Latest detective Stories
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.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island (Reuters) - A Rhode Island man who killed a detective in a police station and tried to escape by jumping out a window and hailing a taxi could face life in prison with no parole after a jury rejected his insanity plea.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The deputy press secretary for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has been arrested in a sex sting operation on charges of trying to seduce someone he believed to be a 14-year-old girl, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said on Tuesday.
By Ed Stoddard KAGISO, South Africa (Reuters) - A South African detective shot dead eight people including four fellow officers and a one-year-old baby before police killed him, a spokeswoman for the force said on Tuesday.
By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Conan O'Brien and his former sidekick on NBC's "Late Night," Andy Richter, are reuniting for NBC primetime, and this time Richter is the leading man.
LONDON (Reuters) - Police hunting the gang who stole up to 50 million pounds from a security depot in Kent last week said on Sunday the net was closing as they found arms, clothing and transport equipment they believe was used in the heist.
By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The mystery of who will play teenage detective Nancy Drew has been solved: Emma Roberts has signed on to play the sleuth in a big-screen version of the long-running book series.
By Ian MacKenzie EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Best-selling Russian novelist Boris Akunin says the problems his country faces today remind him of the upheavals afflicting Russia over a century ago.
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