Crime
May 10 2013 1:53 PMShould Ariel Castro Be Prosecuted for Fetal Homicide?Maybe. But we should focus on the harm he did to the women he's accused of abducting.
May 7 2013 12:46 PMBeing Amanda BerryOur morbid fascination with the real-life tales of abducted girls.
April 19 2013 11:28 PMIs Boston Like Columbine?Were the Tsarnaev brothers a “dyad” like Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, with a charismatic leader and submissive follower? 
April 18 2013 10:45 AMWhy Some Terrorist Attacks Go UnsolvedAnd the clues they offer for catching whoever is behind the Boston Marathon bombing.
March 29 2013 5:45 AMBoston Punk Zombies Are Watching You!The Boston police go undercover on the Internet to stop the city’s most dreaded scourge: DIY indie-rock shows.
March 12 2013 6:34 PMHe Didn't Eat Anyone. He's Still Guilty.The “cannibal cop” has been convicted of a crime he only dreamed of committing.
March 11 2013 12:00 AMThe Lock PickersVictorian England made the strongest locks in the world—until an American showed up and promised he could pick them.
Feb. 27 2013 6:42 PMThe Cannibal Cop on TrialA dispatch from Gilberto Valle’s strange first two days in court.
Dec. 19 2012 3:03 PMWe Should Cover Stories Like Newtown With a Press PoolIt would be more efficient, nuanced, and sensitive. And everyone—especially those touched by tragedy—deserves better.
Aug. 10 2012 5:26 PMHow Do We Stop the Next Aurora?We need a mental health system that helps men like James Holmes—and Jared Loughner, and Seung-Hui Cho—before it’s too late.
June 5 2012 3:34 PMNameless VictimsThe witnesses against Jerry Sandusky shouldn’t be outed against their will.
May 16 2012 4:51 PMNot Every Schoolboy’s FantasyArizona teacher Gabriela Compton sexually abused two teenage boys. Why did she get off with a slap on the wrist?
May 8 2012 6:15 PMThe Crackdown on the Kosher KingNo one is saying Sholom Rubashkin was a good guy. But did the government and the judge go too far in bringing him to justice?
April 18 2012 4:56 PMPlaying Dirty in the Big EasyNew Orleans prosecutors have a checkered history of trying to win-at-all-cost. Now a couple lawyers are trying to hold them accountable.
April 9 2012 6:45 PMTrayvon in Tulsa?Parsing the uncomfortable connections between last week’s Oklahoma killings and the death of Trayvon Martin.
May 9 2013 2:19 PMDid the Cleveland Cops Botch the Search for the Missing Women?They did everything they could and it still wasn’t enough. Here’s why.
April 25 2013 11:05 AMPassive PedophilesAre child porn viewers less dangerous than we thought?
April 19 2013 11:09 AM“There’s a Strong Consensus He Was Pretty Normal”Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's high school classmates remember him as “really nice”—not someone likely to be a suspected bomber.
April 16 2013 1:53 PMHow America Responds to DisasterThe best lessons in prevention and response from past bombings.
March 13 2013 12:00 AMThe Lock PickersWhy we’ll never make an unpickable lock.
March 12 2013 7:19 AMThe Lock PickersThe strange things that happen at a lock-picking convention.
March 8 2013 2:10 PM“That’s Not a Fantasy That’s OK”Inside the final days of New York City’s Cannibal Cop trial.
Feb. 6 2013 2:40 PMFree the Cannibal CopHis fantasies are sick. His prosecution is even sicker.
Dec. 19 2012 1:24 PMFatally FlawedJeffrey MacDonald might have killed his family—but we don’t know for sure.
June 14 2012 6:28 PMJerry Sandusky Should Plead Guilty This MinuteThe ex-Penn State coach’s sexual abuse trial needs to end right now.
May 21 2012 4:22 PMThe Merciful End to the Trial of Dharun RaviThe judge came to the correct verdict in this incredibly sad case.
May 11 2012 2:40 PMTexas Wants To Drug a Prisoner So They Can Kill HimIt’s a macabre spectacle, and it should be stopped.
May 4 2012 1:22 PMThe Sarah Palin Defense StrategyGeorge Zimmerman’s lawyer is using social media like a pro.
April 11 2012 4:39 PMGeorge Zimmerman Needs a Good LawyerNo matter whose side you’re on, you should be troubled by the shocking behavior of Zimmerman’s former attorneys.
April 6 2012 6:00 PMWhere Were You When Trayvon Was Killed?Two witnesses explain what they saw that night.

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