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12 30, 2016

Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Unit Arrest Spearfish Man for Enticement of a Minor

Attorney General Marty Jackley and United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced today that the Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, Spearfish Police Department, and Homeland Security Investigations have arrested Nicholaus Tripp, 28, Spearfish, South Dakota, on one count of Attempted Enticement of a Minor Using the Internet (18 USC 2422(b).

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12 29, 2016

Attorney General’s Office Releases Officer Involved Shooting Summary

Attorney General Marty Jackley and the Division of Criminal Investigation today released the summary into the shooting of Curtis Wayne Adams, Sr., on December 3, 2016, in Yankton, South Dakota. The Division of Criminal Investigation conducted the investigation at the request of the South Dakota Highway Patrol

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12 21, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Announces First Round Winners of Anti-Meth Campaign Contest

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today the winners of the first round of the statewide “NO.METH.EVER.” contest.

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12 21, 2016

Attorney General Explanation Released for Initiated Measure Authorizing a Physician to Prescribe Life-Ending Drugs to Terminally Ill Patients

South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today an Attorney General Explanation for a proposed initiated measure has been filed with the Secretary of State.

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12 21, 2016

Sixth Circuit Court Issues Order for Preliminary Injunction Enjoining and Declining to Sever Portions of Initiated Measure 22

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that Sixth Circuit Court Judge Mark Barnett has issued an Order Enjoining and Declining Severability in the Initiated Measure 22 lawsuit.

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12 19, 2016

Day County Man Arrested for Grand Theft Charges

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Gary Podzimek, 58, Bristol, has been indicted by a Day County Grand Jury.

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12 14, 2016

Drug Control Fund Awards Distributed to Law Enforcement Agencies

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that several law enforcement agencies throughout the state have been given awards from the Attorney General’s Drug Control Fund.

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12 13, 2016

Six South Dakota Women’s Prison Inmates Indicted on Drug Related Charges

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that six inmates in the South Dakota Woman’s Prison were indicted by a Hughes County grand jury on drug related charges.

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12 09, 2016

Circuit Court Issues Preliminary Injunction in Initiated Measure 22 Lawsuit

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Circuit Court Judge Mark Barnett has issued a preliminary injunction in the Initiated Measure 22 lawsuit.

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12 08, 2016

Attorney General Jackley and 42 Other Attorneys General Reach $19.5 Million Settlement with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that South Dakota and 42 other Attorneys General, reached a $19.5 million dollar settlement with Bristol-Myers Squibb Company.

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12 08, 2016

Update to Lake Norden Police Department Shooting

The Attorney General’s Office confirms that Chief Jimmy Murphy was the Officer involved in the shooting that occurred on Wednesday, December 7, 2016, in Lake Norden.

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12 07, 2016

AG Office to Review Officer Involved Shooting in Lake Norden

AG Marty Jackley confirms that the Division of Criminal Investigation, at the request of the Lake Norden Police Department, is investigating the officer involved shooting that occurred Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at approximately 5:37 a.m.

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12 07, 2016

Two Arrested on Methamphetamine Related Charges

Attorney General Marty Jackley, Beadle County States Attorney Mike Moore and Jerauld County States Attorney Dedrich Koch announced today that two individuals were arrested as a result of search warrants served in Huron and Alpena on the morning of Monday, December 5, 2016.

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12 06, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Issues Official Opinion Relating to Marsy’s Law

Attorney General Marty Jackley has issued an Official Opinion on the implementation of Marsy’s Law as it relates to release of auto accident reports to the public, the release of street addresses where crimes occur, and the names of victims in crime report logs or law enforcement radio traffic requested.

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12 06, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Warns of Work-At-Home Scams

It is that time of year when people are looking to put a little extra cash in their pockets.

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12 06, 2016

19th Annual Pie Day Scheduled for Saturday December 10th

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the 19th Annual Pie Day will be held on Saturday.

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12 06, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Encourages Cautious Charitable Giving

Attorney General Marty Jackley is asking South Dakotans to beware of those potentially exploiting victims of the Copper Lounge collapse in Sioux Falls.

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12 04, 2016

AG Office to Review Officer Involved Shooting in Yankton

PIERRE, S.D – Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that the Division of Criminal Investigation, at the request of the South Dakota Highway Patrol, is investigating the officer involved shooting that occurred Saturday, December 3, 2016, at approximately 10:21 p.m.

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12 02, 2016

Brookings County Individuals Indicted on Sex Abuse and Child Porn Charges

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Brookings County States Attorney Clyde Calhoon announced today that four individuals have been indicted by a Brookings County Grand Jury on numerous sexual abuse and child pornography charges.

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