Video shows coyote attacking dog in suburban Illinois backyard

NORTHFIELD, Ill. — A suburban Illinois couple have a warning for fellow pet owners after their dog was attacked by a coyote in their own backyard. It happened so fast: just moments after Boozer stepped outside, a coyote rushed in and circled the cairn terrier briefly before rushing in and clamping down on his head, dragging the 14-pound dog around the yard. The couple’s home surveillance camera captured the attack as the coyote dragged the dog around, until Barnaby Dinges’ wife ran […]

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Video shows 11-year-old girl held at gunpoint, handcuffed by Michigan police

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Michigan police department has opened an internal investigation after an 11-year-old girl was detained during the search for a stabbing suspect last week. Honestie Hodges told WXMI she is scared of the Grand Rapids Police Department after being handcuffed and detained. “I didn’t know what was going on,” said Hodges. “I didn’t do anything wrong, I’ve never got in trouble by the Grand Rapids Police. I used to want to be a Grand Rapids police […]

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Teacher resigns after outburst and racial slur aimed at student goes viral

PATERSON, NJ — A teacher is speaking out after a video of her threatening a student and calling him a racial slur went viral. “I am very disappointed in myself for one,” Georgiana Jackson told WPIX. “I really should not have reacted in such a fashion. That was clearly out of frustration, and even anger to a certain degree.” Jackson resigned from International High School Friday when the video of her went viral, prompting a Paterson School District Investigation. “My behavior was very […]

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Video shows man tackle woman, throw her phone in road rage incident

ARNOLD, Mo. – Surveillance video caught a man blocking in, tackling, and throwing the phone of a woman in a road rage-related incident, according to KTVI. According to Det. Lt. James Jones, a spokesman for the Arnold Police Department, the incident occurred Friday, December 8 at the Walgreen’s on Vogel Road. Authorities said the suspect followed a woman from the interstate to the store parking lot, kicked the victim’s vehicle, tackled her, and threw her phone. The suspect then sped off […]

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Cellphone video appears to show teacher slam student to the floor

CANTON, Ohio – An Ohio teacher is under investigation after cellphone video surfaced that appears to show him slam a student down to the floor according to WJW. The school district says the incident happened Dec. 4 at McKinley High School in Canton, and the footage circulated the next day. The teacher, Ken Weatherbee, has been placed on paid leave, according to school officials. The video clip, which was given to WJW by a parent of one of the students, lasts […]

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Couple use stolen credit card to go skydiving — and film their adventure: police

The video above was released by Suffolk County Police and shows the pair skydiving. NEW YORK — A couple went skydiving and bought video of the experience to save as a memory — but they charged it all to someone else’s tab, police in New York say. The pair allegedly used a stolen credit card to purchase two sessions and video footage at Skydive Long Island in Shirley on June 20. On Friday, police in Suffolk County released that video with […]

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Video shows enraged customer spray hotel worker with fire extinguisher

XI’AN CITY, SHAANXI PROVINCE, China – How do you say ‘anger management’ in Chinese? Qíngxù guǎnlǐ? Because this guy needs it after walking up to a hotel worker in China and dousing her with a fire extinguisher. The man first called to request a room, but would not give the hotel receptionist his name. According to USA Today, all he would say is he was a friend of the owner; the receptionist then told the man she would not book a room […]

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Selfies taken with stolen cell phone may lead police to purse thief

SANDY, Utah – Isabel Acevedo recently started a job as a receptionist for a kitchen and bath company. Her family is having a hard time, and she wanted to make some extra money for the holidays. When she left her desk to use the restroom, a woman came in, walked right up to Acevedo’s desk, grabbed her purse and walked out. “She looked like she was ready to take my stuff regardless if I was there or not,” Acevedo told […]

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Body cam footage shows night Oklahoma legislator found in hotel room with teen boy

MOORE, Okla. – Days after a former Oklahoma state senator pleaded guilty to federal child sex trafficking, police released body cam footage of the call that led the elected official to be charged with sex crimes by the state. Ralph Shortey, 35, pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking in federal court last week; in exchange, child pornography charges were dropped, according to KFOR. Shortey, a former Republican state senator from Oklahoma City, was charged in federal court in September after […]

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Radio station employees fired over racist comments about high school basketball players

FOREST CITY, Iowa – Controversial commentary from two radio employees at a high school basketball game in northern Iowa has resulted in their firing after an outcry on social media. A video clip from a boys basketball game between Forest City High School and Eagle Grove High School was posted to Facebook Sunday night. It contains racist comments by an announcer and a producer. The clip is from a longer online broadcast of the Nov. 28th game, with audio provided […]

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