February 28, 2020
Salem-News.com (Sep-27-2018 21:29)
Two Gresham Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Defrauding Investors of $2.5 MillionSalem-News.com
Instead of using investor money as promised, Holbrook and Arauz diverted it for their own personal use.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -
37-year old Theodore B. Holbrook and 45-year old George J. Arauz, Jr., both of Gresham, Oregon, were sentenced today to 36 months in federal prison for defrauding 50 investors of nearly $2.5 million using a sham energy technology start-up company.
Salem-News.com (Jun-14-2017 17:02)
Sex Crime Suspect Arrested Waiting For 16-Year Old Victim In Private Shower RoomSalem-News.com
Investigators are concerned there may be additional victims.
(KEIZER, Ore.) -
Joseph Ahre was arrested by detectives as he waited in a private shower room for what he believed was a 16-year old girl who agreed to meet him there to engage in sexual activity with him in exchange for money and marijuana.
Salem-News.com (May-11-2017 00:05)
Spokane Man Sentenced to 60 Years in Federal Prison for Production of Child PornographySalem-News.com
“The nature of your offenses is horrific. The impact on these children is just mind-boggling.” -Judge Peterson
(SPOKANE, Wash.) -
46-year old Dan Wayne Streetman, of Spokane, Washington, was sentenced by US District Judge Rosanna Malouf Peterson to a 60-year term of imprisonment, last Friday.
Salem-News.com (May-05-2017 18:30)
Immigrant Detainees End Hunger Strike with Victory in OregonSalem-News.com
Local Clergy to Meet with Immigrant Detainees at NORCOR
(The Dalles, Ore.) -
Immigrants detained at the Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility have broken their 6-day hunger strike after NORCOR administrator Bryan Brandenburg committed to the hunger strikers to provide microwaves to heat their meals, radios and access to programs that inmates are offered.
Salem-News.com (May-05-2017 11:35)
Online Child Porn Playpen Creator Sentenced to 30 Years in PrisonSalem-News.com
Dark Web ‘Hidden Service’ Case Spawned Hundreds of Child Porn Investigations
(WASHINGTON D.C.) -
The creator and lead administrator of what was believed to be the world’s largest child pornography website—with more than 150,000 users around the world—was sentenced this week to 30 years in prison.
Salem-News.com (May-05-2017 11:05)
FBI & Eugene Police Make Arrest in Child Pornography InvestigationSalem-News.com
Nationally, there has been a 2500% increase in arrests for offenses against children in the past 10 years.
(EUGENE, Ore.) -
A 39-year old Eugene man was arrested for child pornography crimes this morning about 7:15 by FBI agents and Eugene Police.
Salem-News.com (May-05-2017 00:25)
Day 6 of Immigrant Hunger Strike at Oregon JailSalem-News.com
ICE’s attempt to break strike greeted with resistance in Oregon
(The Dalles, Ore.) -
At least 3 immigrants detained at the Northern Oregon Regional Corrections Facility (NORCOR), a rural jail in The Dalles, OR, are are in their 6th day of hunger strike to demand humane conditions.
Salem-News.com (May-04-2017 23:18)
Keizer Man Convicted of Child Sexual Assault and Marital RapeSalem-News.com
All of the counts are subject to Ballot Measure 11 presumptive sentences.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Today, a Marion County jury convicted 53-year old Nikolay Avdeyev on multiple charges of rape, sexual abuse, and unlawful sexual penetration.
Salem-News.com (Feb-13-2017 15:00)
FBI Exposes Multi-Million Dollar Romance ScamsFBI Investigations, special to Salem-News.com
Online Imposters Break Hearts and Bank Accounts
(HOUSTON, Texas) -
They met online. He said he was a friend of a friend. The woman, in her 50s and struggling in her marriage, was happy to find someone to chat with. “He was saying all the right things,” she remembered.
Salem-News.com (Jan-18-2017 14:25)
Will President Obama Free Leonard Peltier?Bonnie King Salem-News.com
President Obama Should Grant Leonard Peltier Clemency “in best interest of justice”
(SALEM, Ore.) -
Native American activist Leonard Peltier was convicted in 1977 for the deaths of two agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Wrongfully convicted, by most accounts.