Crime Violence

Three men in the Bronx duct-taped and robbed an elderly woman of $5 on Dec. 20. The robbery took place at the woman’s home on Prospect Avenue in the Bronx, according to the NYPD. The armed men knocked on the elderly woman’s door and when she answered, pushed their way into the apartment and duct-taped her. […]

A 14-year-old Chicago teenager stabbed his 16-year-old brother to death in a kitchen fight on Wednesday morning, police say. The 14-year-old stabbed brother Larry Miles in the back during the fight. The mother of the two tried to break up the scuffle, but before she could do so, the younger brother grabbed a 12-inch knife from the kitchen and stabbed […]

Following the bloody massacre that left 12 people dead when two gunmen opened fire on the satirical weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris last week, the publication has released its first cover. The cover reveals the Prophet Muhammad holding a “Je suis Charlie” sign with the caption “All is forgiven” in French above it on a green […]

What ever happened to practicing what you preach? Two anti-violence protesters severely beat a man in Pennsylvania, leaving him in critical condition. Nikole Ardeno and Emanuel Valez allegedly jumped the man — a former roommate — over a property dispute. The accused kicked the victim until he was unconscious, causing him to have seizures and vomit […]

UPDATE 1:55 PM Not long after news of Chris’ alleged ties to the Bloods in Los Angeles broke, MTV released an interview with the singer in which he tells Sway Calloway he has no gang affiliations. “When you’re in L.A. and you’re around people, you meet everybody – you meet Crips, you meet Bloods, especially […]

The violence has got to stop. A prominent community activist by the name of Leonore Draper was shot and killed on Friday night in a drive-by shooting that is believed to have been random. Known for her anti-violence work and very well-respected in Chicago, 32-year-old Draper was on her way home after an fundraising event […]