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#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Selwyn Days

Days shortly after his release On the morning of November 21, 1996, the bodies of 78-year-old Archie Harris and his 35-year-old home healthcare aide, Betty Ramcharan, were discovered in Harris’s home in Eastchester, New York, both severely beaten and stabbed to death. Besides having recovered a bloody knife, police had few other clues. The medical examiner believed the murders occurred between November 19 and November 21 when the bodies were found. Harris was wealthy and known to talk about keeping large amounts of cash in his house. Although numerous suspects were investigated, no arrests were made and the case went cold. Nearly five years later, on February 15, 2001, police arrested 36-year-old Selwyn Days in Mt. Vernon, New York for violating an order of protection obtained by his ex-girlfriend, Cherlyn Mayhew. While Days was in custody, Mayhew called police anonymously and said Days was responsible for…

27 Sep 2017

Is it a Crime to Kill or Injure a Dog or Cat?

26 Sep 2017

It is a criminal offence to kill or injure a cat or dog in Canada. Yes. It is a crime in Canada to injure or kill…

Can a Person With A Criminal Record Act as a...

21 Sep 2017

A surety is sometimes required for an accused person to be released from custody. What is a surety? A surety is someone who agrees to take…

#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Victor Rosario

20 Sep 2017
Victor Rosario was convicted of a crime he did not commit.

Victor Rosario was convicted of a crime he did not commit.   Shortly after 1 a.m. on Friday, March 5, 1982, a fire was reported in a building on Decatur Street…