WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to take action to bring the city of Minneapolis “under control,” calling violent protesters outraged by the death of a black man in police custody “thugs” and saying that “when the looting starts, the shooting starts.”
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Looking to defuse tensions in Louisville over the fatal shooting of a black woman by police who broke down her door, the victim's mother on Friday called on protesters to continue demanding justice but to do it in “the right way without hurting each other."
PETAL, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi mayor whose remarks about the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police custody is resisting calls to resign, including from his own town's board of aldermen.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police: 7 shot at Louisville protest against the killing of Breonna Taylor, a black woman shot by police in her home.
NEW YORK (AP) — A man shot by New York City police last month after menacing officers with a knife and an antique gun died of the coronavirus five days after he was wounded, police said Thursday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — It was the kind of personal statement expected from a president in response to the disturbing video of a black man gasping for help as a white policeman pinned him to the street by the neck. But it was a very different tone for President Donald Trump, who has often been silent in the face of white-on-black violence and has a long history of defending police.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — DNA evidence has identified a man believed to be the person responsible for the rape and murder of a Denver woman in 1970, a Colorado sheriff’s office said
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The boyfriend of a Kentucky woman shot by police in her home told a 911 operator “somebody shot my girlfriend” after officers burst into the apartment.
Authorities have apprehended one of two people wanted in connection with the December robbery of a Davenport woman who was seriously injured after she fell off the suspects’ moving car while trying to get her possessions back.
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LEROY, N.Y. (AP) — The driver of a semitrailer truck took off during a traffic stop in upstate New York and led police on a circuitous chase in which he made U-turns, rammed cruisers and fired at officers, stopping only when they shot and killed him, authorities said.
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina officer seen on video forcing a handcuffed black man into a wall at a hotel will be disciplined, the police department said.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mayor of Minneapolis called Wednesday for criminal charges against the white police officer seen on video kneeling against the neck of a handcuffed black man who complained that he could not breathe and died in police custody.
Two West Liberty men arrested during a Moline drug investigation allegedly had an assault rifle with them while attempting to conduct a drug deal.
A man faced charges Wednesday, accused of shooting a Rock Island home.
A Carbon Cliff man was killed Tuesday night in a motorcycle crash in Moline.
Ryan Kelley is like many other 21-year-olds — he lives with his parents.
Two people found dead on May 20 in Preemption were involved in an apparent murder-suicide, the Mercer County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.
Scenes of summer weren’t hard to find Tuesday on the 800 block of Rock Island’s 14½ Street.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 2 official in the Pentagon's office of inspector general, Glenn Fine, resigned Tuesday, several weeks after he was effectively removed as head of a special board to oversee auditing of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus economic relief package.
IOWA CITY — An Iowa State Patrol crash report describing a personal injury crash that occurred May 18 has been changed to announce a Fairfield woman in the crash has died.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Four people were killed and two were injured in shootings across Baltimore on Sunday, according to police.
Rock Island man dies from apparent gunshot wound, four others injured, early Saturday
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot threw cold water on hopes that the city's restaurants might resume outdoor service later this mont…