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Sister of Grandview homicide victim suspects abusive relationship played a role in her death

GRANDVIEW, Mo. — Police found the body of a 27-year-old woman burned and left by a dumpster Sunday night. The family of Lynette Williams said they’re still trying to come to terms with what happened.

Family members said they knew she was a victim of domestic violence but never thought it was this bad.

FOX 4’s Shannon O’Brien spoke to Lynnette’s sister, Nina, at the Arbors of Grandview apartment complex to learn more about the young woman taken far too soon.

Her sister said she woke up Monday morning, flipped on the TV and heard that the body of a 27-year-old woman was found there. It didn’t even occur to her that it could be here sister until she saw a post on Facebook that said, ‘Rest in heaven.’

“And I said, ‘Rest in heaven?'” Nina recalled.

Nina said even then she thought there was a mistake, that her sister Lynnette could not be the

Read more at: http://fox4kc.com/2018/01/15/sister-of-grandview-homicide-victim-warned-her-about-abusive-relationship/

Stop the practice of parading suspects before the media

A Senior State Attorney, Mrs. Marie-Louise Simmons, has called for the police to stop the practice of parading suspected criminals before the media cameras.  The practice, she noted, was not helpful, as people looking to settle personal scores could take advantage of.

She added that some members of the public would sometimes want to confirm crimes leveled against certain arrested suspects based purely on rumors they might have heard about such suspects.

She was speaking at a day’s workshop held for senior officers of the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in the Ashanti Region.   The goal was to build their capacity to efficiently investigate reported crimes to build strong case and secure court convictions.

Topics discussed included “who a criminal investigator is”, “crime scene investigations” “role of crime scene investigator” and “identification of suspects”.   The Senior State Attorney said it was important for the investigators to make sure that they did a

Read more at: https://www.businessghana.com/site/news/general/157911/Stop-the-practice-of-parading-suspects.

Stop the practice of parading suspects before the media …

A Senior State Attorney, Mrs. Marie-Louise Simmons, has called for the police to stop the practice of parading suspected criminals before the media cameras.  The practice, she noted, was not helpful, as people looking to settle personal scores could take advantage of.

She added that some members of the public would sometimes want to confirm crimes leveled against certain arrested suspects based purely on rumors they might have heard about such suspects.

She was speaking at a day’s workshop held for senior officers of the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in the Ashanti Region.   The goal was to build their capacity to efficiently investigate reported crimes to build strong case and secure court convictions.

Topics discussed included “who a criminal investigator is”, “crime scene investigations” “role of crime scene investigator” and “identification of suspects”.   The Senior State Attorney said it was important for the investigators to make sure that they did a

Read more at: https://www.businessghana.com/site/news/general/157911/Stop-the-practice-of-parading-suspects.

Stop the practice of parading suspects before the media

By Gifty Amofa, GNA

Kumasi, Jan 12, GNA –
A Senior State Attorney, Mrs. Marie-Louise Simmons, has called for the police
to stop the practice of parading suspected criminals before the media cameras.

The practice, she
noted, was not helpful, as people looking to settle personal scores could take
advantage of.

She added that some
members of the public would sometimes want to confirm crimes leveled against
certain arrested suspects based purely on rumors they might have heard

She was speaking at a
day’s workshop held for senior officers of the Police Criminal Investigations
Department (CID) in the Ashanti Region.

The goal was to build
their capacity to efficiently investigate reported crimes to build strong case
and secure court convictions.

Topics discussed
included “who a criminal investigator is”, “crime scene investigations” “role
of crime scene investigator” and “identification of

Read more at: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/stop-the-practice-of-parading-suspects-before-the-media-127359

Police ask for help identifying attempted kidnapping suspects

Police officers are seeking the public’s help in identifying two men who reportedly tried to kidnap a woman in west Fort Collins last week.

On Sept. 17 around 2 a.m., a 20-year-old woman was sitting in her car when she heard a knock on the window and opened her car door, according to a Fort Collins Police Services news release.

Two unknown men reportedly pulled her out of her vehicle and began taking her down the 2500 block of West Lake Street. When a passing car approached, the men let go of the woman and fled the area on foot, according to the news release.

Both men were described as young adults with long hair who smelled of alcohol. One of the

Read more at: http://www.coloradoan.com/story/news/crime/2017/09/25/police-ask-help-identifying-attempted-kidnapping-suspects/701943001/

Police searching for suspects in deadly overnight shooting

UPDATE

The victim in a deadly overnight shooting has been identified as Noah Campbell, 19, of Des Moines.

Campbell was immediately taken to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Police have not released any suspect descriptions.

Des Moines police say they are still interviewing witnesses and are following any leads they have.

There is a surveillance camera on the corner that is pointed toward the parking lot. Police are checking in with the gas station to see if anything was caught on the camera.

PREVIOUSLY

Authorities are investigating the city’s 22nd homicide this year after a man was shot at a convenience store, Des Moines police Sgt. Paul Parizek said in a news release.

Officers were sent at 10:08 p.m. to the 3700 block of Easton Boulevard on reports of a shooting. When officials arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound.

Des Moines Fire Department personnel

Read more at: http://www.kcci.com/article/authorities-man-shot-killed-in-des-moines-22nd-homicide/12052271

Sheriff’s Office seeks suspects in Dorris stabbing

On Wednesday, Aug. 16, at approximately 1:51 a.m., the SCSO Dispatch Center received a report from a woman reporting that an unknown assailant had stabbed her son in the chest.

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office reported the following:

On Wednesday, Aug. 16, at approximately 1:51 a.m., the SCSO Dispatch Center received a report from a woman reporting that an unknown assailant had stabbed her son in the chest.

The assault allegedly occurred at a residence on California Street in the city of Dorris, located in the eastern part of the county. SCSO deputies responded to the scene and conducted a crime scene investigation and interviewed witnesses who may have observed the suspects and vehicle leaving the scene of the incident.

The victim was treated by emergency medical responders from the local fire department and later transported via ambulance to a Klamath Falls medical facility. According to witnesses, it is believed

Read more at: http://www.siskiyoudaily.com/news/20170818/sheriffs-office-seeks-suspects-in-dorris-stabbing