Newport Beach, CA – A deputy district attorney was attacked by gang members and severely beaten early Thursday morning, August 31, in an apparent attempt to prevent her from giving closing arguments in a gang murder trial.
Chicago, IL – A woman who got into an argument with her friend over a man, allowed her friend to be raped while she was passed out, and then posted the attack on social media.
Corpus Christi, TX – Two suspects were shot by homeowners in two separate incidents in Houston and Corpus Christi during Hurricane Harvey.
Bucyrus, OH – A statue of Revolutionary War veteran Colonel William Crawford was decapitated. The suspects has not been captured, so their motives are unknown, but it’s possible they believed that it was a Confederate memorial. Or maybe all statues are now racist.
Worcester, Massachusetts – A man was arrested August 19 during a local Latin American Festival after trying to fist-fight a police horse.
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Miami, FL – Former Miami Dolphins football player, Dimitri Patterson, was taken into custody by five police officers after assaulting a female officer and attempting to flee from the courtroom.
Durham, NC – A total of eight people have been arrested and charged in connection with Monday’s toppling of the Confederate soldier statue, and Durham County Sheriff Mike Andrews said more arrests were expected.
Chicago, IL – In the most dumbfounding vandalism of the year, somebody set an Abraham Lincoln statue on fire in Chicago on Wednesday, according to 15th Ward Alderman Raymond Lopez.
Danbury Township, OH – An Ohio man has been arrested after his victim posted a video of her rape on Snapchat.
Hilton Head, SC – A Hilton Head Island Fire & Rescue firefighter was arrested and charged for impersonating a police officer on Sunday.