Sex Crimes

Does Free Speech Mean Facebook Access For Sex Offenders?

Maybe. With a few successes throughout the United States, some registered sex offenders are fighting for access to Facebook claiming that restrictions against using social media websites and participating in

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Check-Ins For Registered Sex Offenders: Operation Carolina Shield

The U.S. Marshals partnered with deputies from Wake County and Cumberland County to run compliance checks on registered sex offenders in the Raleigh area. Dubbed “Operation Carolina Shield,” law enforcement

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Three Northwood Students Arrested On Drug Charges

After receiving a tip from another student, Chatham County Deputies arrested three students, ages 17, 17 and 20, and charged each with at least one felony drug offense. The police

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Mothers Of Sex Offenders Stand By, Fight For Sons

“This is not happening, this is not happening, this is not happening,” Christine Smith recalls thinking after seeing her son led out of a court room in handcuffs, having just

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Cached Images Not Illegal as Possession Of Child Pornography?

James D. Kent, a college professor, faced several counts related to the possession of child pornography when IT professionals at his university found explicit images of children in the browser cache on

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Opium Drug Trafficking Charges For Two In Raleigh

Police arrested two people in Raleigh on drug trafficking charges last week. A woman, Patricia Collins, was charged with trafficking in opium or heroin. Her bail was set at $150,000.

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Sex With Minors Leads To Military Discharge For Fort Bragg Soldier

A former Fort Bragg soldier was discharged after confessing to having had sex with four underage women. The former Army soldier was 20 and 21 at the time of the

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DNA Collection For North Carolina Felony Charge

Just over a year ago, North Carolina began requiring a DNA sample from anyone charged with a higher-level felony offense including, among others, murder, manslaughter, rape, other sex offenses, kidnapping, most felony

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