Crime

Deranged Gun Man Kills Police Detective Wounds 6 Other Officers

Officer Terrence Carraway rushed to respond when a gunman opened fire from a home in Florence County, South Carolina. As the barrage of bullets kept coming, he and his colleagues had to be rescued.

Carraway was among seven law enforcement officers who were shot Wednesday evening during a two-hour standoff that began when deputies attempted to execute a search warrant.

The 30-year veteran of the Florence Police Department was minutes away when he got the call to help fellow officers. He later died on his way to the hospital, city of Florence spokesman John Wukela said.

T Mobile Employee Charged With Stealing Male Customer's Sex Video Off His Phone

A T-Mobile employee is behind bars after allegedly e-mailing himself a sexually explicit video that he found on the phone of a  customer, cops say.

According to police, the victim brought his phone to a T-Mobile store in Florida so a worker could “reboot and reactivate the service on the phone.” The employee who handled the man’s phone Friday afternoon was Franco Ruiz, investigators report.

The victim subsequently “noticed his email had been accessed and his sexually explicit video with another man was sent to” an e-mail account that cops allege is Ruiz’s.

Man Posed As Woman On Tinder, Blindfolded and Tricked Four Men Into Sex Acts

A court has heard how Duerte Xavier, 33, allegedly lured men with female images on dating apps such as Tinder and Lovoo and then arranged blindfolded romps by phone.

A GAY man duped four straight guys into sex after posing as a woman on dating apps including ­Tinder, a court heard.

He performed a sex act on one before intercourse in a park, it was said.

The man told how Xavier’s phone voice “sounded feminine and Asian”.

He said of their meeting: “I put my scarf around my head and waited.

"Then it went to taking my trousers down.

Man and His New Boyfriend Kept Ex's Body In The Freezer, Took Over His Identity

A man stored his ex boyfriend’s body in a freezer with the help of another man, who assumed the dead boyfriends entire life by moving into his apartment and using his credit cards authorities have said. 

Javarious Miller and Philip Beasley were arrested and charged with corpse abuse after the man’s body was found last weekend in an apartment outside of Detroit, Michigan.

Murders Of LGBTQ Persons In Brazil Has Now Reached 300+

More than 300 people in Brazil have been killed in anti-LGBT hate crimes so far this year.

This number means that the South American country is on track to make 2018 its deadliest-ever year on record for queer people, after there were 387 LGBT+ murder victims in 2017 and a total of 343 the year before.

The survey by Brazil’s oldest LGBT watchdog, Grupo Gay da Bahia, also found that 713 anti-LGBT hate crimes — often in the categories of physical or psychological violence — have been recorded in 2018 up until mid-September.

Man Sentenced To Life In Prison After Killing Gay Man That Slept With His Trans Girlfriend

A man who shot and chopped up the gay roommate of his girlfriend out of jealousy has now been given life sentence.

Ciro Guarente murdered gay activist Vincenzo Ruggiero in Aversa, southern Italy, in July 2017.

After shooting him dead, the killer also tried to conceal Ruggiero’s corpse by chopping it up, dissolving it in acid and hiding it in a nearby garage.

Guarente was jealous of the victim, a friend of his trans girlfriend Heven Grimaldi. Grimaldi and Ruggiero, in fact, were living together at the time of the assassination.

Ex Addict Sues Rehab Facility After Male Counselor Persuaded Him To Have Sex For Drugs

A former patient of a rehab facility in Palm Desert is suing after he claims an employee of the facility coerced him into sex acts in exchange for access to drugs during a time when he was having severe withdrawals.

FOX 11 is concealing the man’s identity because he is an alleged sex victim, for purposes of this story we will call him Robert.

NYPD Searching For Suspect That Brutally Attacked Gay Couple Leaving A Bar

Police are looking for the man responsible for a brutal hate-driven attack in Brooklyn.

It happened just before 1 a.m. Sunday on Metropolitan Avenue as the victims were leaving a gay bar in Williamsburg.

Investigators say the man approached two male victims who were intoxicated, made anti-gay comments and then attacked.

The suspect punched the 34-year-old victim in the face and threw the 29-year-old victim against a tree. Both victims, from Hawthorne, New Jersey, were knocked unconscious.

The suspect then ran off in an unknown direction.

LGBT Activist Dies After Reportedly Being Lynched In Greece

A Greek LGBT activist died on Saturday, an alleged victim of a lynch mob, but officials say only a full medical investigation will determine a broader picture of how he died. 

Zak Kostopoulos, 33, was born in the United States but grew up in Greece. He was well-known in the LGBT community and they remain shocked at the circumstances surrounding his death.

Man Charged In Hate Crime Sexual Assault of Gay Man Killed in Police Shootout

A man armed with an assault rifle was killed in a shootout with police and FBI agents not far from Miami International Airport.

On dramatic cell phone video of the shootout, dozens of shots can be heard. The exchange of gunfire lasted for nearly a minute.