mobbs called a friend and achieved his goal. Police responded to an alarm […]