Attorney General Headshot
Attorney General Seal

Press Release Archive

Search by Keyword: New Search

08 31, 2016

Sanborn County Man Arrested on Second Degree Murder Charge

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that Matthew Walter Novak, 33, Woonsocket, has been arrested on one count of second degree murder, class B felony, penalty is a mandatory life sentence

Read More

08 31, 2016

Sanborn County Homicide Victim Identified

Attorney General Marty Jackley has identified Jennifer Ann Gibson, 25, Woonsocket, as the victim in Sanborn County homicide case.

Read More

08 31, 2016

Hughes County Jury Convicts Aberdeen Man

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Brown County States Attorney Larry Lovrein announced a Hughes County jury returned a guilty verdict today.

Read More

08 30, 2016

Sioux City Man Wanted on Felony Warrant

Local Law Enforcement are seeking the public’s help in locating a Sioux City, Iowa man with an outstanding felony warrant out of Bon Homme County.

Read More

08 29, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Appoints Vitek to Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today the appointment of Jo Vitek of Watertown to the Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission

Read More

08 26, 2016

A. G. Jackley and the National Association of Attorneys General to Host Opioid Abuse Training in Sioux Falls

Attorney General Marty Jackley will host an Opioid Abuse Consumer Protection Training in Sioux Falls on Monday August 29, 2016, at the South Dakota Medical School.

Read More

08 25, 2016

Sex Trafficking Operation Results in Arrests

Attorney General Marty Jackley, United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler, Rapid City Police Chief Karl Jegeris, and Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom announce that the Division of Criminal Investigation, the South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force, and Homeland Security Investigations have conducted investigations into sex trafficking in Rapid City.

Read More

08 24, 2016

Subject in Brule County Amber Alert Activation to Face Felony Charges in Washington

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Brule County States Attorney David Natvig announced that Paul Brown, 38, Maple Valley, WA, the subject of the August 8th Amber Alert is being returned to Washington state to face felony charges.

Read More

08 23, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Joins Amicus to Protect Second Amendment Rights

Attorney General Marty Jackley has joined an amicus brief seeking to protect Second Amendment rights.

Read More

08 16, 2016

Tea Man Arrested on Possession of Child Porn Charge

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Lincoln County States Attorney Tom Wollman announced today that the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Division has arrested Monte Bender.

Read More

08 16, 2016

Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification Rollout

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today the rollout of the Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification (SAVIN) System.

Read More

08 15, 2016

Aberdeen Man Arrested in Connection to Sunday’s Officer Involved Shooting Incident

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Ehkhu Hser Poe, 21, Aberdeen, has been arrested.

Read More

08 14, 2016

Attorney General’s Office to Review Officer Involved Shooting in Aberdeen

Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms that the Division of Criminal Investigation, at the request of the Aberdeen Police Department is investigating the officer involved shooting that occurred Sunday, August 14, 2016, at approximately 12:10 a.m.

Read More

08 12, 2016

Circuit Court Allows Initiated Measure 21 to Remain on 2016 General Election Ballot

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Circuit Court Judge Mark Barnett has ruled that the Secretary of State was correct when she determined Initiated Measure 21 contained enough signatures to be placed on the November 2016 general election ballot.

Read More

08 10, 2016

Press Conferences to be Held to Announce SAVIN System

Attorney General Marty Jackley will hold two press conferences to announce the rollout of the Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification System (SAVIN).

Read More

08 10, 2016

Turner County Man Sentenced in Rape and Incest Case

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Benjamin Thomas, 35, Centerville, was sentenced in First Circuit Court

Read More

08 09, 2016

Amber Alert Results in Brule County Arrest

Attorney General Marty Jackley and Brule County States Attorney Dave Natvig announced today that Paul Brown, 38, Maple Valley, WA, was arrested on one count of abuse of or cruelty to a minor, class 3 felony, punishable by up to 15 years in the state penitentiary and/ or $30,000.

Read More

08 09, 2016

Circuit Court Denies Marijuana Measure on 2016 General Election Ballot

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that Circuit Court Judge Mark Barnett has denied Melissa Mentele 's request to place an initiated measure involving marijuana on the November 2016 general election ballot based upon an insufficient number of valid signatures.

Read More

08 05, 2016

Attorney General’s Office Secures Recovery for Consumers on Provigil

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that a $125 million, 48 state settlement with Cephalon and affiliated companies (“Cephalon”).

Read More

08 04, 2016

South Dakota Child Identification Program Event in Sioux Falls

SD Child Identification Program Event in Sioux Falls

Read More

08 03, 2016

Charges Filed in Connection with Marijuana Grow Facility in Flandreau

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that one individual has been indicted by a Moody County grand jury for his role in the marijuana grow facility located on Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe grounds.

Read More

08 01, 2016

Attorney General Jackley Begins Roll Out of “NO. METH. EVER.” Statewide Campaign and Competition

 

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today the statewide Methamphetamine Awareness Campaign that is kicking off with a competition for all South Dakota Colleges and Universities this fall.

 

Read More

08 01, 2016

AG Jackley and other State Attorneys General Make the Corps of Engineers Aware of the Federal Court’s Injunction of WOTUS

Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the he and other State Attorneys General have filed comments to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposal

Read More