05:19 PM EDT 12/20/2014
Crime & Courts
Originally posted 12/18/2014 09:50AM
After a decades-old battle to clear the name of 14-year-old George Stinney Jr. – the youngest person ever to be executed – a South Carolina circuit court judge vacated the court's original decision.
Originally posted 12/18/2014 07:20AM
More than 200 criminal charges made public Wednesday offer the most detailed look yet at the case of a New Hampshire teen who suddenly returned home last July, nine months after she says she was abducted on her way home from high school.
Originally posted 12/17/2014 09:15PM
Five members of a North Carolina church were indicted Dec. 10 on charges of simple assault and kidnapping for allegedly beating a fellow member because he is gay.
Originally posted 12/17/2014 05:50PM
A Marine who served with Bradley William Stone says the 35-year-old never saw combat during his deployment to Iraq.
Originally posted 12/17/2014 05:10PM
Debbie Baigrie was shot in the mouth 24 years ago – and today, she says with confidence that she has forgiven the person responsible.
Stephen Collins Confesses Sexual Abuse of Underage Girls to PEOPLE: 'I Did Something Terribly Wrong'
Originally posted 12/17/2014 07:30AM
Stephen Collins shares a vividly detailed confession with PEOPLE in which he admits he had inappropriate sexual conduct with underage girls. Subscribe now to access the complete statement, only in PEOPLE.
Originally posted 12/16/2014 10:50PM
L.A. prosecutors will not charge Bill Cosby after a woman recently accused the comedian of sexually assaulting her 40 years ago, PEOPLE has confirmed.
Originally posted 12/16/2014 08:20PM
Lester Van Waters was sentenced to 80 years in prison on Monday for his involvement in the kidnapping and murder of Sherry Arnold.
Originally posted 12/16/2014 05:15PM
An intense manhunt came to an end on Tuesday afternoon after Bradley William Stone was found dead in the woods near his home, Lower Salford Township police confirmed to PEOPLE. He appeared to have committed suicide.
Originally posted 12/16/2014 11:55AM
The former Marine suspected suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her relatives was found dead on Tuesday after an extensive search, police confirmed. He appeared to have committed suicide.
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