Via Slate: Crime happens to every type of person, and is perpetrated by every type of person. What makes the … Continue reading Much ado about knockout
That question begets another: How do police fail to file charges when an unarmed teen is shot for apparently no … Continue reading ‘How can you claim self-defense and you are the aggressor?’
I didn’t see this coming. Though I’m not 100 percent convinced of their innocence, there’s no doubt the prosecution didn’t … Continue reading West Memphis 3 set free
If crimes “begin and end with the criminals who commit them,” I think Sarah Palin just endorsed a mosque near … Continue reading Tweet du jour
Beyond ruthless, beyond human: A 14-year-old boy was killed at a MARTA station over a cell phone he didn’t even … Continue reading Crime down, senseless murders up
Pure evil: After breaking 20 bones in her 2-month-old girl’s body, a young Marietta mother waited two to three weeks … Continue reading worst persons in the world (cobb county edition)
Kyle Keyser, a victim of the perception of crime who has become a positive force for change in the city, … Continue reading atac founder announces for mayor
Don’t ask my why I was watching “Geraldo” at 4 a.m. It was a mistake. During an interview of the … Continue reading still sleazy after all these years
Not to make light of a gruesome murder, but can any good come out of a relationship between a surgically … Continue reading a plastic fantastic victim
A former welterweight boxing champion is shot seven times in the back chasing a pair of thugs who robbed him. … Continue reading just another saturday night in gotham, er, atlanta
An independent analysis of 2008 FBI crime statistics concludes that Atlanta is the nation’s second least safe city, behind Memphis.
Andy adds it up on Facebook: What if the $20M Shirley wasted on Brand Atlanta was spent on cops? At … Continue reading the city too broke for cops
Rumor has it the triggerman was just 17 — details forthcoming.
Scott Henry’s post on Fresh Loaf, “Clearing up confusion over Standard murder” clears up nothing. His only source is the … Continue reading blame the media, facts be damned
Intowners recognize it; will city officials follow suit?