U.S. Lawyer Peter Strasser requested to resign by Feb. 28; this is who would possibly change him | Crime/Police

U.S. Attorney Peter Strasser asked to resign by Feb. 28; here's who might replace him | Crime/Police

US attorney Peter Strasser said Tuesday that Justice Department officials have requested his resignation effective February 28. The decision was awaited, and the Biden administration stood ready to sack almost all remaining US Justice Department leaders appointed by President Donald Trump. Strasser, who was sworn into office in September 2018, appears to be part of … Read more

After Louisiana state trooper arrested in Black man’s beating, lawyer seeks extra investigations | Crime/Police

After Louisiana state trooper arrested in Black man's beating, lawyer seeks more investigations | Crime/Police

After a white Louisiana state police officer was arrested for excessive use of force during a confrontation with a black man in Monroe, the man’s lawyer said other officers were involved and should also be investigated. State Police officials announced Thursday that 30-year-old soldier Jacob Brown was involved in an “incident involving the use of … Read more