Chris Becker

Latest articles

3d
MLive.com
7 juvenile arrests, more guns unaccounted for after Cabela's burglaryProsecutor's Office is determining how to charge the seven teens being held at
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Prosecutor's Office is determining how to charge the seven teens being held at the Juvenile Detention Center. Prosecutor Chris Becker said his office is looking to charge some of the juveniles as adults, based on their criminal histories. While... Read more
3d
FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Suspect pleads guilty to fire that killed 13 horsescontact with the Barn for Equine Learning and will not be able to live at his p
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
contact with the Barn for Equine Learning and will not be able to live at his prior address which was near the facility. Chris Becker, the Kent County Prosecutor, says in a release that arson cases are difficult to prosecute and the evidence in... Read more
4d
FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Five teens charged with stealing guns from Cabela’sweekend. The Kent County Prosecutor’s Office says they’ve charged the suspects
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
weekend. The Kent County Prosecutor’s Office says they’ve charged the suspects, ages 13 to 16, with larceny. Prosecutor Chris Becker says his office is seeking a traditional waiver to charge some of them in adult court given their prior criminal... Read more
5d
WFMJ Youngstown
Judge: It's "premature" to throw out psychologist's testimony in Hamad casethat the state not allow testimony from a psychologist. In the motion filed la
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
that the state not allow testimony from a psychologist. In the motion filed late last month by Assistant County Prosecutor Chris Becker, the prosecution argued that the defense team for Nasser Hamad, who is charged with two counts of aggravated... Read more
2 related articles
11d
MLive.com
Police phone calls in prosecutor's crash 'just banter,' lawyer sayshis wife the night of the crash but she did not see the text until she woke the
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
his wife the night of the crash but she did not see the text until she woke the next morning, said Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker, who was chief assistant proescutor at the time. Monica Janiskee did not respond to her husband but shared the... Read more
43 related articles
11d
MLive.com
Recordings a 'punch to the gut' for police credibility, chief saysassistant prosecutor, Janiskee says he would tell her not to dig deeper when th
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
assistant prosecutor, Janiskee says he would tell her not to dig deeper when the crash is filed. Kent County Proscutor Chris Becker said Monica Janiskee isn't going to comment on the incident. In a statement, Becker said Monica Janiskee... Read more
43 related articles
11d
WFMJ Youngstown
Death sentence upheld in Warren execution-style slayingfragments in the right side of her neck near the base of her skull. On the day
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 11 days ago
fragments in the right side of her neck near the base of her skull. On the day of the sentencing, Assistant Prosecutor Chris Becker described Martin as a cold-blooded killer and a life-long criminal. Among other issues, Martin's attorney... Read more
12d
MLive.com
boyfriend of missing mother charged with perjuryCourt on one count of perjury -- a felony punishable by up to life in prison --
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
Court on one count of perjury -- a felony punishable by up to life in prison -- according to Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker. Hudson was arraigned Monday on a misdemeanor for giving a false or misleading report or statement to police.... Read more
5 related articles
12d
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Prosecutor:boyfriend in Ana Carrillo case facing new chargea missing Wyoming mother is facing another charge in connection to her disappea
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
a missing Wyoming mother is facing another charge in connection to her disappearance investigation. Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker announced on Tuesday that his office has charged Andrew Hudson with one count of perjury in and investigative... Read more
5 related articles
12d
FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Ex-boyfriend of missing Wyoming woman now facing new perjury chargecharged with felony perjury. Both men pleaded ‘not guilty.’ The judge set their
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
charged with felony perjury. Both men pleaded ‘not guilty.’ The judge set their bonds at $50,000. Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker said Tuesday morning that Andrew Hudson is now facing an additional charge of Perjury. He is expected in court... Read more
5 related articles
15d
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Prosecutor: Charges filed in missing Wyoming woman's caseProsecutor's Office has issued charges against one man in connection to a missi
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
Prosecutor's Office has issued charges against one man in connection to a missing Wyoming woman's case. According to Chris Becker, the prosecutor's office has issued a charge of perjury in an investigation subpoena against 62-year-old Lyle... Read more
7 related articles
23d
MLive.com
Man charged in fire that killed 13 therapy horsesof setting a fire that killed 13 therapy horses has been charged with arson and
MLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
of setting a fire that killed 13 therapy horses has been charged with arson and animal cruelty, Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker said Friday, Sept. 1. Payton Jonathan Mellema, 20, is charged with third-degree arson, a 10-year felony, and... Read more
3 related articles
23d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Prosecutors argue against Hamad’s use of psychologist in upcoming murder trialhouse, got a gun and shot at the five as they prepared to leave, authorities ha
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
house, got a gun and shot at the five as they prepared to leave, authorities have said. A filing by assistant prosecutors Chris Becker and Mike Burnett suggests the purpose of Dr. Reardon’s testimony would be to give psychological explanations for... Read more
2 related articles
23d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Prosecutors ask judge to exclude psychologist's report in Hamad murder casehouse, got a gun and shot at the five as they prepared to leave, authorities ha
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
house, got a gun and shot at the five as they prepared to leave, authorities have said. A filing by assistant prosecutors Chris Becker and Mike Burnett suggests the purpose of Dr. Reardon’s testimony would be to give psychological explanations for... Read more
2 related articles
24d
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Former Home for Veterans caregiver convicted of abusing veteran with dementiahit a desk and he's seen on the video grasping his knees after the incident. I
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
hit a desk and he's seen on the video grasping his knees after the incident. In January, Kent County Prosecuting Attorney Chris Becker indicated his office did not have crucial medical evidence to move the case forward in early 2016 and orginally... Read more
2 related articles
24d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge tells lawyers to finalize plans for Hamad trial in OctoberHamad should get the death penalty. Judge Rice asked prosecutors before the he
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
Hamad should get the death penalty. Judge Rice asked prosecutors before the hearing was over to state what plea bargain, if any, prosecutors have offered Hamad. Chris Becker, assistant county prosecutor, said no plea offer had been given to... Read more
24d
WFMJ Youngstown
Prosecutors want expert's testimony blocked from Hamad trialattempt to prove that an accused murderer was acting out of self defense. A mo
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 24 days ago
attempt to prove that an accused murderer was acting out of self defense. A motion, filed by Assistant County Prosecutor Chris Becker, says that the defense team for Nasser Hamad, who is charged with two counts of aggravated murder and several... Read more
2 related articles
26d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Court filing for first time reveals that one of victims in Hamad murder case had a knifeattempted aggravated murder, which could produce the death penalty if he’s conv
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
attempted aggravated murder, which could produce the death penalty if he’s convicted. The filing, by assistant prosecutors Chris Becker and Mike Burnett, gives new details of the events after a fistfight in the front yard of Hamad’s home between... Read more
26d
The Youngstown Vindicator
Court filing: Hamad and victim had knivesaggravated murder – charges that could produce the death penalty if he’s convic
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 26 days ago
aggravated murder – charges that could produce the death penalty if he’s convicted. The filing, by assistant prosecutors Chris Becker and Mike Burnett, gives new details of the events after a fistfight in the front yard of Hamad’s home between... Read more
1m
Baltimore Sun
Former Bagby Restaurant Group CEO indicted on burglary chargesand property destruction charges after he allegedly broke into the company’s To
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
and property destruction charges after he allegedly broke into the company’s Towson headquarters earlier this summer. Chris Becker was charged with three counts of second-degree burglary, theft of less than $100 and malicious destruction of... Read more

In this news