This week's local crime and court updates from Sioux City Journal.
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A Wahoo police officer has been charged with two counts of third-degree sexual assault of a child in connection with a girl who was 11 or 12 at the time of the alleged incidents.
SIOUX CITY -- The Sioux City Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place Friday afternoon in the downtown.
The plea was in exchange for prosecutors amending the charge from felony child abuse resulting in death to felony child abuse resulting in injury, punishable by up to 4 years in prison.
A former patrol evidence technician and the owner of a Lincoln restaurant were arrested in the theft of more than $1.2 million worth of narcotics, including $329,800 worth of cocaine, according to the State Patrol.
Nebraska State Patrol troopers found more than 10 pounds of methamphetamine on the scene of a single motorcycle crash in Saunders County on Wednesday evening.
SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in federal prison for selling methamphetamine.
SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City man was sentenced Thursday to 50 years in prison for molesting two girls during a three-year period from 2013 to 2016.
A man who had been missing since Saturday was found with the aid of a specialized sonar system about 30 feet from shore.
ORANGE CITY, Iowa -- A Kingsley, Iowa, man was arrested early Sunday and charged with threatening to kill an Orange City man.
PRIMGHAR, Iowa -- A Sheldon, Iowa, man was sentenced Wednesday to five years in prison for causing injuries that led to the death of his infan…
CHEROKEE, Iowa -- A Marcus, Iowa, mother who encouraged her 13-year-old daughter to have a relationship with an older man has been placed on p…
Convicted murderer Aubrey Trail said he just wants to get things over with, despite his lawyers’ efforts to spare his life. “I did it, I’m guilty, I’m not looking to win on a technicality."
A Bellevue elementary school principal is on paid leave after being charged with drunken driving in connection with a crash that critically injured a motorcyclist.
SIOUX CITY -- A contractor was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison for accepting thousands of dollars from clients and never performing the work.
ELK POINT, S.D. -- A tip about questionable behavior with an underage girl led to an investigation in which a Beresford, South Dakota, man was…
Asked whether leadership would implement the recommendations, Gov. Pete Ricketts' spokesperson, Taylor Gage, said only that the Governor’s Office and Department of Corrections are aware of the “note with his suggestions.”
Norma LeRoy tries to understand why a school secretary cut her two little girls’ hair without her consent in the spring of 2020. The secretary was checking for lice, LeRoy was told — lice the mother said they never found.
SIOUX CITY -- The U.S. Marshals Service Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in locating the following person:
SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City man was arrested early Monday on suspicion of damaging cars parked at a downtown apartment building.
A former Bellevue police officer awaiting trial on charges of felony assault and evidence tampering after the death of his girlfriend was himself found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
ORANGE CITY, Iowa -- The Sioux County Sheriff's Office and the Orange City Police Department are seeking the public's help identifying the per…
SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City toddler last month suffered life-threatening injuries that police say were caused by his mother throwing him.
SIOUX CITY -- Salahadin Adem died a hero, his sister said, stepping in to save his girlfriend's life while Michael Landrum attacked her with a knife.