Current Crime News
APB Online is a crime blog that exclusively covers current crime news. It was set up with the goal of bringing the latest police and criminal cases into the limelight. Since its inception, it has worked towards ensuring that this end is met by researching and investigating some of the most horrid and out of place crime stories. Behind APB Online, there is a team of dedicated journalists passionate about their work and it is precisely due to this fact that the site has continued to rise in popularity. It is picked by most readers as one of the most trusted sites delivering the latest criminal stories.
Among the factors that makes APB Online stand out from other crime blog sites is the fact that they cover basically everything ranging from street safety, family safety, anti-crime stories, patrol stories and reviews of what the police force is doing to combat crime. The crime stories carried out on APB Online are riveting and they are always precise as well as concise. Over the years, the people behind the news have gone through different trainings in order to better their reporting skills and this is what makes the site the most trusted in terms of news delivery.
When people are looking unbiased and unprejudiced criminal stories, this is the place to be. Due to the need to ensure the crime stories are conveyed to people from different walks of life, APB has also partnered with a couple of reputed online news centers to ensure that this end is met. At APB, you will get the latest local and international news because they are always on top of things to ensure that nothing escapes them unnoticed. The site also provides safety information since it is driven by the passion and desire to make the world a better place.
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- newHannah Graham case: Suspect investigated for '03 sex assault
The man charged with the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham was also investigated for sexual assault when he was in college more than a decade ago.- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:47pm -
- newLing: Utah's drug abuse struggle
I met Shannon last year when she had just arrived in Los Angeles from her hometown of Salt Lake City with her 10-month-old baby. I was surprised to learn why she left the predominantly Mormon state kn…- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:46pm -
- newMichael Phelps arrested for DUI
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested early Tuesday morning in Maryland on a DUI charge, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:04pm -
- newWas there grand jury misconduct in Ferguson?
Prosecutors in St. Louis County, Missouri, are investigating a Twitter post claiming the grand jury hearing evidence in the Ferguson shooting hasn't heard enough to warrant charging the police officer…- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:03pm -
- newReal estate agent's killing hits home for Realtors
The suspect in the killing of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter was asked this week by reporters: "Why Beverly?"- 4 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 12:12pm -
- newConvicted cop killer chosen as commencement speaker
"It's an absolute disgrace."- 5 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 11:42am -
- newSource: Intruder knocked over agent, burst into White House with knife
A man who jumped the White House fence allegedly knocked over a female officer at the mansion's double doors before he dashed into the ornate East Room.- 6 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 10:47am -
- newTexas girl missing for 12 years is found in Mexico
Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her noncustodial mother 12 years ago, was recovered safely Tuesday in Mexico, and her mother was arrested there, said Dan Powers, San Antonio FBI ass…- 14 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 2:48am -
- 4 of 20 meet subpoena deadline in bridge probe
Only four Port Authority officials met this week's deadline to turn over all documents subpoenaed in the New Jersey Legislature's investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane closures, accordi…- 4 Feb 14, 7:40pm -
- Hoffman withdrew $1,200 hours before death: sources
Philip Seymour Hoffman withdrew a total of $1,200 from an ATM at a supermarket near his New York City apartment the night before he was found lifeless in his bathroom with a syringe still in his left…- 4 Feb 14, 6:35pm -
- 'Apologetic bandit' suspect caught after 10 heists
An alleged thief dubbed the “Apologetic Bandit” for his polite, remorseful tone while committing a string of convenience store robberies is in custody, authorities said.- 4 Feb 14, 9:46am -
- Deli customer slashed in fight over line-cutting: cops
Police in New York are searching for a man who allegedly slashed a deli customer in the face after the two got into a fight over line-cutting.- 4 Feb 14, 8:40am -
- 2013 a record year for exonerations of prisoners
Nicole Harris lost her 4-year-old son in a tragic accident, then spent nearly eight years behind bars after being found guilty in his death. Harris was one of 87 people exonerated in 2013, a record-br…- 4 Feb 14, 5:00am -
- Girl testifies at stepfather's 'waterboarding' trial
The stepdaughter of a Delaware pediatrician accused of "waterboarding" her as discipline testified at his trial Monday that the punishment made her afraid she was going to die. The 12-year-old girl to…- 3 Feb 14, 10:36pm -
- Murder trial opens in Fla. shooting over loud music
A Florida murder trial, stemming from an argument over loud music at a gas station that ended in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, opens on Monday, reviving a debate over the state's gu…- 3 Feb 14, 12:47pm -
- Killer who escaped Michigan prison captured in Indiana
A convicted killer who broke out of a Michigan prison was captured in Indiana on Monday, police.- 3 Feb 14, 11:20am -
- newProsecutors want death penalty drug info shielded
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio prosecutors are pushing for laws that would shield the identity of pharmacies making a specialized dose of a lethal drug.- 1 hour ago, 2 Oct 14, 3:06pm -
- newCalifornia teens arrested in 920 chicken deaths
Deputies in central California have arrested four people — one adult and three juveniles — who are suspected of breaking into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and killing more than 900 birds with a go…- 4 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 12:53pm -
- newDubai detectives to get Google Glass to fight crime
DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai police plan to issue detectives with Google Glass hands-free eyewear to help them fight crime using facial recognition technology, a police spokesman in the wealthy Gulf Arab e…- 6 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 10:31am -
- newInterpol opens Singapore center to fight cyber crime
By Theodora D'cruz SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Interpol, the world's largest police organization, is opening a center in Singapore focused on fighting cyber crime, which many countries, it says, are poorly…- 8 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 8:44am -
- newRelatives scour crime-plagued Mexico state for students
Iguala de la Independencia (Mexico) (AFP) - Desperate relatives of 43 missing Mexican students knocked on doors of homes Wednesday, handing out pictures of the aspiring teachers who vanished after a d…- 11 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 5:52am -
- newTeen arrested over string of Washington state arson fires
SEATTLE (Reuters) - A teenager who said he was unhappy with his family's recent move to Washington state was charged Wednesday with setting nearly two dozen fires in vacant homes and parched grassland…- 13 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 3:42am -
- newOffice Of Justice Programs Awards $7 Million To Reduce Crime And Improve Public Safety In Distressed Neighborhoods
WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Office of Justice Programs' Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) today announced more than $7 million in awards to 17 communities impacted by pers…- 18 hours ago, 1 Oct 14, 10:42pm -
- newProsecutor to seek death penalty in beheading
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma prosecutor said Wednesday he will seek the execution of a man accused of beheading a co-worker in a fit of rage after being suspended from his job at a food processi…- 18 hours ago, 1 Oct 14, 10:36pm -
- newVoter Registration Soars In Ferguson Since Death Of Michael Brown
Ferguson, Missouri, has seen a surge in voter registration since a white police officer fatally shot black teenager Michael Brown in early August, USA Today reported Thursday.Of the 4,839 people in…- 49 mins ago, 2 Oct 14, 3:39pm -
- newCowboys' C.J. Spillman Under Investigation After Alleged Sexual Assault At Team Hotel
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel las…- 1 hour ago, 2 Oct 14, 3:25pm -
- newJohns Hopkins Admits It Failed In Not Disclosing Gang Rape Inquiry
Johns Hopkins University made a mistake when it failed to tell the campus that local police were investigating an alleged gang rape at a fraternity, the school's president, Ronald J. Daniels, told stu…- 2 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 2:46pm -
- newBritish Authorities Accidentally Destroy A Banksy Mural, Smack Collective Forehead
LONDON (AP) — Authorities in southern England were embarrassed but defensive Thursday after telling workers to destroy a mural they later realized was created by the internationally famous graffiti…- 2 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 2:03pm -
- newPhiladelphia Decriminalizes Marijuana
On Wednesday, Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter signed legislation decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana in the city. The law, which downgrades possession of 30 grams or less of marijuana to a…- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:41pm -
- new'Stalker' Is A Show That Hates Women. Let's Burn It Down To The Ground.
Middlebrow is a recap of the week in entertainment, celebrity and television news that provides a comprehensive look at the state of pop culture. From the rock bottom to highfalutin, Middlebrow is you…- 4 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 12:04pm -
- newEric Frein Manhunt: Hunting Banned, Tourism Down
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) — For a region so dependent on tourism, the headline could scarcely be worse: A survivalist charged with ambushing a Pennsylvania State Police barracks eludes hundreds of law en…- 5 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 11:40am -
- newCalifornia Prison Reform's Biggest Backer Is Also Friends With Karl Rove
Thousands of California prisoners could be released if state voters pass a referendum downgrading certain non-violent felonies to misdemeanors next month. If that happens, the inmates will owe a debt…- 5 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 11:32am -
The Smoking Gun
- newAnother Couple Arrested For Public Sex At Giant Florida Retirement Community
The naked duo was spotted yesterday at 8:42 AM "having sexual intercourse within direct view of the public" at The Villages.read more- 3 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 1:46pm -
- newCops: Teachers Had Threesome With Student, 16
Female Louisiana educators face felony raps for "sexual contact" Police began probing…- 23 hours ago, 1 Oct 14, 5:18pm -
- Elderly Florida Diner Beaten In Cursing Dispute
Applebee's patron asked attacker to stop 'f' word use The 80-year-old victim was wall…- 1 day ago, 1 Oct 14, 2:33pm -
- Motivated Cops Chase Down Oregon Man Who Stole Pastry-Packed Donut Land Delivery Van
Portland, Oregon cops report that a pastry fell from the hands of suspect Peter Leon Johansen, 34, as he was being apprehended this morning.read more- 2 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 9:01pm -
- Mom Busted For Hosting Underage Beer Pong Party In Her New York Home
Cops charge that Laurie Kennedy, 50, furnished "tables, cups, and ping pong balls" for her underage guests.read more- 2 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 5:35pm -
- Murder Charge Filed In Oklahoma Work Beheading
Police: Suspect, 30, "openly admitted" to brutal attacks After being suspended from h…- 2 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 3:45pm -
- Police Bust College Student, 21, On Jogging While Intoxicated Charge
Cops report that James Finan was jogging early yesterday alongside a Pennsylvania roadway, where vehicles had to take "defensive measures" to avoid hitting the DeSales University student.read more- 3 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 8:44pm -
- Bang Bangs, Red Rums, And Other Types Of Perps
A font of recent arrestees for your viewing pleasure Tens of thousands of Americans a…- 3 days ago, 29 Sep 14, 2:56pm -
- newEx-Officer Pleads Guilty in Drugstore Killings
District Attorney General Jimmy Dunn said in a phone interview that 38-year-old Jason Holt on Wednesday was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Dunn said Holt killed Down Ho…- 5 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 11:27am -
- newMichael Dunn found guilty of 1st-degree murder in loud-music trial
Jurors found Michael Dunn guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday in the 2012 shooting death 17-year-old Jordan Davis. Dunn's parents were in the courtroom for the verdict.- 16 hours ago, 2 Oct 14, 12:15am -
- new911 caller: Cop told man to drop gun at Wal-Mart
A 911 caller who reported a man carrying a gun in Wal-Mart told state investigators he heard an officer repeatedly say "put it down" about two seconds before police shot the man, killing him, accordin…- 20 hours ago, 1 Oct 14, 8:19pm -
- Case of woman killed eight years ago put over again for third time
A man accused of killing a Manitoba woman eight years ago has failed again in his ongoing attempts to plead guilty to the crime. Traigo Andretti stood in front of a judge at the Winnipeg law courts ag…- 1 day ago, 1 Oct 14, 4:23pm -
- Wife questioned and released after mayor of Los Angeles suburb of Bell Gardens shot and killed
The wife suspected of shooting and killing the mayor of a Los Angeles County city has been released after hours of questioning, authorities said. Sheriff's homicide detectives detained and interviewed…- 1 day ago, 1 Oct 14, 12:32pm -
- Body cam helps justify fatal Utah police shooting
30, 2014, in Salt Lake City. . Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill speaks to reporters during a news conference Tuesday, Sept.- 1 day ago, 1 Oct 14, 8:48am -
- Virginia authorities check ties in unsolved cases
Hannah Graham hasn't been seen since she vanished in the early morning hours in a busy dining and shopping district in Charlottesville. It is the latest in a series of mysteries involving young people…- 1 day ago, 1 Oct 14, 5:04am -
- Florida loud music killing trial coming to close
30, 2014, in Jacksonville, Fla. . Michael Dunn testifies during his retrial at the Duval County Courthouse, Tuesday, Sept.- 2 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 1:24am -
Crime News Videos
Boise Police conduct high speed car testing on closed track
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Firing a Glock underwater
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Russian man backflips off cruiser
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Wild carjacker pursuit in Australia
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Thug attacks cop twice his size during booking
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Md. trooper hit by tractor-trailer while writing ticket
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Check out COPSWEST
Now in its 13th year, COPSWEST Expo continues to be the premiere law enforcement/public safety expo in the west. Come early on Monday, October 15, to attend CPOA's Annual Leadership Training Day! Regi…
- 4 Oct 12, 5:37pm -
Diana Rathborne outlines two different footwork patterns and various techniques of baton striking in her demonstrations of various drills.
- 3 Oct 12, 12:30am -
RoboteX Avatar Micro
Doug Wyllie talks with Eric Ivers of RoboteX about their portable and rugged RoboteX Avatar personal safety robot.
- 3 Oct 12, 12:30am -
Elbeco at IACP 2011
Known for their innovative and well-fitting uniforms, Elbeco has rolled out an exterior vest carrier.
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Report Writing - Evidence Collection
This segment identifies the need to ensure the evidence listed in the report matches the evidence tag placed on the item. William Fogarty suggests double checking the report prior to booking the evide…
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Becoming a Law Enforcement Training Expert
Betsy Brantner Smith talks to Mike Janin about common questions they get from young officers who are considering becoming trainers.
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Crime and Criminals
While the authorities fight to keep crime out of the streets, there are several instances when some cases go unnoticed. In this case, they are reported during the initial stages and from there, everyone forgets about them. However, APB Online works on bringing you the some of the famous criminal trials. This ensures that you stay updated about the progress of the cases and this ensures that you stay updated on all developments thanks to our 24/7 updated news feeds from prominent sources across the web. The best thing about APB Online is the fact that they bring you the events as they unfold and take you step by step through the cases to ensure you clearly grasp what is going on and ultimate judgment made.
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Career in Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement
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