Latest from Tom Jackman

The family of John Albers had tried for a year to extract information about their son's death by an Overland Park officer. Now a citizens' group will try to unearth the police reports.

  • Jan 16, 2019

After the actress left her wallet on a plane, she was charged with felony cocaine possession. The reduced charge is standard for first-time offenders.

  • Jan 14, 2019

An officer in Overland Park, Kan., fired 13 shots into a van driven by a reportedly suicidal 17-year-old. The prosecutor ruled the shooting justifiable, and the information stopped coming.

  • Jan 11, 2019

Federal law enforcement professionals, working without pay, say they’ve been reduced to bargaining chips.

  • Jan 10, 2019

Though Wolfe pleaded guilty, the Supreme Court ruled that the convicted drug dealer may still appeal his case and that Virginia must consider the merits of his claims.

  • Jan 8, 2019

The system used for background checks for gun sales, employment and the like is missing 750,000 cases.

  • Dec 30, 2018

No visitors centers available, some historic sites such as Clara Barton House are closed.

  • Dec 23, 2018

Michelle Schonzeit was twice passed over for men with far less experience for jobs overseeing Camp David and the D.C. region. The Park Service has long struggled with allegations of harassment and discrimination.

  • Dec 21, 2018

The Iowa senator, whose letters in another police shooting helped unlock the case, asks the FBI for answers from a 13-month investigation.

  • Dec 21, 2018

A Los Angeles police officer having a seemingly friendly chat with a motorist, whose hands are up, is suddenly shot at point blank range. A second officer then killed the motorist.

  • Sep 14, 2018
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