The Police Investigations topic area furnishes cops with the latest news, information and strategies used in closing a case and putting bad guys behind bars. Whether you are a patrol officer arriving first on the scene or a detective searching for leads on a cold case, this touches on everything that happens between the suspect’s crimes to the final conviction.
Newburgh plot defendants Onta Williams (left), Laguerre Payen (center), and David Williams (right) at a June 2010 hearing. Not pictured is James Cromitie, the accused ringleader. (AP Photo) Shahed Hussain in federal court
Investigators are being credited for their quick arrest of the man who tried to detonate a bomb in NYC. "Jack Bauer might have caught him in '24'," said Police Commissioner Kelly. "But in the real world, 53's not bad." Good old-fashioned police work