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Operation Angry Birds Leads to Huge Cockfighting Bust

Operation Angry Birds Leads to Huge Cockfighting Bust

By Sean Patterson February 10, 2014

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman this week announced a huge cockfighting bust that has led to the arrests of nine people on felony cockfighting charges. The investigation, dubbed “Operation Angry Birds,” was led by the New York Organized Crime …

Listeria Arrests: Farmers Charged After Outbreak Listeria Arrests: Farmers Charged After Outbreak

There was a recent outbreak of Listeria in a Colorado town, resulting in the arrests of two farmers. The arrests happened on Thursday and are involved in what is being considered the deadliest outbreak of food-borne illness in our country …

FBI Arrests 150 In Massive Sex-Trafficking Crackdown FBI Arrests 150 In Massive Sex-Trafficking Crackdown

A massive three-day, multi-agency law enforcement operation has resulted in the arrest of 150 people on charges of sex trafficking, according to the FBI. The operation – dubbed Operation Cross Country 7 – was led by the FBI, but involved …

Buju Banton’s Gun Conviction Struck Down Buju Banton’s Gun Conviction Struck Down

In 2011, Reggae singer Buju Banton was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for cocaine charges. Banton was convicted by a Tampa, Florida jury of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 5 kg (around 11 pounds) of cocaine …

Utah Church Shooting Leaves Victim in Hospital Utah Church Shooting Leaves Victim in Hospital

A 35-year-old man walked into an Ogden, Utah church on Sunday and shot his father-in-law in the back of the head. According to the Ogden Police Department, Charles Richard Jennings, Jr. has been arrested for the attack, which took place …

7-Eleven Raids: Nine Arrested For Illegal Workers 7-Eleven Raids: Nine Arrested For Illegal Workers
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The U.S. Attorney’s Office today unsealed two indictments charging nine 7-Eleven store owners and operators with wire fraud, steling identities, and concealing and harboring illegal immigrants. The defendants are accused hiring “dozens” of illegal immigrants and giving them identities stolen …

Simi Teacher Malia Brooks Arrested in Sex Scandal Simi Teacher Malia Brooks Arrested in Sex Scandal
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A Simi Valley elementary school teacher was arrested this week for allegedly having sex with a young student. A KTLA report states that 32-year-old Malia Brooks was arrested Tuesday on charges of lewd acts on a child and multiple counts …

Arrested 396 Times: Woman Gets Noticed By Judge Arrested 396 Times: Woman Gets Noticed By Judge
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A Chicago woman who has been arrested nearly 400 times since 1978 will finally get a mental health evaluation and undergo treatment for alcohol abuse in compliance with a deal struck by a Judge. Shermain Miles has been booked for …

Brockovich Mug Shot Released After DUI Arrest Brockovich Mug Shot Released After DUI Arrest
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Erin Brockovich, who was arrested over the weekend for drunken boating, just had her mugshot released. The environmental activist was booked after a wildlife officer spotted her trying to maneuver a boat into a dock unsuccessfully. When he approached her, …

Pia Zadora Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges Pia Zadora Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

B-movie actress Pia Zadora was arrested this weekend on charges related to domestic violence. According to an Associated Press report, Zadora was arrested on Saturday morning for suspicion of domestic battery and coercion. Police had been called to her Las …

Yearbook Prank Could Result in Felony Charge Yearbook Prank Could Result in Felony Charge
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A yearbook prank by a Missouri girl could now bring federal charges. According to an Columbia Daily Tribune report, 17-year-old Kaitlyn Booth (pictured), a junior at Hickman High School in Columbia, Missouri, could now be facing a felony charge after …

Maurice Jones-Drew: Battery Arrest For Bar Fight Maurice Jones-Drew: Battery Arrest For Bar Fight
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Maurice Jones-Drew, a running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars, has been arrested. According to a TMZ report, police have stated that Jones-Drew punched a security guard at the Conch House restaurant in St. Augustine, Florida on May 26. The NFL …

Amanda Bynes Arrested: Pictures, Video Released Amanda Bynes Arrested: Pictures, Video Released
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On Thursday evening, former child actress Amanda Bynes was arrested after creating a disturbance at her Manhattan apartment. Bynes was allegedly smoking marijuana in the lobby of her building, causing the doorman to call police. When police arrived, Bynes allegedly …

Couple Stabbing Occurs Over ‘American Idol’ Argument Couple Stabbing Occurs Over ‘American Idol’ Argument
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A couple in York, Pennsylvania have been arrested for stabbing each other during an argument over Fox network TV karaoke contest American Idol. According to a report from the York Dispatch, 48-year-old Karen Harrelson and 57-year-old Gregory Stambaugh were drinking …

Amanda Bynes Arrested For Weed, Taken to Hospital Amanda Bynes Arrested For Weed, Taken to Hospital
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Former child actress and Nickelodeon star Amanda Bynes has been arrested on marijuana-related charges. According to an Associated Press report, Bynes was arrested in her Manhattan apartment on Thursday evening on charges of reckless endangerment, tampering with evidence, and possession …

Walters' Daughter Arrested On Sunday For DUI Walters' Daughter Arrested On Sunday For DUI
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Jacqueline Walters Danforth, the daughter of television personality Barbara Walters, was arrested for DUI in Florida this past Sunday. According to the Collier County Sheriff’s records, this was her first offense. It was officially listed as “TRAFFIC OFFENSE-DUI ALCOHOL OR …

Chief Keef Arrested On Marijuana Charge Chief Keef Arrested On Marijuana Charge
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Chief Keef, the 17-year old rap star, has been arrested in Atlanta for smoking weed in an upscale hotel. Keef has been arrested twice before despite his young age and was sued earlier this year for child support by a …