Defense lawyer: White officer targeted black player

...5-foot-7-inch Giacona "a midget.""The defendant does not think he needs to obey the law," assistant district attorney Jesse Matthews said. "He does not like being told what to do."Giacona had just completed three years on the...
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Police & Fire for Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015

...possession of brass knuckles in the 400 block of Third Street. A weapons misconduct charge was forwarded to the Juneau District Attorney's Office.Welfare check? At 9:25 p.m. Saturday, JPD assisted CCFR with a welfare check in the 3000 block...
Child predator offers apology at sentencing prosecutors, Scaggs took photographs of a sexual nature of an 11-year-old girl while she slept. Assistant District Attorney Angie Kemp said the girl was the daughter of one of Scaggs' friends. The girl sometimes spent the night at Scaggs...
Prison worker who helped killers escape gets up to 7 years

...divulging the escape plot to authorities."I just don't find that explanation credible," Ryan said.Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie echoed that sentiment outside court afterward, telling reporters that "she once again is making excuses...
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Mom accused of tossing newborn girl had baby son die in 2008

...Lucian Chalfen, a spokesman for Westchester County District Attorney Janet DiFiore.In her most recent pregnancy, Berry's...respond to a message seeking comment.Assistant District Attorney Georgia Barker said the baby weighed 8 pounds - the...
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Man gets 8 years for rape

...with three suspended, plus four years of probation, for Eric James Beers during a hearing Wednesday.Assistant District Attorney Angie Kemp requested 11 years to serve, citing the seriousness of the attack and the enormous impact it continues...
Lawyer for Kane accuser: Evidence bag secretly left in door

...find out how this happened and who had the incentive to modify or tamper with the evidence," he said.Erie County District Attorney Frank Sedita said Eoannou's claim would be investigated. He declined further comment.The head of the county...
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Prosecutor: Short life of Baby Doe marked by neglect, abuse

...composite image of Baby Doe and thought the girl looked like Bella around the eyes.But state police and Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley's office denied that investigators received such a tip."These claims are false," said Jake Wark...
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Cops: 5 charged so far in fraternity pledge hazing death

...fraternity organization could be forced to pay a fine if convicted, according to Michael Rakaczewski, assistant district attorney in Monroe County.Deng was the last of several pledges to be hazed that weekend, going through three progressively...
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LCCC inmates face charges for assault

...another prisoner with a padlock hidden inside a sock, prosecutors said in charging court documents.The Juneau District Attorney's Office charged inmate Cory Francis Anderson, 26, with felony assault for the Aug. 6 jailhouse attack.Three...


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