How a Texas Ranger Convinced Serial Killer Samuel Little to Confess to Murdering 93 People Sharyn Alfonsi, CBS News

Joshua Brown, Witness in Amber Guyger Trial, Was Killed in a Drug Deal, Police Say Marina Trahan Martinez, Sarah Mervosh, and Manny Fernandez, New York Times

LAPD searches blacks and Latinos more. But they’re less likely to have contraband than whites Ben Poston and Cindy Chang, Los Angeles Times

Feds Test Facial Recognition at Mexican Border The Crime Report

A 21-Year-Old Man Overslept For Jury Duty So A Judge Sent Him To Jail For 10 Days Brianna Sacks, BuzzFeed News

Texas Court Reimposes Death Sentence in Case Where Prosecutor Lied to Jury that the Victim’s Family Wanted the Death Penalty Death Penalty Information Center

Florida’s Amendment 4 legislation is a mess, felons and county officials testify Lawrence Mower, Miami Herald

Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Staff Pushed Philadelphia Inquirer to be More Critical of Larry Krasner: Emails Akela Lacy, The Intercept

Parole policies the key to substantial prisoner reductions in Texas Grits for Breakfast

Milwaukee’s Cure Violence program: mixed reviews and lots of hope Rachel Rice, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A Florida Prisoner Has Made an Entire Documentary in Secret Dan Schindel, Hyperallergic

10 of the Best True Crime Documentaries You Can Stream Right Now Jake Rossen, Mental Floss

‘Bad Blood’ Crime Drama From ‘The Village’ Trio In Works At NBC Nellie Andreeva and Denise Petski, Deadline