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Technology seen as force in sex-crime wave

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

A wave of alleged sex crimes against children has people concerned about what’s going on behind closed doors — and on computer screens and mobile devices — in the Mitchell area.

Within a month-long period covering parts of October and Novemb…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Technology seen as force in sex-crime wave

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

A wave of alleged sex crimes against children has people concerned about what’s going on behind closed doors — and on computer screens and mobile devices — in the Mitchell area.

Within a month-long period covering parts of October and Novemb…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Technology seen as force in sex-crime wave

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

A wave of alleged sex crimes against children has people concerned about what’s going on behind closed doors — and on computer screens and mobile devices — in the Mitchell area.

Within a month-long period covering parts of October and Novemb…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Court overturns sex abuse conviction of Eagle Butte man

December 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

The U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday overturned the conviction of an Eagle Butte man sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison for sexual abuse, finding that jury instructions were incomplete.

Jerry Matthew Chasing Hawk was convicte…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Court overturns sex abuse conviction of Eagle Butte man

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

The U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday overturned the conviction of an Eagle Butte man sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison for sexual abuse, finding that jury instructions were incomplete.

Jerry Matthew Chasing Hawk was convicte…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Court overturns sex abuse conviction of Eagle Butte man

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

The U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday overturned the conviction of an Eagle Butte man sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison for sexual abuse, finding that jury instructions were incomplete.

Jerry Matthew Chasing Hawk was convicte…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sex crimes against children reported in Mitchell

November 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Six Mitchell residents have been arrested this month for sex crimes against children. Detective Lt. Don Everson, of the Mitchell Police Division, said the string of events is unusual.

“Sometimes it’s reported in streaks, not for any particular…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Sex crimes against children reported in Mitchell

November 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Six Mitchell residents have been arrested this month for sex crimes against children. Detective Lt. Don Everson, of the Mitchell Police Division, said the string of events is unusual.

“Sometimes it’s reported in streaks, not for any particular…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Drug offenses, sex crimes up in SD in 2012

June 24, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Attorney General Marty Jackley said the annual crime report for 2012 shows a 2.5 percent increase in assaults over the year, a 9 percent rise in sex offenses and a 17 percent jump in drug arrests.
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Less abuse, but not all follow church audit

May 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS An annual report, sponsored by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, says an independent audit and study found 2012 had the biggest drop in allegations of sexual abuse by priests in a decade. Continue Reading