Where’s the Missing Money in Mahanoy City?

WNEP Newswatch 16, wnep.com BYLINE: Dave Bohman, Newswatch 16 VIDEO Mahanoy City, PA MAHANOY CITY -- Newswatch 16 has learned that money is missing from the police department in Mahanoy City, money seized in a drug case. Just days ago, the police chief suddenly retired. A sp...
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Missing evidence found in sheriff's locker could free inmate in 1990 SD murder case

Capital Journal, capjournal.com BYLINE: Associated Press McCook County, SD SIOUX FALLS — McCook County Sheriff Mark Norris says an envelope found in an evidence locker is related to the case of a South Dakota inmate trying to prove his innocence in a 1990 murder. The Argus L...
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Report: Evidence issues may taint years of drug cases

Silver City Daily Press, scdailypress.com BYLINE: Stewart McClintic, Silver City, NM Potentially hundreds of convictions could be overturned after an audit of the Region VII Drug Task Force, based in Deming but led by the Silver City Police Department, ...
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Former Tallassee assistant police chief enters guilty pleas

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Montgomery Advertiser, montgomeryadvertiser.com BYLINE: Marty Roney, Montgomery Advertiser Tallassee, AL (Photo: Contributed) WETUMPKA Tallassee’s former assistant police chief has pleaded guilty to two theft related charges related to crimes while he was on duty. Chris Mile...
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Gazette opinion: The good, bad and ugly of the state crime lab cases

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THE BILLINGS GAZETTE, billingsgazette.com BYLINE: THE BILLINGS GAZETTE EDITORIAL BOARD Billings, MT The autopy room at the Montana State Crime Lab in Missoula, Montana photographed in October 2015. KURT WILSON, Missoulian A continuing investigation at the state crime lab in ...
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Ex-police clerk charged with stealing $101K from evidence room

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The Palm Beach Post, palmbeachpost.com BYLINE: Jorge Milian, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Riviera Beach, FL Claudia V. Hutchinson RIVIERA BEACH — No criminal cases have been compromised by the alleged theft of more than $100,000 in evidence by a former employee, Riviera Beac...
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DIGGING DEEPER: Beloit Police Department investigation turns up missing evidence, lack of training

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27abcWKOW, wkow.com BYLINE: Kristen Barbaresi VIDEO Beloit, WI BELOIT (WKOW)-- The Beloit Police Department is undergoing an overhaul of policies and practices after an investigation turned up serious problems. The city paid $130,000 for an independent investigation into the...
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Missing money in Petersburg evidence room disrupts court case

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WWBT, NBC12, 12 On Your Side, nbc12.com BYLINE: Rachel DePompa Petersburg, VA Petersburg Bureau of Police (Source: NBC12) (Source: NBC12) PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - Fallout is beginning from a case involving missing money in the Petersburg Police evidence room. Prosecutors redu...
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