He was ordered to pay $150,000 in restitution to six victims who he committed criminal insurance fraud against.
They were initially booked into the jail following a drug bust by U.S. Marshals in the Helena area.
Logan Sea Pallister, the man accused of making threats to attack Helena High School last May, will be arraigned on federal charges at 10 a.m. Jan. 31 in U.S. District Court of Montana in Great Falls.
A man from Emigrant, Montana was sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping a minor in Helena.
Christopher Hogeweide, 39, of Townsend, was sentenced in Broadwater County on Jan. 6 to 20 years in the Montana State Prison after pleading guilty to one count of felony sexual assault of a minor.
Tom Grimsrud was sworn in as sheriff of Jefferson County on Dec. 23. Nick Rauser was sworn in as the sheriff of Broadwater County on Dec. 30.
A Lewis and Clark County District Court judge has dismissed Helena lawmaker Mary Caferro from a lawsuit involving Intermountain Children’s Home and a former employee.
Jerod Wade Hughes recently stated in court documents he was “duped” into believing the 2020 presidential election was stolen and was “responding to the clarion call of a charlatan."
A 57-year-old Helena man was flown to a Utah hospital after driving a pickup truck the wrong way on Interstate 15 and colliding with another vehicle Friday, authorities said.
A 29-year-old Helena man was arrested on suspicion of raping and sexually assaulting an 8-year-old child.
Dean Alan Smith, 66, a pastor, pleaded not guilty to an indictment charging him with one count of aggravated sexual abuse, one count of abusive sexual contact and three counts of abusive sexual contact by force and of a child.
Local law enforcement agencies gain officers in recent academy graduation.
Michael Jefferson Harrison Jr. of Helena was sentenced to 25 years in the Montana State Prison for having sex with a teenager younger than 16.
Katherine Anne Proctor of Helena previously worked as an assistant attorney general, a title given to a number of prosecutors and other attorneys for the state.
A 32-year-old Helena man was arrested on suspicion of raping and sexually assaulting a child younger than 16, along with other crimes.
Lewis and Clark County Detention Center is trying to balance humanity and safety following a recent increase in deaths by suicide among inmates.
Lucas James Richeson was found guilty of felony attempted kidnapping and misdemeanor assault after trying to kidnap a child from the Great Northern Carousel in 2020.
No suspects have been identified after a man was shot in the leg from a passing vehicle in East Helena Wednesday evening, authorities said.