An online investigation by state and local authorities in northeastern Wisconsin has resulted in 17 arrests for crimes against children.
The FBI has arrested a man indicted in Minnesota for possessing child pornography in North Dakota.
A former Minneapolis Park Police chief is sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexually abusing children and possessing child pornography.
A former Minneapolis Park Police chief pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of criminal sexual conduct and to possessing child pornography, according to the court documents in Hennepin County.
A Minnesota man accused of setting up a Facebook account under a false identity and using the site to contact a 13-year-old girl for sex has been sentenced in North Dakota to 12 years in prison.
A House panel has approved a proposal to put the most dangerous sex offenders away for open-ended prison terms as lawmakers search for new ways to deal with the soaring cost of confining sexual predators.
A judge has reduced the bond for a South Dakota man facing charges in an alleged prostitution ring.
A 42-year-old Minnesota firefighter is accused of using Facebook to proposition a 14-year-old South Dakota girl.
A 20-year-old Fridley man, who worked as a junior counselor at a Lutheran Bible Camp, has been charged with trying to set up sex with a 15-year-old girl over the internet.