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Friday, April 5, 2013

Goths and Punks Can Now be HateCrime Victims in the UK


TIME
Offenses committed on grounds of disability, race, religion or sexual orientation are already recognized across the U.K. as hate crimes. But now, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) will record crimes against “alternative subcultures”—which include goths ...
NPR
'Trance': Crime Pays, If You Remember Where The Stash Is. by Stephanie Zacharek. April 04, 2013 5:00 PM. Franck (Vincent Cassel), Simon (James McAvoy) and Elizabeth (Rosario Dawson) are uneasy allies trying to discover exactly what went wrong ...
NBC Bay Area
NBC Bay Area's Investigative Unit uncovers tax fraud in California prisons from inmates filing thousands of fraudulent returns. It's part of a national problem that cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars last year.
NY1
Police say he was last seen wearing a dark-colored baseball cap, a gray baseball-style shirt with dark sleeves, blue jeans and dark-colored sneakers. Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or ...