HAMILTON — A 55-year-old man is charged with four felony sex crimes, including an allegation that he raped and 11-year-old girl and got her pregnant.
MISSOULA — Missoula County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg received a national award Sunday for his stand against the U.S. Justice Department’s two-year attempt to investigate his office, alleging local prosecutors mishandled sexual assault cases.
KALISPELL — A 22-year-old Whitefish woman who pleaded guilty to felony sexual assault for her involvement in her husband's rape of their baby sitter has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
A 21-year-old Wyoming man alleged to have had sexual contact with an 11-year-old girl pleaded not guilty to felony charges in Carbon County District Court on Wednesday.
MISSOULA — A transient man, who was accused of raping two underage runaways and then fleeing Missoula last summer, was sentenced Tuesday in Missoula County District Court to one year in the Montana State Prison.
A Hamilton man accused of attempting to have sex with a 12-year-old girl in Missoula last year now faces felony charges in Helena for allegedly raping his girlfriend’s children.
A 19-year-old pleaded not guilty Thursday to a count of felony sexual assault, alleging that he had sexual contact with a 6-year-old girl in Laurel two weekends ago.
Bonnie White appears for a court arraignment on felony sexual assault charges Thursday morning.
A story about a Wyoming woman in court on felony sexual assault charges Thursday morning was by far the most-read story on billingsgazette.com this past week.
A 35-year-old Wyoming woman appeared in district court Thursday and pleaded not guilty to charges that she twice had sexual contact with a boy in Billings, once when he was about 10 years old in 2011 and again about a year later.
GREAT FALLS — A 20-year-old Kalispell man is charged with sexual abuse of children after prosecutors say he talked a 12-year-old Great Falls girl into sending him nude photos and then used them to threaten her.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A former Sheridan probation and parole officer accused of sexual assault has entered a conditional guilty plea.
In a special hearing Wednesday afternoon, a 54-year-old man admitted that in 2011 he had sexual contact with a girl who was 6.
HELENA — A Montana county attorney’s office will change the way it responds to reports of sexual assaults under an agreement announced Tuesday that ends a federal investigation into whether gender bias played a role in deciding whether to prosecute rape cases.
MISSOULA — The U.S. Department of Justice and Missoula County have reached a settlement in the agency's investigation into the way the county attorney's office decides whether to prosecute sexual assault cases.
Seventeen years later, Kelley Hollingsworth is strikingly open when she talks about being sexually assaulted at age 16 by serial rapist Toby Griego in Santa Fe, N.M.
An investigation has been launched into a report of a sexual assault on the campus of Montana State University Billings.
MISSOULA — Missoula officials announced a new safety and accountability audit to “flush out gaps” in sexual assault investigations at a sparsely attended public forum Tuesday morning.
MISSOULA — Victim interviews in sterile rooms with stark white walls are a thing of the past.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Supreme Court must decide whether to grant better media access to circuit court proceedings in sex assault cases.