Crime


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JAY-Z has already spoken out against Meek Mill’s harsh prison sentencing on stage and social media, but today he’s taking his gripes to the pages of The New York Times. In an op ed titled The Criminal Justice System Stalks Black People Like Meek Mill, Hov calls out Judge Genece E. Brinkley’s unjust sentence while tackling the lengthy, severe and racist nature of probation.

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Damn. Tough break for Meek.

According to CBS 3 Philadelphia’s Joe Holden, Meek Mill has been sentenced to 2 to 4 years in prison for probation violations. The MMG rapper was arrested for fighting at a St. Louis airport in March, and arrested again in August for recklessly driving his dirt bike in NYC.

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On November 21st, A&E will debut its new six-hour Mini-Series ‘Who Killed Tupac?.’ Focusing on the investigation surrounding the death of the prolific and influential rap icon, Tupac Shakur. Each installment of this investigative series will include aspects of the legendary artist’s life as well as follow famed civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump as he conducts a full-scale, intensive investigation into key theories behind his murder.

Watch the trailer for ‘Who Killed Tupac?’ after the break and be sure to catch the premiere next month.

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Exactly 15 years ago, Jason “Jam Master Jay” Mizell was murdered by an unidentified marksman in New York City. DJ to legendary rap trio Run D.M.C., his┬áspirit lives on through his family including son TJ Mizzle — who followed his father footsteps on the turntables. After over a decade of investigation, the NYPD has officially declared the homicide a cold case.

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PARTYNEXTDOOR has found himself in trouble with the law. The singer/songwriter was arrested for drug possession at the U.S.-Canada border in Niagara County on Thursday morning (Oct. 5).

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A$AP Rocky’s home was targeted by armed robbers in a $1.5 million burglary last night, according to TMZ.

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Back in late February, Young Dolph was shot at multiple times in Charlotte, North Carolina, during CIAA Weekend. No one was injured during the incident, which saw Dolph’s bullet proof SUV shot at up to 100 times. The shooting served as an inspiration behind Young Dolph’s Bulletproof, that released on April 1.

According to a new report by TMZ, fellow Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta turned himself in to police in Charlotte, North Carolina on Tuesday in connection with the shooting.

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Tory Lanez is in trouble with the law. The R&B singer was arrested in Florida’s Broward County on Wednesday afternoon (Apr. 12). According to ABC Local 10 News, Lanez was pulled over in a 2014 Rolls-Royce for having an expired tag and driving without a valid license. After smelling a strong odor of marijuana coming from the luxury car, Miramar police conducted a search and found a small amount of marijuana in the glove box.

An officer also found a concealed, loaded, unholstered gun in the center console. The 24-year-old was arrested and charged with illegally carrying a concealed weapon, possession of fewer than 20 grams of cannabis, failure to register a motor vehicle, operating a motor vehicle without a license and operating a vehicle that is not properly insured. The Toronto-native has since posted bail and is currently out of jail.

Shortly after the news broke online, a Snapchat video of Tory Lanez showing off weed and guns was posted on Twitter. There’s no additional details of when exactly the video was posted.

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Chief Keef was arrested in L.A. yesterday after allegedly robbing and assaulting his producer, Ramsay Tha Great.

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Following his arrest yesterday (Jan 16), DNA reportedly belonging to hip-hop podcaster Daryl “Taxstone” Campbell was found on the gun used during the infamous 2016 Irving Plaza shooting. This is the same 9-millimeter Kel-Tec semiautomatic handgun Troy Ave was arrested and jailed for, after footage of him firing the weapon in the green room of a crowded Manhattan concert venue was pulled off the surveillance cameras.

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