Not exactly a good day for the Miami Police Department. Hours after announcing that they've fired a police officer who fatally shot an unarmed man, another officer has now found himself in trouble.
Twenty-seven-year-old officer Luis Hernandez has been arrested on charges of kidnapping and sexual battery. Hernandez is a seven-year veteran of the force. UPDATED.
Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Elliott struck a teen girl with his car, then loaded her into the vehicle and drove off before returning to the scene and dropping her at a store and splitting. Even cops doubt he had bad intentions, but the boom came down anyhow. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Village Voice Empire: A previously convicted sadist who got off lightly for a twisted crime in Houston ten years ago was not so lucky last week in Trinity County, where a country jury gave him ten presidential terms behind bars.. Houston Press has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Village Voice Empire: Koch, a famous financier of conservative causes, fired the executive after a visit to his Old West-style ranch. But the plaintiff says he was held against his will, with a deputy on hand to make sure he couldn't run away. Westword has the story.
Breakfast reading from the Village Voice Empire: The girl was coaxed into an SUV by a man saying he had lost his puppy. He then put a bag over her head, hit her with his gun and worse. How did she get out of this horrific situation alive? Westword has the story.