Story archives - tag: "crime"

Dan Wilson

First, a puff of powdered glass in my face, then an explosion, sirens and seven dead people at the end of the road.

tags: explosion crime glass [add]

2012-04-17 11:44:05 / Rating: 300 /

miss milwaukee's nameless

She then turned to me and ended the story with, "So that's how my friend went from sexually confused Catholic school boy to gay bank robber wanted in three states."

tags: catholic school gay bank robber crime [add]

2011-01-19 14:10:44 / Rating: 684 /

Tied up

When four men in ski masks with baseball bats walked in our back door, the first thing I thought was,"I wish I hadn't just told my brother not to come over."

tags: home invasion crime [add]

2010-04-19 16:42:54 / Rating: 384.25 /

W Kevin C

I lost five years of my life for kindly asking someone to put some paper in a bag.

tags: crime loss [add]

2009-05-04 11:35:49 / Rating: 553.75 /

Jane Eyre

As I went through the debris left in my house and found that most of my mother's jewelry had not been stolen, I cared less and less that they'd stolen all my electronic stuff.

tags: crime jewelry electronics [add]

2008-12-31 12:38:25 / Rating: 382.5 /


"I can tell you about this," he said, "because the statute of limitations has run out."

tags: uncle story crime [add]

2008-07-23 10:35:13 / Rating: 588 /


As she read the police statement, she noticed the cop had used the wrong word to describe what had happened to her, but she was afraid to correct him because it might make her look less innocent than she was.

tags: language crime victimhood [add]

2008-06-23 13:19:33 / Rating: 434 /


I saw a Crime Stoppers commercial today, and I know who did it.

tags: crime [add]

2008-06-04 09:49:29 / Rating: 423.75 /


I daresay that the big boss is having an easier time at Club Fed for securities crimes than the lesser boss is having at the pen for kiddie porn.

tags: crime boss porn perversion lawyers [add]

2008-06-03 11:01:16 / Rating: 466.25 /


I pressed the panic button and when 5 fully armed policemen arrived with the security company, I was even more afraid.

tags: irony crime South Africa [add]

2006-12-18 10:01:11 / Rating: 616.5 /


We stood there in the rain and the look on his face as the police came rushing in made me realize I was never going to see him again.

tags: crime love police [add]

2006-11-22 11:47:51 / Rating: 667.75 /


At the tender age of 5 I got my hand stuck in a candy vending machine at the local supermarket in a vain attempt to get a gumball without paying.

tags: oops childhood crime [add]

2006-06-28 13:10:24 / Rating: 718 /