Another way the coronavirus is tricking us

When a cell feels that it has been infected by a virus, it generally knows that it is doomed. Soon, it will be destroyed by the body’s immune patrol or detonated by the invader itself. So the dying cell plays its trump card: it lets out microscopic shrieks that danger is near. These intercellular messages, … Read more

NYC DOC Captain Working Rikers Island Contracts Monkeypox

At least two uniformed Department of Correction employees, including a captain who works directly with detainees, have contracted monkeypox, sources familiar with the matter told The Post on Friday. One of the employees, who the DOC says does not work at a jail on the island, tested positive Thursday and has been isolating in accordance … Read more

NYC DOC Captain Working Rikers Island Contracts Monkeypox

At least two uniformed Department of Correction employees, including a captain who works directly with detainees, have contracted monkeypox, sources familiar with the matter told The Post on Friday. One of the employees, who the DOC says does not work at a jail on the island, tested positive Thursday and has been isolating in accordance … Read more

NYC DOC Captain Working Rikers Island Contracts Monkeypox

At least two uniformed Department of Correction employees, including a captain who works directly with detainees, have contracted monkeypox, sources familiar with the matter told The Post on Friday. One of the employees, who the DOC says does not work at a jail on the island, tested positive Thursday and has been isolating in accordance … Read more

Former WA police officer jailed for sexual abuse of a girl for decades

A district court judge has jailed a former WA police officer for sexually abusing a boy more than 40 years ago, telling the man he left his victim with a life sentence. Key points: The 67-year-old former police officer is serving 14 months in prison Will be eligible for parole The victim used a covert … Read more

Former WA police officer jailed for sexual abuse of a girl for decades

A district court judge has jailed a former WA police officer for sexually abusing a boy more than 40 years ago, telling the man he left his victim with a life sentence. Key points: The 67-year-old former police officer is serving 14 months in prison Will be eligible for parole The victim used a covert … Read more

Roberts’ acquittal

Investigative reporter Anthony Dowsley joins the show to describe the aftermath of Jason Roberts’ acquittal in the Silk/Miller police shootings. Read Dowsley’s ongoing reports at: https://www.heraldsun.com.au/journalists/anthony-dowsley Like the show? Learn more at https://heraldsun.com.au/andrewrule Crimestoppers: https://crimestoppers.com.au/ If you or someone you know needs help Lifeline: 13 11 14Beyond Blue: 1300 22 4636Kids Helpline: 1800 55 1800

The man who jumped from the roof said he did it to avoid Rikers Island

The man caught in viral video jumping off elevated Brooklyn subway tracks while fleeing police said Monday he made the dangerous jump because he was terrified of returning to Rikers Island. “When I did that jump it was like, ‘Damn, go back to Rikers Island or risk your life taking that jump,’ and that jump … Read more

A growing number of Australians want to see health-based responses to drug use rather than jail.

Aaron Gilhooley was trying to turn his life around when a police officer told him he would never be more than a drug addict. Already clinging to hope, he suddenly felt doomed to a life of imprisonment and addiction. But years later, after finally accessing treatment, he has defied the expectations of that police officer. … Read more

Former Stonecrest Mayor Jason Lary Sentenced to Prison for Stealing COVID Funds – CBS Tampa

ATLANTA (CW69 News at 10) — Jason Lary, the former mayor of Stonecrest, is going to prison. On Wednesday, a judge sentenced him to serve more than four years after his conviction for fraud, conspiracy and theft of hundreds of thousands of dollars from the city’s COVID relief funds. Judge Thomas Thrash called Lary’s actions … Read more