When compared to other industrialized countries, America has the largest number of incarcerated youth.
A prominent Boston minister charged with soliciting a prostitute pleaded for his flock’s forgiveness from the pulpit Sunday and apologized to his wife.
Rick and Kay Warren's Saddleback Church was calling for prayers after a ministry volunteer was arrested for allegedly committing lewd acts with teen boys.
Ruddy Quezada, a 54-year-old man wrongfully convicted of a deadly drive-by shooting in 1993, has won a $4.5 million settlement from New York state, according to court papers.
Fifteen-year-old Jordan Edwards was fatally shot in the head by a Texas police officer after leaving a party over the weekend, and his death ruled a homicide.
One of the people Steve Stephens spoke to after the shooting on Easter Sunday was his pastor, the Reverend R.A. Vernon of The Word Church.
Steve Stephens, the suspect in a murder uploaded to Facebook on Sunday, shot and killed himself in Erie, Pennsylvania, Tuesday, ending a nationwide manhunt.
Authorities were on the lookout for a behavioral health case manager who posted gruesome Facebook video of himself randomly shooting a Cleveland retiree, Robert Godwin Sr.
White supremacist Dylann Roof was sentenced to nine life sentences plus 90 years in prison for his murder of nine black Christians at Emanuel A.M.E. Church.
A Texas pastor has been told to stay away from an apartment complex with a long record of violent crime, despite residents asking for his help.