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.
Casey Anthony, acquitted for killing her two-year-old daughter Caylee, was sentenced for four counts of lying to police. The sentence is four years, but she might not have to serve it all. (AP Photo) Could be free in weeks
In the cell-phone video, a woman can be seen placing her hand on an officer and yelling that she hadn’t done anything. Shortly after she makes contact, the officer throws a punch and takes her to the ground. Video: Onlookers chime in