| Jul 5, 2012
| 10:29 PM
FULLERTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- The father of Kelly Thomas marked the anniversary of his son's fatal beating by suing the city and six officers, two of whom are facing criminal charges.
The lawsuit also names former police chiefs Patrick McKinley and Michael...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:10 AM
FULLERTON (KTLA) -- A memorial concert was held Saturday to celebrate the life of Kelly Thomas one year after his brutal beating at the hand of Fullerton police officers.
The Adolescents headlined the free concert along with other local musical acts at...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:32 PM
More than 3,600 Virginians with intellectual disabilities are on an "urgent" needs waiting list for a coveted ID/MR Medicaid waiver which would provide them the range of services and support they need. They have cerebral palsy and autism, Down Syndrome,...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:29 PM
SOUTH BEND -- When Roseann Shull was undergoing chemotherapy for breast cancer, the standard drugs weren't working to relieve nausea caused by the chemotherapy agents.
"I pretty much was nauseous all the time. I had lots of headaches," said Shull, 53,...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 9:54 AM
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Colorado prosecutors on Monday charged a former neuroscience graduate student with 24 counts of murder and 116 counts of attempted murder in the shooting rampage at the midnight showing of the new Batman movie.
| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:07 PM
A Tacoma man pleaded not guilty Friday to charges that he killed his father with a hatchet in the family home and then walked with his sister to the Pierce County Jail to turn himself in.
Jonathan Meline, 29, was charged Friday with first-degree murder...
| May 25, 2012
| 4:45 AM
Pedro Hernandez was arraigned by closed-circuit television from Bellevue Hospital tonight for the 2nd degree murder of Etan Patz, on exactly the 33 year anniversary of the six-year-old's disappearance.
Etan's father, Stanley Patz, returned to his Soho...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:32 AM
A few days ago the suspected Aurora, Colo., shooter was charged with 24 counts of first-degree murder and 116 counts of attempted murder. All around the world you hear people diagnosing this individual with either schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. I...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 12:54 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Antipsychotic drugs are prescribed during almost one in three of all visits kids and teens make to psychiatrists in the United States, according to a new study, up from about one in eleven during the 1990s.
Much of that...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:56 AM
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Jared Loughnersat looking relaxed and attentive in a packed courtroom as he pleaded guilty to a deadly shooting rampage in an agreement with prosecutors that will send him to prison for life. He even cracked a smile when a...
| Aug 12, 2012
The intersection of guns and mental illness
To the editor:
I am intrigued by George Michael’s response to the Aurora, Colo., movie massacre (Aug. 4). I certainly agree that the rapid police response saved lives, especially by preventing a...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 12:51 PM
Police are searching for a Humboldt Park man who suffers from schizophrenia and had been missing since Thursday.
Adalberto "Beto" Irizarry, 56, wandered away from his home on the 1300 block of North Ridgeway Avenue. Police said he may be unaware of his...