Local

Higher Crime Numbers In South Dakota

Photo: clipart.com

Higher Crime Numbers In South Dakota

Crime statistics released by the FBI show a jump in several levels of serious incidents in South Dakota.  Categories of murders, rapes, robberies and aggravated assaults increased from thirteen hundred sixty three in 2005, to two thousand six hundred eighty two in 2012.

US Attorney Brendan Johnson says in their federal jurisdiction, they are making a strong response…

 

Johnson says they are pushing hard on drug prosecutions…

 

Johnson says there are some common factors in most of the crimes they are seeing…

Recent Headlines

in Local

No Special Session for South Dakota Education

Dennis Daugaard 60914

The call for a special session of the South Dakota legislature has failed.

in National

Making headlines this week

AP_272074667250

A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

in Local

Governor Addresses Camp for Gifted Students

gov

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard told students at the wrap up of the “Governors Camp” at USD in Vermillion today that their future is bright, but they have to make good choices.

in Agriculture

Wheat Quality Tour Shows Bumper Yields

Wheat Field

The Wheat Quality Council’s Spring Wheat Tour wrapped up yesterday afternoon and the results indicated the Dakotas could be looking…

in Agriculture

Iowa Senator Calls for Review of JBS Acquisition

pork chop 1

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants the U.S. Justice Department’s Anti Trust Division to review the proposed acquisition by JBS of Cargill Pork.