Latest detective Stories

2008-08-27 09:35:00

A double murder investigation that has remained unsolved for almost a decade could be provided new impetus following a forensic breakthrough at the University of Leicester.

2008-08-15 06:00:27

By Bill Keveney It's nothing new when an actor leaves one of the Law & Order shows. It is when he says goodbye a second time.

2008-08-06 15:00:34

By Linda Summerhayes TOP PERFORMERS: Siobhan Redmond with Paul Bettany, and Brian Cox with Rose Byrne HE is the original Edinburgh detective. The man who made the people of the Capital feel safe more than a century before Inspector Rebus trudged on to the pages of a crime novel.

2008-08-05 03:00:22

By Augie Frost, The Oklahoman Aug. 5--You may think you deleted that file from your computer. You might think emptying the recycle bin will erase it forever. But deep in the recesses of your hard drive, the file remains intact and can be found -- by someone who knows how to look.

2008-07-27 09:00:21

By Jesse Fray, Journal-World, Lawrence, Kan. Jul. 27--Lawrence Police are ahead of the curve when it comes to fighting cyber crime. The department has three detectives trained in computer forensics.

2008-07-01 15:00:23

ROCKLAND - Police have arrested a 15-year-old girl and charged her in connection with three burglaries that took place between April 30 and May 10, according to Detective Sgt. Christopher J. Young of the Rockland Police Department.

2008-06-24 06:02:47

By Tim Elfrink, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jun. 24--An Omaha-area Army Reserve officer apologized Monday for hanging a noose in an office he shared with an African-American sergeant and Iraq war veteran.

2008-06-19 09:00:19

By Patti Dozier, Thomasville Times-Enterprise, Ga. Jun. 19--THOMASVILLE -- The Thomas County teen charged Tuesday with aggravated child molestation will have to petition Thomas County Superior Court for a bond hearing.

2008-06-17 18:00:00

A Medford detective testified today that a computer taken from Neil Entwistle's home was used for a Google search on "how to kill with a knife" four days before the brainy Brit's wife and child were found murdered. Det.

2007-07-08 09:16:28

By Elise Ackerman, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Jul. 8--Veteran San Jose detective Mike Niehoff's dogged persistence has been the undoing of criminal street gangs and Internet frauds.

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