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Cat Hairs Convict Texas Woman
Offbeat  (tags: cats, hair, conviction, woman )

- 429 days ago -
Cat hair. ItâEUR(TM)s a fact of life for feline aficionados, and even the most vigorous lint-rolling never seems to get it all. FBI officers investigating a Texas woman accused of sending letter bombs to politicians used a cat hair stuck under the address
101-Year-Old Ralph Clarke Jailed for Child Sex Offences
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Sexual Abuse, Court, Conviction, Jailed, UK )

- 944 days ago -
A 101-year-old man has been jailed for 13 years for committing 30 child sex offences
San Jose Jury Takes Less Than a Day to Convict Killer in Cold Case - San Jose Mercury News
Offbeat  (tags: jury, conviction, murder, killer, 1981, german visitor, kidnapping, rape, cold case )

- 3168 days ago -
After deliberating for less than a day, a jury on Wednesday found a man who thought he got away with a vicious crime 30 years ago guilty of the 1981 kidnapping, rape and murder of a young German visitor, whose bullet-riddled body was discovered in an East
Man Convicted of Killing in First 'Dog DNA' Murder Case
Offbeat  (tags: conviction, murder, life imprisonment, first dog dna, investigation )

- 3411 days ago -
A gang member who used his pet dog to attack a teenage boy before stabbing him to death faces life in jail after the first case in which new dog DNA technology was used in a murder prosecution.
Man Gets 192 Years in Denver Sex Assault
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humans, crime, sexual assault, teen girl, conviction, sentance )

- 3423 days ago -
A man accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old at gunpoint in 2003 was sentenced Friday to 192 years in prison.The man, Derrick Wilson, was found guilty in December of second-degree kidnapping, sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact.
Family Fights to Overturn Mom's Salt Poisoning Conviction
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, children, capital murder, child, mother, family, conviction, overturned )

- 3438 days ago -
It's been two years since Larry Overton heard a Texas jury convict his wife, Hannah, of capital murder in the bizarre salt poisoning death of 4-year-old Andrew Burd, a child the couple was trying to adopt. Raising their remaining five children in Hannah's
The Cat Who Helped Solve A Northland Murder
Offbeat  (tags: murder solved, dna, cat fur, found on victim, conviction, crime )

- 3630 days ago -
Yesterday, a Clay County jury convicted Henry Lee Polk of killing a former employer, Stephen M. Nolte, who was trying to get a house ready for sale. One of the key pieces of evidence? Cat hair that was found on Nolte's person was tracked back to Polk's

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