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These Musicians Play Classical Songs At Crime Scenes to Help Neighbors Heal After Tragedy

These musicians soothe their neighbors by setting up their instruments after all the police and law enforcement teams have left local crime scenes.

When Man Got Sick of Trash and Crime, He Bought Buddha Statue for the Street—and Transformed the Neighborhood

Over the course of the last two decades, the “Buddha of Oakland” has completely transformed the Oakland, California neighborhood.

Having Muslim Soccer Champion on English Team Has Led to Dramatic Drop in Hate Crime, Islamophobia

Since Mohamed Salah was brought onto the Liverpool FC soccer team in 2017, the club has experienced a dramatic decrease in hate crimes and Islamophobia.

Man Sobs When He’s Reunited With Stolen Therapy Dog Found 8 Miles Away From Crime Scene

Andrew Wright’s tear-jerking reunion with his therapy dog, Polo, is going viral. The Cleveland man was victim to a carjacking in which Polo, another...

Woman Meets Her Internet Scammer, Helps Him Give Up Crime, and Pays for His College

Even though Maria Grette was scammed out of thousands of dollars due to a man's conniving internet plot, she still became his friend – and his...

More Dutch Prisons to Close Due to Staggeringly Low Crime Rates

Due to the staggeringly low rates of crime in the Netherlands, five Dutch prisons are going to be closed by autumn. The announcement comes not...

Man Shot While Stopping Hate Crime is Rewarded With $100K For New House

After being shot in the chest and hand, this 24-year-old is being honored for his attempts to stop a hate crime in progress. Ian Grillot...

Man Turns to Police and Finds Help Instead of Committing Another Crime

Trumaine Daniels had been running away from police all his life, but running toward them for help has turned his whole life around. Daniels has...

Crime Rate Continues its Decline in New York City During 2015

While news reports throughout the past year raised anxiety that New York City was slipping back into the crime rates of its bad old...

Police Fight Crime in Chicago by Coaching Youth Baseball

In one of the city’s roughest neighborhoods, police are dropping their guns and batons and picking up bats and balls in an effort to...

Chicago Gave Hundreds of High-risk Teens Summer Jobs and Crime Plummeted

A couple of years ago, the city of Chicago created a summer jobs program for public high school students living in high-crime, low-income neighborhoods....

Canada’s Crime Rate Down to Lowest Levels Since 1969

Police-reported crime statistics for 2013 show overall declines for most types of crime, including the national homicide rate which fell to its lowest rate...

England’s Crime Rate Has Fallen So Low They Need 15K Fewer Police

A record 14% fall in the last 12 months has taken crime levels in England and Wales to their lowest level for 33 years,...

Hate Crime Victim Gets Free Dental Reconstruction

A victim of a hate crime who got nine of his teeth knocked out is receiving thousands of dollars in free dental work, along...

Crime in Colombia is Lowest in 30 Years

Overall crime in Colombia has plunged to levels not seen in more than 30 years, thanks to the efforts of the country’s security forces....
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Los Angeles Violent Crime Rate Lowest in 40 Years

The number of homicides in the United States’ biggest cities continue to hit record lows again in 2013 with murder rates dropping to levels...
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J.K. Rowling Outed as Writer of Acclaimed Crime Novel

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling secretly posed as a retired military policeman to write a crime novel that has been hailed as one of...

Scottish Crime Falls to 39-year Low

Crime in Scotland has fallen to the lowest level since 1974 with homicide and other violence plummeting by more than 20 percent. Even robbery...
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Crime and Punishment: Juvenile Offenders Study Russian Literature

Something strange is happening at Beaumont Juvenile Correctional Center. Residents are so eager to get into a Russian literature class led by the University...

US Gun Crime Plunges Over Last Two Decades

Mirroring the fall generally in violent crime, gun homicides and crimes involving guns have fallen sharply over the last two decades in the United...