The indictment that couldn't wait

...assault, for which Hogan can face up to five years in prison if convicted, as the Empire previously reported.Juneau District Attorney James Scott attributed the grand jurors failure to issue a true bill for the more serious felony to the fact that...
Teen boy accused of killing 8-year-old girl

...slaying, the police chief said.Prosecutors are considering bringing charges against the boy as an adult, Santa Cruz District Attorney Jeffrey Rosell said.On Tuesday morning, the trash-collection area where Madyson's body was found remained...
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New York prison worker pleads guilty in escape of 2 killers

...Sept. 28. Johnston said his client will not be able to post the bail of $100,000 cash or $200,000 bond.District Attorney Andrew Wylie said separate cases against Sweat and a Gene Palmer, a guard who investigators accuse of unwittingly...
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Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case

...committee of outside attorneys will assist the Texas district attorney investigating the death of Sandra Bland, the black...recommendations on possible criminal charges to Waller County District Attorney Elton Mathis, White said. If Mathis disagrees with...
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Man who escaped Anchorage jail connected to 2008 cold case

...also been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of 20-year-old Morgan Meadows from the same incident.District Attorney Clint Campion says Tuckfield was a person of interest early in the investigation and developments in 2014 connected...
Texas jail where woman died admits breaking rules

...just over a year.A Texas Rangers investigation into Bland's death is being supervised by the FBI.Waller County District Attorney Elton Mathis has asked for extensive scientific testing, including fingerprints and DNA, "so we can figure out...
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Juneau mom charged with child endangerment

...Now, they're going after the mother.The Juneau District Attorney's Office on Monday filed criminal charges against...mistreated or had sexual contact with a child.Assistant District Attorney Kemp, who prosecuted the recent case against Hayward...
Jury balks at big felony

...a true bill for the higher level felony? Juneau District Attorney James Scott said it's because the victim was unable...and spill the bowl on herself, he said.Juneau District Attorney Scott said he doesn't have to prove in a courtroom...
Comedian stops sex assault

...ship's security. The Celebrity Cruises ship reported the incident to Troopers at 7 a.m. the next morning.Juneau District Attorney James Scott said Juneau has jurisdiction over the case because the ship was in Southeast waters at the time the incident...
Senate's ex-spokeswoman will plead guilty to assault, DUI

...chief spokeswoman is expected to serve at least two months in jail after reaching a plea deal with prosecutors.District Attorney Clint Campion said Wednesday that the ex-spokeswoman, Caroyln Kuckertz, will plead guilty to an assault charge...


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