The video evidence against Brian Kornbluth, a teacher accused of kissing students in his classroom has been released by Boca Raton police. In the video, the 28-year-old fourth-grade teacher at Somerset Academy charter school is seen kissing a 10-year-old male student on the lips. Police arrested Kornbluth in February of 2017 and last week he pleaded guilty to a charge of battery in the case.
Police in West Chester, Pennsylvania have arrested and charged a 29-year-old man after surveillance video shows him mocking the way a man with cerebral palsy walks, before sucker punching him in the face. The incident occurred on May 10, 2017 at a 7-Eleven.
According to the New York Police Department, two men punched a 40-year-old Army veteran in the vicinity of Valentine Avenue and East 194th Street on May 14 and stole his service dog. The victim suffered minor injuries and refused medical attention.
Broward Sheriff’s Office Violent Crimes Unit detectives are searching for an unidentified man who wounded a victim in the parking lot of a Deerfield Beach market after the victim cut him off in traffic. The shooter, who had no qualms about firing his gun in front of several witnesses, also had no worries about returning to the site minutes after the shooting.
Andres Avalos Jr. on May 20, 2017, was found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of his wife, Amber Avalos; and of two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Denise Potter and the Rev. James "Tripp" Battle," in December 2014. The jury will now consider whether he should be sentenced to life in prison or to receive the death penalty.
The mother of Amber Avalos, wife of Andres, waited more than two years to hear a guilty verdict in her daughter’s murder in Bradenton, but in the end, she said it wasn’t the exact outcome she was hoping for.
Early morning is a good time to visit Anna Maria Island -- of course, there never is a bad time. AMI is on the Gulf of Mexico coast of Florida, near Bradenton, Sarasota, Longboat Key, Tampa and St. Petersburg. Bean Point, at the north end of AMI, at the mouth to Tampa Bay.
Charter schools are one option in the growing "school choice" movement. Funded by taxpayer money, these schools are growing nationally, though some states have yet to pass related laws. Find out what sets them apart from traditional public and private schools.