Sex Crimes

YMCA Janitor Tied To Video Camera In Locker Room

At least 80 women were captured on film in various states of undress at two YMCA’s outside of Charlotte by a former janitor attempting to moonlight as an amateur filmmaker.

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Solicitation Sting Nets Charlotte Man

An arrest for online solicitation of a minor awaited a 37-year-old Charlotte man at his destination, rather than the 14-year-old girl that police accuse him of expecting. An online sex crimes sting

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When In Doubt, Demand Your Right To Remain Silent

What you say and what you don’t say can be used against you in a court of law, according to a recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court. In Salinas

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WNC Drug Ring Busted In Federal Drug Trafficking Investigation

For two years, the feds claim to have been watching a group of people accused of drug trafficking in and around the Cherokee Indian Reservation in Western North Carolina. In

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Juvenile Out-Of-State Sex Offense Conviction Follows Husband, Father To NC

Sex crimes committed while a juvenile followed one man to North Carolina all the way from California. Thirty-four-year-old Nigel Garcia was ordered to register as a sex offender after being

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Drug Bust Leads To Child Abuse Charges

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s office received a tip about suspicious activity at a home on Biggerstaff Road that turned out to be a meth lab, according to investigators. Authorities in

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The Public Library Is Not A Good Place To Browse Pornography

Doing things that are illegal, such as committing a sex offense, while in a public place is a surefire way to get yourself arrested. Brandon Helms of Union County was

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Informant Used To Convict On Federal Drug Crimes Disqualified By DEA

A 46-year-old man serving a 19.5 year prison sentence for federal drug trafficking was put behind bars in part based on the testimony of a confidential informant. That may sound like no

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