Information was supplied by law enforcement and describes recent arrests and charges. All defendants are presumed innocent.
Investigators say Robert Hoskins, a 39-year-old burglary suspect who was dressed in his underwear, threw a Bible that struck a deputy in the face. Court records show when deputies asked why he broke into a home, he said, "Because God told me to." Read more.
A Florida woman has been charged with child neglect after she was accused of leaving her seven children home alone for months. Read more.
Mugshots for Armando Barron, 30, and Britany Barron, 31. (New Hampshire State Police)
New Hampshire State Police have announced arrests in the gruesome case of a man who they say ordered his wife to behead her lover after he shot the man in the head, killing him. Read more.
Rodney Vicknair, a 53-year-old police officer, is accused of molesting a teenage girl while he was investigating a separate sexual assault case in which she was the victim. Read more.
Johnathan Rossmoine was arrested on child sex charges after parents found him hiding in their teenager's bedroom, deputies said. Read more.
Alfredo Enriquez, 58, was arrested in connection to a crash in Phoenix that critically injured two young children, police said. Read more.
Deputies say a citizen turned in Sean Edwards' lost wallet and after searching his name to track down a phone number, deputies discovered Edwards had a warrant out for his arrest on a drug-trafficking charge. Read more.
Simone Austin, 27, was charged for reportedly stabbing her 5-year-old daughter to death in Chicago. Neighbors said that the attack seemed out of character for the mother. Read more.
Charles Baldwin was arrested after police say he was seen on surveillance video throwing a puppy across a parking lot. Read more.
Shauna Bishop, 44, has been sentenced to six months in jail for having sex with a teenage boy. Read more.
Devon Sharma has been arrested for trying to obtain nude photos and videos from women, including young girls. Read more.
Farhad Kankash, a used car dealership owner in Tempe, has been indicted for fraud and theft. Read more.
Christine Garthright, 51, was arrested on suspicion of fraud and other charges, according to Yavapai County Sheriff’s officials. Read more.
Benjamin Jenkins, 25, was sentenced to 40 years in prison after he was found guilty of producing and distributing child pornography coerced from more than 100 young girls. Read more.
Jacoby Silas was arrested after allegedly trying to rob a Houston gas station. Read more.
A group of fathers helped police arrest 53-year-old Douglas Lane who's accused of looking under stalls in a South Carolina Cracker Barrel ladies room, reports say. Read more.
Chaimara Shanae Washington and her ex-boyfriend, Brandon Cooper, were arrested on alleged felony child abuse charges. Washington's eight-year-old daughter is fighting for her life in the hospital as of Sept. 21. Read more.
Tucson Police Officer William Gallego was arrested for striking a suspect who was handcuffed and down on the ground, police said. Read more.
Robert BonAuito was arrested after deputies say he burglarized a vehicle and led them on a chase that ended when a K9 dove into the water after him. Read more.
Jessie James Smallwood, Judah Coleman Bailey, Delveccho J. Walker, Jr., Dashun Martin, and Bruce Thompson are accused of setting a police vehicle on fire after a protest. Read more.
Deavione Jones, 18, is accused of fatally shooting a man in south Phoenix. Read more.
James Lee Carr is accused of shooting an officer outside of a federal courthouse in Phoenix. Read more.
Josiah Johnson, 18, was arrested after he allegedly tried to rob a cab driver at gunpoint before getting shot by his own firearm, investigators said. Read more.
Phoenix police say 57-year-old Joseph Concialdi was arrested in connection to the disappearance and death of his wife, Julie Concialdi. Read more.
Georgia soldier, Sergeant Jesse Phillips, is accused of stealing more than a dozen explosive devices from an Army training facility. During the search, investigators say they found 15 explosive devices, including Army-issued smoke grenades, four blasting fuses, rifles, and various drugs. Read more.
56-year-old Timothy Williams of Melbourne, Florida was arrested for the rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl in 1984. Read more.
Christopher Butts, Daniel May, Jordan Holloway, Matthew Salley, and Ryan Kellerman are accused of luring a minor for sexual exploitation. They were arrested following “Operation Home Alone 2,” a months-long investigation to combat child sexual exploitation and child sex trafficking. Read more.
Omar Forde, 40 was arrested for impersonating law enforcement after he pulled over an off-duty officer in Florida, police said. Read more.
The Pinal County Sheriff's Office says Genaro Acosta, 16, Benjamin Villa, 15, and Emilio Acosta, 14, were arrested in connection with the murder of a 16-year-old Stanfield boy. Read more.
Heather Buhr and Isaac Butts are accused of stealing more than $53,000 from an 83-year-old victim between February and March of 2018. Read more.
Scott David Williams, 59, was arrested in connection to seven bank robberies in Arizona. Read more.
Kevin Courtney, Tammy Allison, and Stephanie Carroll were arrested after an autopsy determined that an infant died due to methamphetamine toxicity in a Florida home. Read more.
Jorge Dario Burboa Arevalo and Luis Domingo Santillan have been indicted for selling methamphetamine and possessing 10 assault rifles during the commission of a drug offense in Arizona. Read more.
Florida elementary school teacher, 40-year-old Thomas Hazouri Jr., faces up to 20 years in prison after federal authorities charged him with distributing child pornography. Read more.
Jason Engel, 41, was arrested in connection to a head-on crash that killed an off-duty Cottonwood police officer. Read more.
Martin Brandon Lynch, 31, was arrested after he allegedly tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl while she was on a swing at an Oregon park, authorities said. Read more.
Luis Martin Pages, 29, turned himself in to police after he allegedly shot his mother to death following a series of arguments involving a car, orange juice, and an air conditioning remote control, according to reports. Read more.
Terrence Space, 23, has been charged with killing a 3-year-old girl in Chicago's West Side, police said. Read more.
Terrance Taylor, 19, is accused of first-degree-murder after a man was found shot to death at a west Phoenix parking lot. Read more.
Jimmy Vela, 31, has been charged with sexually assaulting his 12-year-old daughter after she ran away from home to be with him -- sparking a statewide Missing Child Alert. Read more.
Jeffrey Roholt, 59, is accused of trying to kidnap an infant in the self-checkout line inside a Flagstaff Bashas' grocery store. Roholt allegedly told police he believed the cart was his and attempted to leave the store. Read more.
Brienna Craig is facing first-degree murder charges for the death of an infant in her care, a Florida sheriff's office said. Read more.
Mikal Lee Smith, a former University of Arizona football player and son of ex-NFL coach Lovie Smith, was arrested and is accused of running a prostitution ring. Read more.
Rima Abikaram, 50, was arrested on suspicion of elder abuse after she was caught on camera striking 91-year-old "Jane Doe" more than 150 times over a 4-day period while in her care. Read more.
James Vu, 24, was arrested after he allegedly hit another man in the head with a crowbar during a fight in the backyard of a Phoenix home. The victim died at the hospital. Read more.
Courtney Fritz Pandolfi, 40, was arrested in connection to a crash that killed a pregnant woman in California. The baby was born by emergency C-section and has been released from the hospital. Read more.
Luis Luna, 23, was arrested for the sexual assault and death of his 9-month-old daughter, deputies said. Read more.