Bernie Goetz was charged with the sale of marijuana after he was nabbed selling $30 worth of pot to a female undercover officer. In a court hearing, Bernie Goetz said he's a vegetarian, and felt coerced into taking the $30 from the undercover officer.
Rather than surrounding Arapahoe High School after reports of a school shooting, law enforcement officers moved quickly inside to confront the shooter. Following established protocols, teachers went into immediate classroom lock-down.
Sheriff's deputies arrested: Federal officials arrested 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies and charged them with beating inmates and jail visitors, falsifying reports, and trying to obstruct an FBI probe of the nation's largest jail system.
George Zimmerman asked a judge on Monday to grant him contact with the girlfriend he's accused of assaulting. She signed an affidavit saying she doesn't want him charged with aggravated assault, battery, or criminal mischief.
Federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies asked wireless carriers for 'cell tower data dumps' at least 9,000 times in 2012, as part of their investigative work, a US senator reports. His push is to buttress privacy protections for cellphone users in America.