Gang dispute sparks deadliest U.S. prison riot in 25 years Play

Gang dispute sparks deadliest U.S. prison riot in 25 years

A gang-related dispute sparked an overnight riot in a South Carolina prison that killed seven inmates, the deadliest U.S. prison riot since 1993, state officials and prison safety experts said on April 16. Another 17 people were wounded in an eight-hour long series of fights at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, South Carolina, said Bryan Stirling, director of the state Department of Corrections. 2 days ago
New York City gun bust nets nearly 70 guns Play

New York City gun bust nets nearly 70 guns

A New York Police Department operation turned into one of the largest gun busts in the citys history. A single search warrant led to the discovery of nearly 70 guns and more than 50,000 rounds of ammunition in a house in the citys borough of Queens on April 16, 2018. 2 days ago