MINOT, N.D. — Meeting a state directive to reduce the inmate population at the crowded Ward County jail will be costly, Sheriff Steve Kukowski says.
HELENA — A two-day session to consider what a new detention center for Lewis and Clark County should look like produced a preliminary plan to accommodate 300 inmates and address the current overcrowded conditions.
CODY, Wyo. — Bill Brewer, 76, one of the youngest men to serve as a sheriff in Wyoming state history, died Friday after a battle with heart disease.
HARDIN — The father of an 11-year-old sixth-grader who hanged herself after allegedly being bullied at Riverside Middle School wants a thorough investigation into the circumstances surrounding her death.
Man admits threatening wife with AR-15, exposing children to meth
CASPER, Wyo. — A North Dakota man arrested four years ago in Cody claims the city’s current assistant police chief used a stun gun on him while he was handcuffed, according to a federal civil rights lawsuit.
Every year since 2007, students from Montana State University Billings’ theater program have helped hundreds of law enforcement officials from across Montana put newly learned skills in dealing with people with mental health or substance abuse crisis events to the test.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — Police in Wyoming would have to get warrants to use drones to gather evidence in criminal cases under a bill that a legislative committee endorsed Thursday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming lawmakers are considering a bill to ban law enforcement use of drones without a warrant.
GREAT FALLS — A Great Falls man who is charged with deliberate homicide in the death of a Cascade County sheriff's deputy faces charges that he tried to assault two other officers and endangered two motorists during an Aug. 14 chase.
In Sunday church pews, in the grandstands of the baseball game, in the big box store checkout line, most of the people around you have gotten a prescription for painkillers in the past year.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Police in Cheyenne are vowing to crack down on teen drinking at next year's Frontier Days after the number of arrests doubled this year.
LARAMIE, Wyo. — A district judge in Albany County says security remains an issue at the county courthouse in Laramie.
BOZEMAN — The police chief of the town of West Yellowstone selectively enforced the law, violated court orders and, in some cases, either did not know or chose not to follow the law, a state investigation of the police department found.
HELENA — The law enforcement officer who accidentally shot himself in the right thigh during a training exercise at Fort Harrison May 28 is back to work and recovering well.
The Laurel Volunteer Fire Department will host on Saturday its annual Safety Day, featuring more than 60 regional emergency response organizations, hands-on activities, educational sessions and plenty of demonstrations.
HELENA — A law enforcement officer accidentally shot himself in the leg during firearms training at an Army National Guard shooting range west of Helena.
KALISPELL — A venture capitalist whose firm backed startups such as Google, YouTube and Instagram is donating $2 million to help Montana law enforcement officers catch people who are using the Internet to prey on children.
Sheridan Police Chief Richard Adriaens speaks Wednesday during a news conference announcing the release of the 2013 Alcohol and Crime in Wyoming report at the Wyoming Association of Sheriffs and Chiefs of Police leadership conference in Casper.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming law enforcement officials have begun closely tracking arrests involving marijuana, they said Wednesday, and they plan to take an educational approach toward an expected influx of the drug since its legalization in Colorado at the beginning of this year.