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Arrest Made in Jodi Parrack Case

Tuesday April 22, 2014
A former reserve police officer, who authorities said was a person of interest from the first day an 11-year-old Michigan girl vanished in 2007, has been charged with perjury in connection with the case. Raymond Emmett McCann has been arrested for lying to police during the Jodi Parrack investigation.

Jodi's cause of death has never been revealed by law enforcement authorities. Read More...

Safety Tips for Selecting a Babysitter

Friday April 18, 2014
In this day and time it pays to be extra careful with the safety of your children. Here is a quick list of safety tips parents and grandparents should consider prior to hiring a babysitter. It pays to be careful. Read more...

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Beware of Fake USPS Email

Thursday April 17, 2014
Consumers are being warned of a new scam that involves the use of email that appears to be from the U.S. Postal Service that is actually an attempt at identity theft. Scammers are using the fake USPS email messages to try to steal the recipient's personal information.

Careful inspection of the email can reveal that it is bogus, officials said. Read More...

Flashback: The 'Speed Freak Killers'

Wednesday April 16, 2014
Childhood friends Wesley Shermantine and Loren Herzog remained close even after high school, but their methamphetamine use eventually exposed the dark side of their personalities. They were eventually convicted of a few murders, but investigators believe the "Speed Freak Killers" had many more victims between 1984 and 1999. Read more....

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