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Help ID This Truck Sought in the Murder of a 7-Year-Old Houston Girl

Photo: Harris County Sheriff’s Office A grainy surveillance photo of a red pickup truck is key to finding a suspect who police say opened fire on a family in the Houston area this weekend, killing a 7-year-old girl. Let’s see if we can help figure out what they’re even looking for. 7-Year-Old Killed in Senseless …

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Florida Man Gets Pulled Over for Speeding, Realizes Cops Can’t Search What They Can’t Open

The key has a Hyundai logo on it because it belongs to the author.Image: Alanis King, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Thinking on your feet isn’t easy to do, and even when a time-constrained idea fails, there’s solace in that you tried instead of freezing up. That was the case with a Florida man pulled over …

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Car Stolen From Airport Parking Lot, Returned to Same Lot a Few Months Later

An airport parking lot captured by Fox 31.Image: Fox 31 There are a few tips and tricks you learn over years of writing, reporting and reading about car theft, such as if you’re going to take off in someone’s ride, you maybe shouldn’t steal the car in the first place if you’re going to bring …

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Police Department Takes to Facebook to Scold Teenager for Speeding

An 18-year-old in Ohio was caught allegedly doing 100 MPH in a 65 MPH zone, and the police officer who ticketed him is pissed. So much so that the cop took to Facebook and penned an open letter to the Youth, criticizing him for apparently jeopardizing his life and those of others on that road. …

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Mopar YouTuber FamilyCruisin Charged With Street Racing

It’s often said that everyone in America wants to be famous, and thanks to social media any regular idiot can reach millions. Unfortunately for Paul R. Powell and his YouTube channel featuring his apparent participation in what appears to be illegal street racing, he also managed to reach Plainfield, Illinois police. The Chicago Tribune reports …

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London Police Are Using ‘Tactical Contact’ to Stop Suspected Thieves on Mopeds

The London Metropolitan Police released a compilation video late last month showing just how the bobbies deal with fleeing suspects on a moped, and it looks like it more than tickles. It might also be illegal. Police in London are using their patrol cars to bump fleeing suspected moped robbers. It’s nothing fancy, though they’ve …