Category Archives: Crime & Punishment

NYPD union leader sides with ICE against de Blasio over ‘sanctuary’-tied murder: ‘He owns this’

Friday a top New York Police Department union official called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to “own” the consequences of the city’s sanctuary policies — while insisting officers want to be allowed to work with federal immigration enforcement — after an illegal immigrant who was freed in November is alleged to have sexually assaulted and murdered a 92-year-old woman.

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US May Bar Convicted Immigrants from Asylum

Wednesday the Trump administration announced that immigrants convicted of illegally reentering the U.S., driving drunk or committing domestic violence will be barred from claiming asylum under a proposed regulation.

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Omar sounds off after Minnesota county bans refugee resettlement – aided by Trump executive order

Tuesday after an executive order by President Trump made it possible, a northern Minnesota county opted to ban the resettlement of refugees within its boundaries, becoming the first in the state and the second in the nation to do so.

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Cuomo calls machete attack during Hanukkah celebration an ‘act of terrorism’ as other politicians react

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called the attack by a machete-wielding man at a Hanukkah celebration at a New York rabbi’s home Saturday night an “act of terrorism” and challenged his state to fight the rise of anti-Semitism and hate.

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Ex-Border Patrol Official: Agency Didn’t Act on Sexual Assault Claims

Leading officials at U.S. Customs and Border Protection knew of an alleged sexual assault involving a female trainee and multiple male colleagues and superiors, but took no action for years, the former head of internal affairs told Newsweek.

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Trump Clears 3 Military Men in War Crimes Cases

Friday, President Donald Trump cleared three members of the armed services all of whom had either been accused or convicted of war crimes, multiple news outlets reported.

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Lisa Page breaks silence, saying Trump’s ‘fake orgasm’ forced her to speak out

For cryin’ out loud, she’s getting worried.“Honestly, his demeaning fake orgasm was really the straw that broke the camel’s back.”

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Release of London Bridge terror suspect was ‘mistake,’ PM Boris Johnson says

Friday’s stabbing attack on the London Bridge that left two people dead and three others wounded had British Prime Minister Boris Johnson arguing afterward that it had been a “mistake” to grant an early release to the suspect, an ex-convict who was shot and killed by police.

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London Bridge attack suspect shot by British police after stabbing report

Friday British police were seen in a dramatic video struggling with and then shooting a man on the London Bridge shortly after reports of a stabbing in the area, an incident that sent law enforcement teeming to the key thoroughfare where auto and pedestrian traffic was brought to a standstill amid the “major incident.”

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Brooklyn anti-cop protest turns violent, blocks traffic: ‘Don’t let these pigs touch us’

About a thousand anti-police protesters descended on Downtown Brooklyn Friday night, blocking traffic, vandalizing a city bus and shouting obscene insults at NYPD cops.

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