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Supreme Court to Review Lawsuit Against Border Patrol Agent
The question before the U. S. Supreme Court in Hernández v. Mesa is whether parents who are Mexican citizens have the right to sue a U. S. law enforcement officer for an incident on the Mexican side of the U. S.-Mexico border, which resulted in the death of their 15-year-old son. >>
FBI Report: Violent Crime Up Last Year in Large California Cities
The FBI 2016 preliminary report indicates that violent crime increased in two-thirds of California's largest cities just during the first six months of last year. Some cities saw increases of more that 50%, including in murder, rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The largest reported increase in murder was in San Jose, at a 127% increase. Californians are beginning to understand the price for having accepted laws such as Realignment and Prop. 47. >>
BJS DATA: RELEASING PROPERTY OFFENDERS EQUALS MORE VIOLENT CRIME
New data released yesterday by the Federal Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) indicates that property offenders released from prison are rearrested for committing violent crimes nearly at the same rate as violent criminals. >>