Oklahoma police officer convicted of raping black women

An Oklahoma City police officer has been convicted of raping and sexually assaulting black women in the poor area he worked in. Daniel Holtzclaw, 29, stopped the women while out on patrol, searched them and then forced himself upon them. Holtzclaw was convicted of assaults on eight victims, including a grandmother in her 50s and… Read More Oklahoma police officer convicted of raping black women

Two Israelis convicted for the murder of Palestinian teenager

Two 17-year-old Israelis have been convicted of the murder of Palestinian youth Mohammad Abu Khdair (pictured above), abducted and burned to death in Jerusalem in 2014. A verdict on a third defendant, a 31-year-old Israeli man, was postponed for a mental health review. Mohammad Abu Khdair, 16, was killed in apparent revenge for the murders… Read More Two Israelis convicted for the murder of Palestinian teenager

30-year-old man convicted for stealing a pair of jean trousers

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 30-year-old unemployed man, Emmanuel Ijoko, in Kirikiri Prisons for stealing a pair of jeans-trousers valued at N3,500. The Magistrate, Mrs M.O. Osinbajo, remanded the accused after he had pleaded guilty to the offence of stealing. Osinbajo adjourned the case till Dec. 4 for sentencing. The accused lives… Read More 30-year-old man convicted for stealing a pair of jean trousers