October 2, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON — Authorities here are asking residents to make sure their homes, garages, campers and sheds are locked as an escaped inmate remains on the loose. Continue Reading
October 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WILLISTON — An inmate escaped custody of the Williams County Correctional Center while being treated at the Mercy Medical Center emergency room in Williston, authorities said.
Preston Sonstegaard, who was being held on probation revocation charges, was last seen wearing black and white striped jail pants, no shoes and no shirt, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office said. Continue Reading
September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO A settlement agreement filed Monday in federal court requires a prisoner transport company to pay $70,000 to law enforcement agencies and farmers who helped capture an escaped convict hiding out in a southeastern North Dakota cornfield. Continue Reading
July 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Authorities are searching for an inmate who walked away from a minimum-security unit at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls.
July 22, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Authorities say two runaways from a Sioux Falls-area ranch for troubled boys have been caught after leading authorities on chases involving a stolen vehicle.
January 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic
HURON (AP) A county jail in eastern South Dakota with a recent history of prisoner escapes is taking steps to beef up security.