Justified: N.C. DA Defends Police’s Fatally Shooting Murder Suspect

In Whitakers, North Carolina, a district attorney has defended the fatal shooting of a murder suspect by law enforcement. The suspect was identified as an individual wanted in connection with a violent crime. The shooting occurred after a brief standoff between the suspect and officers, resulting in the suspect’s death. According to the district attorney, … Read more

Emergency Warrantless Ping Justified in Preventing Planned Smith Rock Shooting, DA Defends Law Enforcement Action

BEND, Ore. – The attorney for a Portland man accused of planning a mass shooting at a Smith Rock climbing event has filed a motion to suppress evidence, claiming authorities violated his constitutional rights by using a “warrantless ping” of his cellphone to locate him at a campsite. Samson Garner, who was arrested in October … Read more

Reeds Spring Intruder’s Death Deemed Self-Defense justified by prosecutors

REED SPRINGS, Mo. – Prosecutors have ruled a November shooting death in Reed Springs as justified, following an investigation by the Greene County Sheriff’s Office. The incident occurred when Stone County deputies accused Michael A. Ruhde, 33, of violently invading a man’s residence around 10:30 p.m. Nov. 4 in the rural area of Keystone and … Read more