Thug who battered girlfriend’s toddler to death while she was at hairdressers jailed

Jonathan Simpson inflicted horrific injuries including a “catastrophic brain injury” to 22-month-old Jacob Marshall and was found guilty of murder in Speke, Liverpool A thug who battered his girlfriend’s toddler to death while she was at the hairdressers has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 19 years. Jonathan Simpson inflicted horrific injuries … Read more

LAPD recommends manslaughter charges for 17-year-old Lamborghini driver who killed LA secretary

Los Angeles police have recommended negligent manslaughter charges against a teen driver of a speeding Lamborghini who killed a 32-year-old secretary when he slammed into her vehicle last month, the Daily Mail reports. Brendan Khuri, the 17-year-old son of multi-millionaire manufacturing and distribution magnate James Khuri, remains hospitalized after the February 17 crash that killed Monique … Read more

Driver goes on ‘rampage’ of hit-and-runs in downtown Denver, injuring 4, including two cops

A 23-year-old Colorado man has been charged with 15 counts related to a “rampage” of hit-and-run crashes in Denver in January that injured four people, including two police officers. Tyler Hazell also faces two counts of bias-motivated crime when investigators determined that he may have targeted two victims based on perceived sexual orientation, ABC7 reports. The … Read more

Alleged killer who gave birth to stillborn baby to be released from jail, judge rules

A California woman behind bars for murder will be released to a drug treatment program after her lawyers successfully argued that that the state’s homicide law doesn’t apply to pregnant women. The Associated Press reports that on Tuesday, Kings County Superior Court Judge Robert Shane Burns granted Chelsea Becker attorneys’ request to release her from jail and … Read more