Trial

Dylann Roof appeared in court on Friday to face the jury for shooting nine people at a historic Black church in Charleston, South Carolina last year.

Just after news about Joe McKnight's ugly murder in a road rage incident went viral, the trial in the case of former NFL star Will Smith, who was murdered in the same way, begins.

 Officials predict the costs of reforming the Baltimore Police Department department will be steep. “While we understand Baltimore doesn’t have a blank check, in order for those reforms to happen there has to be a commitment to the dollars,” said Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Wednesday. Her remarks came after the U.S. Justice Department announced the […]

Baltimore City Police Commissioner Kevin Davis and State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby together on Monday praised a pair of city police officers who testified against fellow officer Wesley Cagle. Cagle was found guilty of first-degree assault last week after prosecutors say he shot Michael Johansen in the groin following a burglary in December 2014. Cagle had been […]

Charges against the three remaining officers in the Freddie Gray case have been dropped...

Lil Black was live on the scene after news that the judge in the Freddie Gray case declared Officer William Porter’s trial a mistrial. While two people…

William G. Porter, 26, is charged with manslaughter, second-degree assault, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment. Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake repeatedly stated the officers will get a fair trial in the city.

A judge has delayed the trial of Dylann Roof, the 21-year-old accused of killing nine Black members of Charleston’s Mother Emanuel AME Church in a race-inspired shooting…

Randall Kerrick, the police officer charged with killing Jonathan Ferrell, said he thought he was going to die during the encounter.