Labs are performing more DNA tests but can't keep up with the rising number of crime scene submissions from law enforcement, resulting in an 85 percent increase in the testing backlog.
Experts believe this is the first time a state has sued a Catholic diocese in the abuse crisis
Police said the slaying of Francesco "Franky Boy" Cali was captured on surveillance video after he was lured outside when his parked car was hit. Experts say it's the first high-profile mob hit since 1985.
Winston L. Scott was wrongly convicted of rape in Fairfax County, Va., but it took a retesting of his DNA in recent years to prove his innocence.
‘Good time’ credit will shave a year from his term, other options exist for reductions.
Luis Hernandez Rivera, 54, was arrested March 5, after the alleged victim came forward to Alexandria police.
Brian Reynolds, publisher of the Loudoun Tribune, was also a close associate of Loudoun County Sheriff Mike Chapman in his 2015 reelection campaign.
There's still no decision on charges or release of officers' names in the November 2017 police-involved shooting.
Jody LeCornu was shot to death in 1996, and no one has ever been charged. Her twin sister continues to push for leads that might solve the case.
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.