Retired Lieutenant Colonel Charged with Leaking Classified Information on Dating Platform

The Kenney Gate on Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska

A civilian employee at Offutt Air Force Base in Nebraska was arrested and charged with providing classified information through an online dating app to someone claiming to be a woman in Ukraine, according to federal prosecutors. David Franklin Slater, a 63-year-old Air Force employee and retired Army lieutenant colonel assigned to U.S. Strategic Command, was […]

Military Veteran Charged in Capitol Riot Is Ordered Released from Custody

Insurrectionists loyal to President Donald Trump rally at the U.S. Capitol

BATON ROUGE, La. — A military veteran charged with attacking police officers with a baton during a mob’s Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol was ordered released from custody on Tuesday, a day after his arrest. A federal prosecutor had argued for the pretrial detention of Edward Richmond Jr., a former U.S. Army […]

Former US Intelligence Officer Charged with Trying to Give Classified Defense Information to China

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SEATTLE — A former U.S. Army intelligence officer has been charged with attempting to provide classified defense information to the Chinese security services during the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic — including some listed in a Microsoft Word document titled “Important Information to Share with Chinese Government.” Authorities on Friday arrested former Sgt. Joseph Daniel […]

Alaska Soldier Charged with Murder of National Guard Wife Who Disappeared

The body of Saria Barney Hildabrand, a 21-year-old medic in the Alaska Army National Guard, was discovered last week.

A soldier in Alaska has been charged with murder after the body of his missing wife — also a member of the Army — was discovered in a storm drain in Anchorage near an apartment the two shared, according to local media reports. Zarrius Hildabrand, 21, was arrested Friday and charged with first- and second-degree […]

Army Ranger Charged with Killing 2, Injuring 3 in Music Festival Shooting

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Prosecutors have charged a 26-year-old member of the U.S. Army with killing two women and injuring three other people during an electronic dance music festival at the Gorge Amphitheatre. James M. Kelly faces two counts of first-degree murder, two counts of first-degree assault and one count of first-degree domestic violence assault in the shooting at the Beyond Wonderland festival, […]