Local Crime

What crimes have gone on in your town? Local crime posts give you details about noteworthy, real-life crimes by region.

It was the kind of daring escape you’d only expect to see in a movie. Two convicted killers, Richard Matt and David Sweat, broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, New York. More than ten days later, their whereabouts are still unknown. Prison Break On Saturday June 6, guards...
Going to jail is a serious event, but there's often a silver lining to the situation: mugshots. Below we've gathered six hilarious mugshots sure to make you laugh- this much fun should be criminal!   1. Do Not Pass Go Sorry buddy, but you weren't supposed to take the shirt literally.   2. Marker...
Have you ever heard an outdated rule or law that made you wonder what in the world warranted its creation? While many of these laws come from the United States' early days and are no longer enforced, they're still great for a laugh. We've gathered seven examples of strange...