DALLAS — Police chief David Brown announced on Wednesday that the three police officers involved in a southern Dallas beating on September 5 will face criminal charges.
Brown's proclamation came as the department finally released dashcam recordings of the incident, nearly 10 days after it happened.
The chief and other city leaders urged citizens to remain calm while the facts of the case are reviewed.
CHICAGO — Several hundred officers rallied outside Chicago police headquarters on Wednesday and called for the city's top police official to step down, saying initiatives he pushed through after joining the force three years ago have put their lives in danger and the community at risk.
The police unions and many among the force's rank-and-file have been suspicious of Superintendent Jody Weis since he was asked by Mayor Richard Daley in 2007 to leave the FBI to lead… Continue
Young Jeezy's summer smash, "Lose My Mind" has been nominated for "Best Club Banger" at this year's 2010 BET Hip-Hop Awards. Other nominees include Diddy-Dirty Money's "Hello Good Morning", DJ Khaled's "All I Do Is Win", Rick Ross' "B.M.F." & Waka Flocka's "O Let's Do It". So be sure to tune into BET on Tuesday, October 12th at 8pm (ET) to see if Jeezy wins the award.
Mexican marines captured Sergio Villarreal Barragan, a presumed leader of the embattled Beltran Leyva cartel and one of the country's most-wanted fugitives, in a raid Sunday in the central state of Puebla, the government said.
The alleged capo known as "El Grande" did not put up any resistance when he was arrested along with two accomplices as they left a residence in Puebla city, according to government security spokesman Alejandro Poire. The raid involved 30 Navy… Continue
Life has been hectic for Slick Pulla over the last few years. He was found in violation of his probation back in 2007, now, after serving a 30-month bid, he was released from jail earlier this year, and he’s back on the rap scene full force. Within those two-and-a-half years Pulla was away, Hip Hop changed immensely, but… Continue
Here are a couple of photos from Young Jeezy's performance with Jay-Z at Comerica Park in Detroit. Click here to view the video footage of Young Jeezy's performance. Photos courtesy of LENNY S aka Mr.Kodak.
Erminso Cuevas Cabrera, a Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) operative who according to authorities once was responsible for half the world’s cocaine production, has been sentenced to 29 years in prison by a judge in New York.
Cuevas Cabrera, who had been accused of directing the production of massive quantities of the drug in hidden jungle laboratories controlled by the FARC, had been found guilty of conspiring to import tons of the narcotic into the… Continue