CAIR-LA denounces Assemblymember Zbur’s handling of violence targeting UCLA student

Los Angeles, CA – The Council on American-Islamic Relations in Los Angeles (CAIR-LA) has criticized Assemblymember Zbur for his reaction to the recent violence against a UCLA student involved in anti-genocide activism. The student was attacked by a group of individuals linked to the Armenian community, sparking tensions in the region. CAIR-LA expressed disappointment in Zbur’s response, calling it inadequate and urging him to take a stronger stance against hate crimes and violence targeting marginalized …

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Fort Worth Police Investigating Troubling Middle School Watch List Targeting Students and Teachers

Fort Worth, Texas – Fort Worth police are currently investigating a disturbing and violent document that has surfaced, targeting several students and teachers within the Northwest Independent School District. The document contains threats of violence which has raised concerns among the school community. Additional safety measures have been implemented to ensure the safety of the students and staff at Wilson Middle School in Haslet. The Northwest ISD has taken swift action by collaborating with Fort …

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Inmate at Connecticut Correctional Center Arrested in Murder-For-Hire Plot Targeting Four People

New London, Connecticut – A shocking incident has unfolded at the Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Center in Montville, as an inmate stands accused of masterminding a murder-for-hire plot targeting four individuals. Joshua Peikert, 31, faces grave charges of conspiracy to commit murder and conspiracy to commit risk of injury to a child. Held on a substantial $500,000 bond, Peikert was brought before the state Superior Court in New London for arraignment. Connecticut State Police disclosed these details …

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Greek Citizens Unite in Solidarity Against Violence Targeting Trans Community

Athens, Greece – In the vibrant city of Athens, Greece, a wave of solidarity has emerged in response to a recent violent attack on transgender individuals. Thousands of Greeks united in a powerful stand against hate, demonstrating their unwavering support for the LGBTQ+ community. The incident that sparked this display of unity took place when a group of trans people were subjected to a vicious assault. Despite the traumatic nature of the attack, the resilience …

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Four Arrested in Murder-for-Hire Plot Targeting 96-Year-Old California Woman

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Authorities in Santa Barbara, California, have made a significant breakthrough in the case of the death of a 96-year-old woman. Four individuals have been taken into custody in connection with the tragic incident, shedding light on a murder-for-hire scheme that targeted the victim, Violet Evelyn Alberts. During a press conference, the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office revealed the arrests of Pauline Macareno, Harry Masmadjian, Henry Rostomyan, and Ricardo MarinDelCampo. Over the …

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South Carolina Teens Arrested After Targeting Pizza Delivery Driver

COLUMBIA, South Carolina – Two teenagers from South Carolina were arrested this week on charges of robbing and fatally shooting a pizza delivery driver at a vacant apartment. Trevor Harris, 18, and a 17-year-old relative were taken into custody and charged with murder, attempted armed robbery, criminal conspiracy, and possession of a weapon during a violent crime. The incident took place in November 2023, according to the Columbia Police Department. The victim, 48-year-old Christopher Shirah, …

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FBI Urges Vigilance as Cases of Online ‘Sextortion’ Targeting Hoosiers on the Rise

The FBI is issuing a warning to the residents of Indiana about a troubling trend known as “sextortion” that is posing a growing danger, especially for children. Predators are using fake social media profiles to entice children, particularly boys aged 14 to 17, into sharing sexually explicit videos or photos. Special Agent Curtis Cox of the FBI emphasized the severity of the issue, stating that once predators have compromising images, they begin making demands. These …

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Man Convicted of Assault in Violent Attack Targeting Bay Area Resident of Asian Descent

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – A man has been convicted of assault in a recent case targeting an older Asian woman, adding to a string of violent incidents against elderly residents of Asian descent in the Bay Area. The incident occurred in the early hours of June 8, 2022, outside an apartment building on Duboce Avenue, sparking concern about the safety of Asian residents in the area. The victim, who owned the apartment building and lived …

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Alleged Serial Killer Arrested in Los Angeles After Targeting Homeless Men as They Slept

Los Angeles, California – Police have apprehended a suspect accused of killing three homeless men as they slept in different areas of the city. The man, identified as Jerrid Joseph Powell, was also arrested for the murder of another victim in his garage during a ‘follow-home’ robbery. Authorities believe Powell is responsible for a total of four murders, including the killing of Nicholas Simbolon, a father of two, in San Dimas. Authorities had been searching …

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