Six white people in Kentucky were arrested for allegedly using last week's devastating tornado as an opportunity for looting homes and vehicles. Now officials, including Attorney General Daniel Cameron, warn that anyone caught engaging in that kind of activity will be prosecuted to the extent of the law.

The Chicago mayor delivered a fiery diatribe against people seen on video looting and called on Kim Foxx to hold those arrested accountable despite a report that the city's chief prosecutor has been dropping felony cases.


Lori Spielman is criticized by her Connecticut peers.

Two Baltimore correctional officers have been charged with looting after a YouTube clip showed them stealing from a local store during riots following the death of Freddie Gray. Officers Tamika Cobb and Kendra Richard can be seen in the video above taking food from a local 7-Eleven store, according to the Baltimore Sun. The video shows Richard and […]

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In the aftermath of the Ferguson grand jury decision a number people took to the streets of the St. Louis suburb and began torching cars, looting and burning down local area businesses. Their actions caused many in the nation and around the world to question why the people of Ferguson were destroying their own town. In […]

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The holiday shopping season is set to kick off in full swing this weekend and retailers across the nation are expecting to cash in on Christmas shoppers looking for deals, but in the St. Louis area that may not be the case. Burned-down businesses and boarded up stores line the streets of the Ferguson business […]

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In the wake of the Ferguson grand jury decision, areas in the St. Louis suburb have been destroyed by people who have torched cars and burned down businesses. Once this is all over will there be anything left? Tuesday was a day full of constant press conferences, meetings, and demonstrations in Ferguson following a night authorities were not […]