While AMC’s explosively popular series Breaking Bad was in it’s peak, a man named Walter White was running a meth empire in Alabama. He wasn’t just any meth cook, either, he’s described as a “meth chef” in a new VICE documentary, just like Breaking Bad’s Walter White.
Current Category: Crime
Criminals with a conscience! Burglars in California returned stolen goods to the San Bernardino County Sexual Assault Service when they realized who they victimized. They also included a note apologizing for their actions.
An up-and-coming rapper with undeniable talent was murdered while performing last weekend. One audience member caught the chaotic, tragic scene on film.
Ramona Singer and the ladies of The Real Housewives of New York have just begun filming the sixth season of the show. Before the season got underway, the gang was in an extended hiatus and with a little extra time on her hands, Ramona took it upon herself to fight crime. After one of her friends was targeted by a jewelry thief who she later discovered was her nanny, Ramona helped her set the woman up and hand her over to authorities.
Amanda Knox has made $4 million from the sale of her memoir Waiting to Be Heard, including a $1.5 million advance, but she says she’ll probably be broke soon because of past and future legal fees.
According to a British judge, an American mother living in the UK with three adopted children forced her 14-year-old daughter to become pregnant via sperm she purchased from a Denmark company because she wanted another child and had been denied a fourth adoption.
Clive Mantle, who plays Greatjohn Umber on HBO’s Game of Thrones, recently got his own taste of a little medieval roudyness. His character got two fingers bitten off by a direwolf on the series, and in real life he got the top part of his ear bitten off by a Scotsman.
More than one dozen high-profile public figures are allegedly victims to the cyber crime of “doxxing,” TMZ reported yesterday. Beyonce, Jay-Z, Britney Spears, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Sarah Palin are among those who reportedly had social security numbers, credit information, mortgage amounts and more posted on a website.
Reality shows notoriously feature troubled participants looking for 15 minutes in the spotlight. Although there is no shortage stars with port-show issues, few falls from fame have been as swift and as severe as that of 2009 Latin American Idol winner Martha Heredia. The 22-year-old added to her rap sheet this week when she was arrested for attempting to smuggle 2.9 lbs. of heroin to New York by concealing baggies in her platform heels.
Oscar Pistorius, the first double amputee to participate in the Olympic Games, was charged with murder after his girlfriend was fatally shot in his South African home on Thursday. He will appear in court on Friday where police officials say they plan to oppose Pistorius’ anticipated application for bail.