Stabbed Teen Girl He'd Abused 1
Unarmed When Gunned Down by Cops 2
Did He Murder for Marijuana? 3
By Michael Roberts in Prison Life
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Mitchell was sentenced to life in prison because of a crime committed before he was a legal adult. His sentence was subsequently commuted, but he's still behind bars. How broken is the juvenile-lifer system? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in drugs
Friday, April 3, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Campbell must've forgotten he wasn't in Colorado, where he's from. In Texas, where he was pulled over (profiled?) for a minor traffic infraction, marijuana remains illegal, and the punishment can be severe. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Douchebags
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Warmack created a website to "review" massage parlors fronting as houses of prostitution, cops say -- and as payment, he allegedly accepted cash and other...services. How did it all fall apart? Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Prison Life
Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Traxler's complaints about a sore tooth were ignored for days, according to a new lawsuit. But finally, his frustrated keepers gave him a pair of pliers and told him to let fellow inmates give it a yank. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Sex crimes
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Pierce struck up an online conversation with what he thought was an underage girl, and was so revved up that he traveled half a continent for a rendezvous. No, he wasn't pleased by what he found. April Fool's! Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Havens was a car thief who was shot after he allegedly tried to run down some cops. He always denied that, and now, a newly surfaced audio tape seems to back up his version of events. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: When Myers was first reported missing, police thought she might have vanished of her own free will. But this conclusion proved horribly wrong after her body was found in a remote location. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Bizarre Crimes
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: When a bomb went off in a complex that included an NAACP, the feds got involved. Turns out, though, that Murphy's target was actually an accountant who he loathed for extremely strange reasons. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in Child Abuse
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: The cage was six-by-six and included a cot, a toothbrush and a bucket. The child told investigators about being left out for weeks, even when it was raining. And that's not all. Westword has the story.

By Michael Roberts in True Crime Report
Monday, March 30, 2015 at 4:59 am

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Reading from the Voice Media empire: Cops were called to a disturbance at a pool hall, and shortly after their arrival, Rodriguez pointed something at them -- and they opened fire. Was the shooting justified? And did Rodriguez have a death wish? Westword has the story.