Public Safety & Justice

Can Politicians Be Jailed for Supporting Sanctuary Policies?

In a Fox News interview last week, Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said he believes they should be charged with crimes. Legal experts say that's likely not possible.

Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan on FOX News

States Undeterred by Reversal of Obama's Lenient Pot Policy

Jeff Sessions' announcement attracted bipartisan criticism. But some legal experts are skeptical of its impact, and several states have vowed to continue their marijuana markets or plans for one.

• MAP: States Where Marijuana Is Legal for Recreational and Medicinal Use

2017 Crime Rates Expected to Drop

According to a new report, 2017 will have continued a steady long-term downward trend in crime rates.

Research Says Juveniles Need Their Own Miranda Rights

Studies suggest they're "too complex" for kids to understand, spurring some police departments to simplify the words they use when arresting them.