Sexual Assault Cases training

The second part of a program on “Investigation and Prosecution of Sexual Assault Cases” provided several local agencies with valuable training.  This was the second part of a program offered by the Linn County Prosecutor’s office in April and was presented by the Missouri Office of Prosecution Services (MOPS). The trainers were Investigators from the Missouri State Technical Assistance Team, […]

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Training By Linn Co Prosecuting Attorney

The Linn County Prosecuting Attorney hosted another training for various agencies earlier this week. Shiante McMahon says it is a yearly event. She said agencies with smaller offices can’t specialize in one area and must know “a lot, about a lot” to investigate cases. McMahon said she received incredible responses from the nearly 20 attending agencies including Prosecutors, Juvenile Office, […]

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Local Law Enforcement Agencies Receive Public Safety Grant Awards

Public Safety Awards totaling more than $700,000, including funding for various types of equipment for law enforcement agencies across the state, have been approved by Governor Parsons. Chillicothe received $3,925 for 20 medical trauma kits and four lightbars. Livingston County received just under $10,000 for a new vehicle Carroll County received $5,650 for radios and repeaters. Trenton received $7,713 for […]

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Child Neglect Reported – Children Removed

Two children were removed from a situation due to “Neglect.”  On January 2nd, the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department was called to a location in southern Livingston County after a citizen reported possible child neglect. The report indicated 2 small children were found to be in grotesque conditions with horrible odors. Deputies also found the “home” had no running water and […]

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