Indian cop arrested in Kashmir for blocking anti-rebel ops

Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir said Friday that they arrested one of their own officers and dismissed her for obstructing a counterinsurgency operation in the disputed region. The officer livestreamed a cordon and search operation by government forces in southern Frisal village on Wednesday “with the intent of disrupting the search operation,” police said in a […]

Mother arrested after 3 kids found dead in Los Angeles home: police – National

The mother of three children — all under the age of 5 — found slain inside a Los Angeles apartment Saturday morning has been arrested, police said. Liliana Carrillo, 30, was arrested in Tulare County, about 200 miles (322 kilometres) north of Los Angeles. It wasn’t immediately known if she had a lawyer who […]

Myanmar celebrities arrested for backing anti-coup protests as death toll nears 600 – National

Myanmar security forces on Thursday arrested Paing Takhon, a model and actor who had spoken out against the coup, his sister told Reuters, as activists placed shoes filled with flowers in parts of Yangon to commemorate dead protesters. Troops opened fire on pro-democracy protesters on Wednesday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens, […]

COVID-19: Alleged Vancouver penthouse party host arrested again, charged with disobeying court order

A man accused of operating a makeshift nightclub inside his Vancouver penthouse amid COVID-19 restrictions is back in jail. 2:38 Public safety minister hints at more charges against alleged Vancouver illegal party operator Public safety minister hints at more charges against alleged Vancouver illegal party operator – Feb 1, 2021 Police confirm Mo Movassaghi, 42, was […]

Texas man arrested with gun outside Kamala Harris’ residence – National

By Mark Hosenball Reuters Posted March 17, 2021 6:45 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A San Antonio man was arrested near the official residence of Vice President Kamala Harris in Washington on Wednesday and was […]

At least 8 dead after shootings at 3 Georgia massage parlours, suspect arrested – National

Shootings at two massage parlours in Atlanta and one in the suburbs left eight people dead, many of them women of Asian descent, authorities said Tuesday. A 21-year-old man was taken into custody in southwest Georgia hours later after a manhunt. Atlanta Police Chief Rodney Bryant said three people were killed at a spa […]

Wife of Mexican druglord ‘El Chapo’ arrested in Virginia on U.S. drug charges – National

The wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman was arrested Monday in the United States and accused of helping her husband run his multibillion-dollar cartel and plot his audacious escape from a Mexican prison in 2015. Emma Coronel Aispuro, a 31-year-old former beauty queen, was arrested at Dulles International Airport in Virginia […]

Nearly 500 arrested in Myanmar to date as anti-coup protests paralyze government – National

Myanmar’s military junta has issued arrest warrants against six celebrities for encouraging strikes that have paralysed many government offices in protests against this month’s coup, with total arrests since then now nearing 500. Thousands of chanting protesters gathered on Thursday at a busy intersection near the main university in Yangon, the country’s largest city, […]

Man arrested for carjacking 20 minutes after his release from jail – National

Marcus Goodman was out of jail for less than 20 minutes before he did a bad thing on Saturday, according to police in Spokane, Wash. Goodman, 31, spent the night behind bars after allegedly carjacking a teenager’s vehicle within minutes of his release from jail, the Spokane Police Department said in a statement. Goodman […]

More allies of Myanmar’s Suu Kyi arrested as U.S. announces sanctions over coup – National

A close aide to ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was detained in a new wave of arrests following last week’s military coup, a party official said on Thursday, as Washington moved a step closer to imposing sanctions on the junta. The aide, Kyaw Tint Swe, had served as minister for the office […]