Reactivation of Violent Crimes Task Force in Vermilion Parish already bringing crime down


KLFY—ABBEVILLE, La. (KLFY) -- Abbeville Police Chief Bill Spearman says since reactivating the Violent Crimes Task Force, 40 or more guns have been taken off of the street. He says it's all because law enforcement agencies are working together. It's been a year since Chief Spearman expressed just how badly the department needed help sweeping [

George Floyd monument defaced by paint can-wielding skateboarder in New York City; Hate Crime Task Force investigating. New York City police released surveillance video Monday morning showing a skateboarder using paint to deface a George Floyd monument in Union Square. What are the details? Video shows an unidentified man riding a skateboard toward the monument in the south plaza of the park about 10:15 a.m. Sunday and splashing gray paint on the face and base before continuing to ride past the monument northbound on the west side of the park, WPIX-TV reported. The NYPD said its Hate Crime Task Force is...