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The Instagrammer Stabbed and Robbed After Posting His Lavish Life Online
Kieran Hamilton was the victim of a growing type of crime: burglars targeting people who have uploaded photos of their designer clothes, luxury holidays and sparkly watches.
Kez's case may be extreme, due to the intense violence of the incident, but his experience falls under a growing area of crime. According to a 2018 report, one in 12 Brits have reported a burglary after posting on social media, with more than half admitting they had location tagging turned on. Another survey found that 78 percent of burglars use social media as a tracking method to see who they want to target. A burglary ring in the US used social media to track wealthy people who had shared their valuable art collections online. One mayoral candidate in Houston was relieved of his works by Andy Warhol, Picasso and Monet after he hosted an art gala at his home, making it easy for thieves to know what he had, and where.
Youth pastor claims he was kidnapped by black men to avoid admitting why he was in a hotel room
Christopher Keys has been arrested and charged with solicitation of sodomy for attempting to hire a male prostitute. Unfortunately for Keys, his hoped-for night with the hooker cost more than he anticipated.
Keys was robbed by two masked men in his hotel room, but instead of telling his family the truth, he claimed he’d been kidnapped by two black men. Once the wild story made its way to Facebook, the whole story crumbled as quickly as the good pastor’s reputation.
Keys admitted to the police why he was at the hotel and an employee told officers that he was a frequent visitor to the location. According to the police report, he admitted that he is married but told officers, but “he liked to play around.”
Serial Pony Rapist Allegedly Caught With His Pants Down in Delaware Police Sting
97-year-old gay war veteran robbed and assaulted after helping attacker
On Monday (18 May), Rupert Starr – known to his friends as ‘Twink’ – was out for a walk on Neil Avenue in Columbus’ Victorian Village when a stranger approached him and asked for money.
According to Sergeant James Fuqua from the Columbus Division of Police, Starr – in an act of kindness – “decided to give this man a dollar to help this person during this crisis. He felt it would be appropriate to help him.”
Truck painted with “OPEN OUR GYMS F****T” cruises Colorado to protest safer-at-home order
Customer calls sassy Costco employee a “pussy little bitch” when asked to wear a mask
White Supremacists Deface Pulse Mural at Orlando LGBTQ+ Center
Queer People See More Harassment in Dating Apps Than Straights
Cody Latimer’s arrest set off by argument involving 4-year-old son: lawyer
A sexual assault allegation involving Cody Latimer’s 4-year-old son sparked a heated argument over the weekend that left the Washington Redskins wide receiver facing multiple felony charges, his lawyer said during a Monday hearing.
Latimer, who was released on $25,000 bond, was charged with assault in the second degree, menacing and illegal discharge of a firearm in Colorado, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department. He also is facing misdemeanor charges of prohibited use of a weapon and reckless endangerment.
Man Arrested in Miami-Dade for Allegedly Forcing Woman Into Human Trafficking
Man jailed for breaking lockdown to harass mother of his children
GEORGIA POLICE HUNT MAN AFTER 4-YEAR-OLD GIRL IS ACCIDENTALLY SHOT IN THE FACE BY SIBLING
SC man kills woman in jealous rage, daughters trying to help
Black man and his mother say police brutalized them after false accusations of TV theft. Cops say there's much more to the story.
Sheriff: Man gouges out neighbor's eyes over loud rooster
‘They Came to Kill the Mothers.’ After a Devastating Attack on a Kabul Maternity Ward, Afghan Women Face Increased Dangers
Couple Allegedly Rob Man After Luring Him In Snapchat Sex Scheme
One every eight minutes: India's missing children
It is estimated that a child goes missing in India every eight minutes. Many are trafficked as part of a nationwide trade which is separating children from their families.
Millions end up in forced labour, domestic slavery and sex work, in what’s become a lucrative industry.
California man allegedly proceeded to strangle a child just 10 minutes after being released from jail
San Francisco Church Sues Zoom After ‘Sickening’ Porn Shocks Bible Class
An online Bible class run by one of San Francisco’s oldest churches turned sour when it started showing porn—and now the church is suing Zoom, where the meeting was being hosted.
The Daily Beast
Jonathan Schmitz Killed A Man For Revealing A Crush On Him On TV — Where Is He Now?
Michigan man Jonathan Schmitz, then 24, was invited onto “The Jenny Jones Show” in 1995. "The Jenny Jones Show" began in 1991 as a traditional talk show where serious topics were discussed, but by 1993 it transformed into something more like "Maury" and "The Jerry Springer Show." The show's segments began ranging from paternity tests to out-of-control teens to secret crush reveals.
During the taping of this particular episode, which was entitled “Same Sex Secret Crushes,” Schmitz's acquaintance Scott Amedure, 32, revealed his crush on him while also describing details of his sexual fantasies about him. While Schmitz appeared to be a good sport about it ?— he was mostly smiling and laughing ?— he was deeply humiliated. At points, he covered his face with his hands; he also turned to Amedure and the female friend who brought him on the show and said, “You lied to me.” His father had made multiple homophobic statements in the past and Schmitz seemingly feared being perceived as gay, as the docuseries points out.
Investigators refuse to drop murder charges against three Russian sisters who killed their 'rapist' father while he slept despite prosecutors calling it self-defence
Teenage girls who were raped while out for a walk during Russia's lockdown are threatened with FINES for breaking coronavirus restrictions
Dallas Boy, 6, Found Tied Up in Dark, Locked Shed as Grandmother and Boyfriend Are Arrested
Conn. Man Allegedly Admits to Beating Teen Nephew to Death, Dumping Body in Lake
Videos show daytime shootings on Charlotte streets. ‘This is as real as it gets,’ official says
Marshalltown teenager shot by officer during altercation
California high school basketball coach arrested on suspicion of sex crimes with a minor
CPD Sex Crimes Division working to identify suspect in surveillance footage
Police searching for Brooklyn man who groped 7 women in 3 hours
BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Authorities are searching for a serial groper responsible for several incidents on Friday.
Police say the male suspect approached several women in a three-and-a-half-hour period between 8:00 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. in Bedford Stuyvesant.
All of the victims were approached while they were walking on the street, authorities say.
SEE IT: Bronx robbers try to grab woman’s phone, shove her to the ground
‘It makes people feel unsafe’: Brooklyn serial groper suspect says in apology — after he’s caught
Man Charged with Killing Teen Who Chased His Son Through Ashburn: Prosecutors
Suspect In Saturday Shooting Arrested; Money At Root Of Dispute
Louisiana police officer faces rape charge after being accused of coercing sex during speeding stop
Woman Robbed at Gunpoint in Naperville Motel Room
Married couple, 85 and 86, shot dead at Delaware veterans cemetery
Bumping into each other outside Brooklyn housing project leads to beatdown
Missouri man poses as teenage girl on social media to solicit sex photos from kids: Police
California man to plead guilty to conning ‘black-ish’ star
A California man who allegedly wooed and conned “black-ish”star Jenifer Lewis and a trio of other women out of their own money has agreed to plead guilty to wire fraud.
In a plea agreement filed Friday in a federal court in Los Angeles, 57-year-old Santa Monica man Antonio Wilson — whose aliases include “Dr. Tony Mariot” and “Brice Carrington” — admitted to the federal charge, the U.S. attorney’s office said in a statement, The Associated Press reports.
NY Daily News
Armed robber targets pedestrians in Ravenswood: police
Alabama cop caught on video body-slamming maskless woman in Walmart
An off-duty Alabama police officer was caught on camera body-slamming a woman in Walmart in an altercation that cops say began because she wasn’t wearing a facemask.
Former sex worker who used Aldi bags to try and conceal the body of a man allegedly 'murdered, dismembered and left to rot in a shower' by her lover is jailed for five years
Trans Woman Nina Pop Stabbed to Death in Missouri
Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Mail From 60 People
Man who 'murdered Utah parents while their three children slept because he
Specsavers eye doctor, 50, is suspended for not revealing conviction for drunken streak as a student TWENTY TWO years ago
Woman body-slammed by off-duty cop in Alabama Walmart grew disorderly after associate asked she wear a mask, police say
Fugitive Arrested After Allegedly Killing Minnesota Real Estate Agent in Murder-for-Hire Plot
Missing N.C. Mom Is Found Buried on Property of Man Who Reported Disappearance, Who's Now Charged
3-year-old boy dies of multiple stab wounds; Mom charged with murder, child abuse and torture
Video shows shocking moment man is fatally shot by two masked bandits aiming pistols with silencers
Two masked bandits hopped out of a Jeep holding pistols with silencers — and blasted a man in the Bronx, killing him in cold blood, startling video obtained by the Daily News shows.
The victim, 51, is seen socializing in a parking lot on Holland Ave. near Boston Rd. in Allerton around 3:20 p.m. when the gunmen get out of the blue Jeep and open fire.
NY Daily News
Uptick in Murders and Burglaries Driving Crime in NYC During COVID-19 Pandemic: NYPD
Burglars are jailed for total of three years after businesswoman caught them ransacking her five-bedroom cottage live on her mobile phone while on holiday after installing cameras
Outrage as New York City landlady posts TikTok video claiming she steals packages from tenants who can't pay rent
NYPD officer placed on desk duty after shocking video showed him beating a bystander during social distancing arrest - sparking Mayor de Blasio to call the attack 'unacceptable'
Coronavirus: Surge in poaching of endangered rhinos, jaguar and pumas as hunters emerge during lockdown
Police, Crime Stoppers seek suspects, info in East Side slaying
Hate crime or stray bullet? Kansas City man’s death stirs fears in LGBTQ communities
FiDi/North Beach crime: Grocery thieves hit man with skateboard; gunpoint cigarette robbery; more
Local Man Arrested for Hate Crime Against Asian-Americans
Brothers offered a ride to four teenage girls 'before plying them with drugs and raping three of them'
Two brothers from New Jersey have been arrested after giving a ride to a group of teenage girls before then offering them a host of drugs and then allegedly raping them.
The group of four girls from Millstone, New Jersey were walking in the early hours of April 22 when Wilson, 21, and his brother Wilfrid Cesaire, 28, both from Asbury Park, pulled over to the side of the road and invited the juveniles into their car.
At least three of them were sexually assaulted, police say.
North Carolina Mom Kills 4-Year-Old Stepson With Plastic Bag, Then Murders Husband Decades Later
How Camcorder Footage Exposed a Famed New York City Cantor’s Shocking Child Sexual Abuse
Man Allegedly Killed Girlfriend And Her Two Sons, Then Dumped Them In The Desert
Man killed in midday Uptown shootout was targeting rival gang members: prosecutors
'Giving' Utah Mom in Training to Become Nurse Is Killed in Murder-Suicide: 'Great Mother'
Santa Rosa Man Suspected In Stabbing During Fight Over Stolen Bike
Calif. Cops Arrest and Release Man Three Times in One Day Thanks to State Bail Ban
‘I realized I’m probably gonna die': Upper East Side woman says she was trying to help out roommate who stabbed her for criticizing drinking during coronavirus lockdown
Family Dollar security guard shot to death after telling shopper to wear mask
Home Secretary Priti Patel admits 7% increase in knife crime is 'appalling' and says London Mayor Sadiq Khan 'should be doing more'
Priti Patel yesterday conceded the latest rise in knife crime was 'appalling' - as she vowed a tough new approach.
In a frank admission, the Home Secretary said that an overall fall in recorded crime could not mask the misery caused by a sharp rise in knife offences, which are at a record high.
Official figures released last month showed that knife crimes in England and Wales rose by 7 per cent last year to 45,627.
The figure represents a 49 per cent rise on 2011, when comparable records began.
In an interview with the Daily Mail, Miss Patel said the figures were 'terrible' but vowed a tough new approach which would mean thugs caught with a knife 'going down'.
South Carolina Mom Arrested After Allegedly Filming Her 5-Year-Old 'Riding' On Moving Car's Hood
Man knocking on neighbor’s door killed when shotgun discharged, police say
Police Arrest Man Suspected Of Assaulting Resident, Threatening Her With Syringe
Two men arrested in connection with the brutal murder of two transgender women whose bodies were found in a burned out car
Brandon man threatened victim with release of sex videos, deputies say
Va. Man Accused of Throwing 2 Dogs Off High-Rise Balcony to Their Deaths
Florida mother, 32, charged after she 'exposed herself and used multiple sex toys while on a video call with her inmate boyfriend - while her young child walked in the background'
PREDATOR Female sex offender who delivered young girl to child rapist who planned attack in bathroom is jailed for 100 years
Man who dismembered teen dies from ruptured aortic aneurysm
Child Sexual Abuse Reports Are On The Rise Amid Lockdown Orders
There has been a rise in the number of minors contacting the National Sexual Assault Hotline to report abuse. That's according to RAINN, the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network, which runs the hotline.
By the end of March, with much of the country under lockdown, there was a 22% increase in monthly calls from people younger than 18, and half of all incoming contacts were from minors. That's a first in RAINN's history, Camille Cooper, the organization's vice president of public policy, tells NPR.
Of those young people who contacted the hotline in March, 67% identified their perpetrator as a family member and 79% said they were currently living with that perpetrator. In 1 out of 5 cases where the minor was living with their abuser, RAINN assisted the minor in immediately contacting police.
Fla. Woman Who Lost Dad to Gun Violence in 2003 Is Fatally Shot, and Police Say She Knew Killer
Report: SFPD make grisly discovery in Outer Sunset home
Teen Allegedly Shoots Her Stepmother, Who Was 9 Months Pregnant, In The Head After Assaulting 11-Year-Old Stepbrother
Revealed: Prisoner who shocked Boris Johnson on a tour of jails when x-ray revealed he had hidden a Kinder egg stuffed with drugs inside him
Caretaker steals engagement ring from elderly woman dying of coronavirus
Gun killings in U.S. cities: The scourge not even a pandemic lockdown can stop
A car pulled up to a convenience store, and four people hopped out. One had a baseball bat. What ensued was a fight over $180, one participant later said.
By the time it was over, guns were drawn, shots were exchanged, and one bullet tore into a nearby car, striking the head of five-year-old Kearria Attison.
The girl died. Before fleeing the scene, one of the people involved reportedly offered the girl's mother a quick apology.
Several people now face murder charges for the deadly shooting in Jacksonville, Fla., on April 6, which police say involved individuals with violent pasts.
"Too bad these criminals haven't taken time off during the COVID-19 outbreak," one woman posted on the police department's Facebook page.
Ohio Teenager's Dad Calls 911 and Allegedly Says, 'I Just Shot my Daughter'
Man Accused of Killing Wife, Sending Odd Texts Allegedly Approached Teen Girls at Mall a Week Earlier
‘No One Is Getting Justice’: Teen Guilty Of 'Sexual, Sadistic Murder' Of Dad's Girlfriend Receives 7 Years As Victim's Family Fumes
Children subjected to ‘extreme violence and sadism’ during decades of hidden abuse in detention centres, inquiry finds
Couple are accused of drugging woman with ecstasy and raping her after she went to stay with them when she was released from jail