Davis County Sheriff Dave Davis expressed concerns last week with the growing number of sex abuse cases that his office is investigating. Between January of 2000 and the present, 41 individuals have been charged and arrested for sexually abusing minors in Davis County. A total of 168 felony charges have been filed on those individuals.
The story in Wednesday’s Bloomfield Democrat provides an in-depth look at the problem Davis and other local law enforcement officers are dealing with.
Other top stories:
*A fence dispute has Camp Wapello’s main gate closed off and has limited access to the camp.
*The Bloomfield City Council approved a $1.7 million street-paving project for Franklin Street.
*Check out a salute to several remarkable working women who are featured in this week’s newspaper. They are included in our annual special feature.
*In sports, find out which track athletes qualified for the Drake Relays.