Ron Parsons

South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, STATEMENT OF U.S. ATTORNEY RON PARSONS ON ATTORNEY GENERAL SESSIONS

SIOUX FALLS, SD – “Jeff Sessions served as our nation’s 84th Attorney General with tremendous dignity, dedication, and distinction. He advanced the Administration’s priorities with strong leadership and purposeful expectations. He reinvigorated and motivated federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement professionals to perform at the highest levels and produce results that have greatly benefited … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, STATEMENT OF U.S. ATTORNEY RON PARSONS ON ATTORNEY GENERAL SESSIONS

South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, U.S. ATTORNEY ANNOUNCES SUBSTANTIAL NEW FEDERAL GRANT TO HELP SOUTH DAKOTA DRUG TASK FORCES FIGHT METH

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – United States Attorney Ron Parsons joined the U.S. Department of Justice in announcing that the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office has been awarded a new $1,029,958 federal grant to combat the illegal trafficking of methamphetamine in South Dakota. The funds were awarded through the Community Oriented Policing Services Office (COPS) Anti-Methamphetamine … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, U.S. ATTORNEY ANNOUNCES SUBSTANTIAL NEW FEDERAL GRANT TO HELP SOUTH DAKOTA DRUG TASK FORCES FIGHT METH

South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS MAJOR INCREASES IN VICTIM REPORTING AND NUMBER OF LAWSUITS FILED IN ONE YEAR SINCE LAUNCH OF INITIATIVE TO COMBAT SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN HOUSING

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – United States Attorney Ron Parsons and the Justice Department today announced the one-year anniversary of its initiative to combat sexual harassment in housing. Since its launch in October 2017 and nationwide expansion in April 2018, the Department has seen a major upswing in both reporting and enforcement. Over the past year, … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REPORTS MAJOR INCREASES IN VICTIM REPORTING AND NUMBER OF LAWSUITS FILED IN ONE YEAR SINCE LAUNCH OF INITIATIVE TO COMBAT SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN HOUSING

South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE HONORS NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

New Funding Announced for a Tribal Special Assistant U.S. Attorney to prosecute for Rosebud Sioux Tribe SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – In conjunction with National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that the Rosebud Sioux Tribe will be awarded funding for a new Tribal Special Assistant U.S. Attorney to help prosecute domestic … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE HONORS NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE AND DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR TEAM UP FOR MAJOR EXPANSION OF TRIBAL ACCESS TO NATIONAL CRIME INFORMATION DATABASES

Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe to Participate in TAP Program in District of South Dakota SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – U.S. Attorney Ron Parsons joined the Department of Justice and the Department of the Interior in announcing a dramatic expansion of the federal government’s key program that provides tribes with access to national … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE AND DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR TEAM UP FOR MAJOR EXPANSION OF TRIBAL ACCESS TO NATIONAL CRIME INFORMATION DATABASES

South Dakota News: Sioux Falls, Maksim Stefanyuk, Repeat Sex Offender from Sioux Falls Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography and Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

Sioux Falls, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, man convicted of two counts of distributing child pornography, one count of receiving child pornography, and one count of failing to register as a sex offender was sentenced on October 15, 2018, by U.S. District Judge Karen E. … Continue reading South Dakota News: Sioux Falls, Maksim Stefanyuk, Repeat Sex Offender from Sioux Falls Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography and Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

South Dakota News: Mission Man, Brandon Jones Charged with Failure to Appear

Mission, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Mission, South Dakota, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Failure to Appear. Brandon Jones, age 24, was indicted on August 13, 2018. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Veronica Duffy on October 10, 2018, and pled not guilty to … Continue reading South Dakota News: Mission Man, Brandon Jones Charged with Failure to Appear

South Dakota News: Kyle Man, Raymond Bull Bear Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance

Kyle, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Kyle, South Dakota, man convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance was sentenced by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court. Raymond Bull Bear, age 35, was sentenced on October 2, 2018, to 18 months in federal prison, followed by 2 … Continue reading South Dakota News: Kyle Man, Raymond Bull Bear Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance