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Mayor to share strategies to address crime

GARY | In the wake of a spike in crime and the July shooting death of a city police officer, Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson plans to share policing strategies at a news conference Monday.

13 hours ago
Convicted nose doc getting closer to release date

Convicted nose doc getting closer to release date

A Merrillville doctor serving prison time for billing insurance companies for medical procedures that were never performed is getting his first sniff of freedom as he nears his release date.

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Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

PHOENIX | A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.

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Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona Republic justice reporter Michael Kiefer describes what he saw as a witness to the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, which took more than an hour and a half at the state prison Wednesday in Florence, Ariz. Wood was convicted in the 1989 shooting deaths of Debbie Dietz, 29, and Gene D…

July 23, 2014 8:22 pm
Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Jeanne Brown, left, who had a sister and father murdered, speaks during a news conference as husband Richard Brown listens following the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood. The execution took nearly two hours.

July 23, 2014 8:22 pm
Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Arizona inmate dies 2 hours after execution began

Robert Hungerford, of Phoenix, prays as he and a group of about a dozen death penalty opponents protest the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood on Wednesday at the state prison in Florence, Ariz.

July 23, 2014 8:22 pm

Documents about blood-alcohol content in fatal crash will be allowed in court

CROWN POINT | A Lake County Criminal Court judge will allow crucial police documents to be presented during the trial of a man accused of driving drunk and killing a St. John woman. 

July 23, 2014 8:04 pm
Man sentenced to prison for role in fatal shooting

Man sentenced to prison for role in fatal shooting

CROWN POINT | A 20-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to eight years and six months in prison for his role in a shooting that led to a man's death. 

July 23, 2014 5:45 pm

Investigation into Gary officer homicide continues

CROWN POINT | More than two weeks after the shooting death of a Gary police officer, criminal charges have yet to be filed in the case.

July 22, 2014 6:37 pm
Gary man faces charges in death of infant

Gary man faces charges in death of infant

CROWN POINT | A 28-year-old man has been charged in the death of his girlfriend's 5-month-old son, according to court records. 

July 21, 2014 7:33 pm
Brawl after fair concert injures three, including two children

Brawl after fair concert injures three, including two children

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | Three people, including two children, were injured during a brawl that broke out after Friday night's concert at the Porter County Fair.

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Cal City cell phone store robbed at gunpoint

CALUMET CITY | A Calumet City T-Mobile store was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night.

July 18, 2014 9:49 am

Chicago man admits passing counterfeit bills in Hobart bar

HAMMOND | A Chicago man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Thursday to using counterfeit money to buying drinks at a Hobart bar.

July 18, 2014 12:05 am

Woman accused of drinking, causing infant to fall in park

CROWN POINT | A 30-year-old woman is accused of causing her infant to fall out of a stroller while she was drunk at a Hammond park, police said. 

July 17, 2014 5:59 pm

Guns stolen from Porter Co. police car

VALPARAISO | A handgun, rifle and stun gun were reported stolen Tuesday from a Porter County squad car in the Shamrock subdivision on the city's west side.

July 16, 2014 8:36 am
Fingerprint leads to charges in Highland Subway robbery

Fingerprint leads to charges in Highland Subway robbery

CROWN POINT | A single fingerprint led to charges against a trio accused of robbing at gunpoint the Subway in the 9500 block of Indianapolis Boulevard in Highland, police said.

July 15, 2014 6:05 pm

Police: Man asked for job then robbed White Castle

CROWN POINT | A Hammond man is accused of robbing a White Castle at gunpoint after inquiring about a job, police said. 

July 15, 2014 5:59 pm
C.P. man charged in fatal crash

C.P. man charged in fatal crash

CROWN POINT | A 26-year-old man is accused of being under the influence of marijuana when he was involved in a fatal crash that killed an Illinois woman and injured another woman, according to court records.

July 15, 2014 4:53 pm
Son charged in stabbing death of elderly mother

Son charged in stabbing death of elderly mother

CROWN POINT | The son of an 80-year-old woman found stabbed to death in her hospital room early Friday was charged Saturday with murder.

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