"It was a full metal jacket bullet. It went straight through the back of his leg. He started crying like a little baby."
The 46-year-old confessed to more than 100 burglaries, but his past is way darker.
'A Burglar's Guide to the City,' written by Geoff Manaugh, takes a look at our everyday urban environments through the eyes of the criminals aiming to hack them.
In the first of a new series examining why certain crimes are popular in specific areas of the country, we look at why burglary is big in Leeds.
It's part of a money-saving scheme that, according to police, everyone is totally cool with.
I went to my mother's house with a fire lit under my ass, and before the door had even closed behind me, I blurted out, "Who is Emile Zarbatany?"
There was a loud crack, then the room fell silent. I tried to pull my arm back into my lap, but it was moving in ways an arm is not supposed to move.
Experts say a proposed bill on mandatory sentencing will target young Indigenous Australians.
I spoke to director Duane Hopkins about his upcoming movie, which deals with the daily struggles of young people trying to hack it in working-class Britain.
Iraqi immigrant Bassim Al-Shaker has been beaten up and burglarized for the art he creates, which are mostly oil paintings of landscapes and horses.
Given the area's high homicide rate, and overall terrible economic outlook for residents, the severe beatings of a few creatives could be seen as unimportant. But what's going on in New Orleans when kids who are reportedly around 11-years-old seem to...