Tag: Assault and battery

ISIS Claims London Terror Attack

The media agency linked to the Islamic State terror group issued a release Thursday claiming that the attacker who killed three people including a British police officer in Westminster was affiliated with ISIS. The group frequently claims global terror attacks even if there is no evidence of its involvement. Amaq quoted an ISIS source saying:…

Eight Arrested After London Attack in Armed Police Raids

Eight people were reportedly arrested across the U.K. overnight in the aftermath of the attack near Britain’s Parliament on Wednesday that left three people dead and at least 29 still hospitalized. Detectives carried out armed police raids at six addresses, in London, Birmingham, and elsewhere throughout the night, said Acting Deputy Commissioner and Head of…

Charges Expected in Chicago Facebook Live Kidnapping Torture

Chicago police say charges are expected Thursday for four people in custody for a Facebook Live video that appears to depict a group holding a young man hostage. The young man is kicked and hit, while his mouth is taped shut. The suspects in the video also shout β€œFuck Donald Trump! Fuck white people!” and…

Body-Slamming Deputy Ben Fields Has Been Fired

The South Carolina police officer who body-slammed a high-school girl reportedly after she refused to leave a classroom will be fired, sources tell NBC News. The incident involving Officer Ben Fields was caught on camera. The girl’s attorney says she suffered multiple injuries to her neck and back, and her arm is currently in a…