HELENA — A former Montana Army National Guard soldier who fled the country to avoid trial has pleaded guilty to sexual abuse of children and bail jumping.
BOZEMAN — Montana State University is reviewing its process for admitting students with felony convictions after a former student was charged with trying to rape his ex-girlfriend.
The Montana Violent Offender Task Force arrested a record number of fugitives last year, increasing arrest numbers by 17 percent over 2010.
U.S. Marshal Darrell Bell, left, displays arrest numbers for the Montana Violent Offender Task Force. Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder, center, was honored for his service on the task force. Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito said his office is a new partner.
KINGMAN, Ariz. — Two men who escaped from a northwestern Arizona prison and the woman accused of helping them have pleaded not guilty to charges of kidnapping, aggravated assault and armed robbery.