Atlanta police union defends using traffic tickets to fund pay increases

It's a theory many drivers have held since their first speeding ticket, that citations are somehow connected to a special perk for the officer writing it. Now, a memo among Atlanta police officers has reignited such suspicions.

Supreme Court strikes down part of DOMA

Here are developments as the Supreme Court considers two cases concerning same-sex marriage. [Updated at 10:38 a.m.

Patriots' Hernandez arrested amid investigation of man's death

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Massachusetts (CNN) -- New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was released from the team Wednesday after being arrested and booked at a police station in North Attleborough, Massachusetts. For the past several days, inv

GRAPHIC VIDEO: 'Nanny cam' catches burglar brutally attack homeowner

A nanny-cam was rolling as a burglar brutally attacked a homeowner while her young child sat in the same room. Now, police in Millburn, New Jersey are asking the public to look at the video, and help identify the attacker.

Regional arson task force team formed in Brazos Valley

Investigating fires is a tedious job and often times they aren't easy to solve. "You're dealing with destroyed property and some of the evidence is lost in the destruction."

Convicted shoplifter arrested for stealing

A three time convicted shoplifter is back in jail Tuesday after police say he stole again, this time from the Bryan Target. Police say 52-year-old Terry Tavano was caught on surveillance cameras at the Bryan Target Monday.

14 graduate from Killeen Police Academy

The Killeen Police Department added 14 new officers today in a ceremony Tuesday afternoon. The graduation ceremony was well attended by the community as every seat was taken and dozens more stood in the back.

2nd arrested in Temple murder case, ID of victim released

2nd UPDATE The identity of Friday’s murder victim has been released, and Temple Police have arrested another in connection to the crime. The victim was Michael Carl Davis, 43.

Cause of Nolanville house fire ruled Arson

A family of three is now homeless after an arson fire next door spread to their own house. The Bell County Fire Marshal's Office investigated the aftermath Tuesday morning.