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Missouri Police: Woman held in box for months found dead, man sought

SEDALIA, Mo. (AP/KSNT) — The hunt for a registered sex offender suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend and her son intensified Thursday after police raided but failed to find anyone inside a home in western Missouri, where the man was charged last month for allegedly keeping the woman confined in a wooden box. 648 more words

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Winnipeg police search for high-risk sex offender

WINNIPEG — A high-risk sex offender who has been in and out of jail for years is once again wanted by police.

Winston George Thomas, 38, was released from Headingley Correctional Centre on May 6 and failed to comply with court orders in the past three weeks. 188 more words

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Former GA police chief, wife sentenced in Child Abuse case

HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. — A former Mt. Airy, Ga. police chief and his wife are headed to jail for allegedly keeping four adopted children locked in a room for years with little food. 500 more words

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Justice For A Georgia Cronys Friend

CRUEL AND UNUSUAL PUNISHMENT

I couldn’t believe anyone could be so cold and inhuman when I read this story, it literally broke my heart.

I could tell I wasn’t alone, because even after this heartless sentence was announced, the newsperson that wrote this article still used the word “allegedly”. 46 more words

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SC domestic violence bill would keep guns from worst offenders

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – The Legislature appears poised to pass a bill aimed at stemming South Carolina’s persistently high rates of domestic violence, following weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations between the House and Senate. 99 more words

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NC sex offender arrested after lurking in children's section of library

KINSTON, N.C. — A registered sex offender was arrested for being in the children’s section of the Kinston/Lenoir County Library, WCTI reported.

Anthony Briggs, 29, was arrested Tuesday and charged with felony sex offender on a child premises. 48 more words

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Another sex offender fails to return to halfway house in Vancouver

UPDATE: May 21 – Vancouver Police say Gary Vogrig is back in custody.

Shortly before 7 p.m. on Wednesday, 51-year-old Vogrig was seen drinking near Second Beach in Stanley Park. 178 more words

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