Category Archives: Law Enforcement

Children Must Be Supervised Full Time

 

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Operation “Guardian Angels” went after child predators on-line.

Catching Predators: An Exclusive Look
Inside A Statewide Underage Sex Sting

ROGERS COUNTY, OK  –  A two-month undercover sex sting to take down child sex predators ended with nearly a dozen men in jail in Rogers County, but this operation extends far beyond the county line.

Operation “Guardian Angels” went after adults trying to meet and have sex with what they thought were 14-year-old boys and 15-year-old girls.

For the last two months, News On 6’s Reagan Ledbetter rode along with investigators at all times of the day and night, as investigators arrested suspected predators from Joplin, Missouri to Oklahoma City.  Months ago, investigators created fake social media profiles of 14-year-old boys and 15-year-old girls.

They arrested 11 men accused of trying to meet and have sex with those children.

Deputies said what people do not realize is predators will do whatever, and go wherever, to meet children.  In one of the cases, deputies said the suspect drove from Joplin, Missouri, rented a hotel room, and messaged the girl and told her he wants to have sex with her.  But, it didn’t stop there.

Just days later, the operation went to Oklahoma City.

“We have an arrest warrant that we are getting ready to execute on a violent predator down here in Oklahoma City,” said Lt. Kyle Baker with the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office.  “He’s been soliciting a 15-year-old female for sex and other disgusting things he would like to do to her.”

Investigators teamed up with OKC police to take down a foster dad, Craig Hooper, who they said told the fake profile he wanted to get her a bus ticket to come to Oklahoma City so he could be her foster father and have sex with her.  Investigators said half of their arrests were men trying to meet boys.

They said two of the suspects showed up with loaded guns.

In another case, deputies said Johnny Rose planned to pick up who he thought was a 15-year-old girl for sex and to do drugs, but he tried to get away. They chased him and eventually arrested him on the highway.

“We already positively identified who he was; we were basically just waiting for him to show up,” said Sgt. Bo Williams with the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office.  “We’ve already got communications with him in regards to sexual stuff he was wanting to do with our undercover profile; so, he’s bought and paid for.”

In the past, sexual predators had to drive around looking for a child to kidnap.  Now, the predators are in your own living room, on your kid’s phone, and you have no idea – until it’s too late.

“They are predators and technology gives them a vehicle to do this.  Most of the time if you look at the stats, untouched,” said Rogers County Sheriff Scott Walton.

Law enforcement’s worst fear is they don’t get to a suspect before he actually assaults a real victim, but that’s a reality and that’s what led to the arrest of 18-year-old Wade Ennis.  He’s accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, which was captured on video.

Deputies said he admitted to that crime, as well as abusing other children who were even younger.

“That’s the one we want to get,” said Sgt. John Haning with the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office.  “He had already touched, or potentially touched, three underage victims.  As he was getting older, he was getting more brazen.”

Investigators said parents have to know what their kids are doing online, because the harsh reality is, for every one they arrest they have four more trying to meet a child for sex.

They said 80 percent of all child predators never get caught.

TX Attorney General’s Units Keeping Texas Safe

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AUSTIN, TX  –  The Texas Attorney General’s Fugitive Apprehension Unit made several noteworthy arrests last week.

  • In Travis County, while working with the United States Marshal’s Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, the Fugitive Apprehension Unit arrested Christopher Michael Garcia in Austin on February 23.  Garcia had an outstanding warrant for murder issued by the Austin Police Department.
  • In Ellis County, Brandon Douglas Wilder was arrested in Midlothian on February 23.  Wilder had an outstanding warrant for Indecency with a Child Sexual Contact issued by the Midlothian Police Department.
  • In Smith County, while working with the Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force, the Fugitive Apprehension Unit arrested Jordan Syncere Hankins in Tyler on February 23.  Hankins had an outstanding warrant for Aggravated Robbery issued by the Tyler Police Department.

The Texas Attorney General’s Human Trafficking Unit made one arrest in relation to sexual assault of a child.

  • In San Patricio County, Gabriel Gonzales, 56, of Mathis was arrested on a sexual assault of a child warrant.  This case was received as a tip from the Polaris National Hotline, as well as a request for assistance by the Mathis Police Department.  During the investigation, it was determined that in 2020, Gonzales sexually assaulted a child in Mathis.  Gonzales was taken into custody without incident and was transported to the San Patricio County Jail with a $40,000 bond.

TX Attorney General Stops AntiAmerican Administration from Puting Texans In Danger

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Court Halts Biden Administration’s Unlawful Freeze of Deportations, Upholding Federal Law.

AG Paxton: TX Lawsuit Results in Court
Halting Biden Administration’s Unlawful Freeze of Deportations, Upholding
Federal Law

AUSTIN, TX  –  Attorney General Ken Paxton today lauded the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas after it issued a nationwide preliminary injunction halting implementation of a portion of the Biden Administration’s unlawful memorandum to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).  The memorandum directed an almost complete freeze of deportations of illegal aliens, violating congressionally enacted immigration laws.  The Court also found that the memorandum lacked “a rational explanation” and that the Biden Administration should have given Texas notice and an opportunity to comment on the freeze because it would have a “significant impact” on Texas.  That impact would have been a significant financial cost to Texas and taxpayers.

“I fully support the Court’s decision to prevent implementation of the Biden Administration’s unlawful action and prioritize Texans’ safety and the rule of law.  A freeze on deportations at this scale would undermine federal law, irreparably harm our great state, and directly endanger our citizens.  Law and order must be upheld,” said Attorney General Paxton.

“I will continue to defend Texas against those who unlawfully ignore United States law in favor of their own policy preferences.”

Read a copy of the order here.

Child Malnourished And Kept In Crate

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Child was malnourished and kept in a wooden crate.

Preliminary hearing held for 4 people
charged with child abuse in
Stone County, Missouri

STONE COUNTY, MO  –  A preliminary hearing was held on Tuesday for four people charged for child abuse back in November.

Dessa A. Barton, 26, W. Dalton McLendon, 26, Kathreine Kost, 56, and Richard A Hilliker, 52, pleaded not guilty to their charges.  Each face charges of endangering the welfare of a child and child abuse.

In a hearing that lasted more than three hours, the Stone County Prosecuting Attorney presented various pieces of evidence and called multiple witnesses to the stand.  Among witnesses were Stone County detectives as well as the ex-boyfriend of Dessa Barton, who is the mother of the child.

Detectives said the then 4-year-old boy suffered from extreme malnutrition.  They also said the young boy spent extended periods of time in a wooden crate constructed of pallets.

On Tuesday Stone County Prosecutor Matt Selby showed a number of photos taken during a search of the home.

Photos showed the crate itself, a make-shift door for the crate as well as blankets and children’s clothing.  During testimonies, detectives said Dalton McLendon previously denied using the crate for the child, instead they say McLendon said it was used for a dog.

Detectives who gave testimony also said McLendon admitted to spanking the boy and sometimes using a belt on him.  Among the photos shared by Selby was a photo of a belt, which detectives described as “the belt.”

“[McLendon said the child] had this problem where he would pee himself,” Stone County detective Matthew Maggard said.

Maggard also said McLendon told him he had issues trying to get the boy to play with him.

“Dalton said he tried to play with [the child] but he never wanted to play with him because he seemed like a standoff child,” Maggard said in his testimony.

Selby also presented phone records between a few of the four.  All four were present during the hearing, but a few of the defense attorneys said some of the evidence did not pertain to each individuals case.

Detectives had also testified that medical personnel told them the child’s injuries were consistent with physical abuse.  One detective said the boy was quite skinny when they saw him.

One investigator who gave testimony said Barton told detectives in an interview that she did not know how her son had hurt himself.  They said Barton said she believed her son was causing self harm.  Detectives said she told them she thought her son need more psychiatric help than medical attention.

Investigators initially received a 911 call on November 6 about the child being unresponsive in a Billings home.  Emergency crews transported the him to a Springfield hospital, then airlifted him to a Kansas City hospital.

No One Is Above The Law

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In a community, you treat people like you want to be treated, and that also means with mutual respect.

State Legislatures Have A Duty Of Truth,
And That Truth Is The Election
Was Compromised

This is NOT something a Good Parent would go along with, much less do, and for everyones information, there is no way ANYONE should have gone along with how the Democrat Law Makers did their job these last 4 years, and I could have kept quiet if not for one thing:  Our Country needed NET NEUTRALITY, and OUR CHILDREN NEEDED NET NEUTRALITY, and that didn’t matter to Democrats enough to just work together a little, just for Our Children.

September 2020 study revealed 353 U.S. counties with 1.8 million more registered voters than eligible voting-age citizens.

There are eight states showing statewide registration rates exceeding 100%:  Alaska, Colorado, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

We have eyewitnesses with claims of voter fraud all across the country, with signed affidavits.

Michigan recount witness told a panel of Michigan state lawmakers Tuesday, she witnessed a litany of voting irregularities, including the double-counting of thousands of votes and smuggled-in fake ballots.

MI Poll challenger said Poll Supervisor illegally gave contested votes to Democrat canidates.

USPS Contract Truck Driver Who Transferred 288,000 FRAUDULENT BALLOTS from NY to PA.

All the while, the FBI and the Department Of Justice are still Missing In Action.  Which amounts to a coverup of election fraud.

Records show Obama DHS scanned Georgia Election Site in 2016.

It is an outrage that our own Federal Law Enforcement agencies have circumvented our laws to help the democrats in their attempts to impeach Our President.

I firmly believe each and every member of Our Circle, and every single Follower who lives in our country should Contact Your State Representitives, and your Federal Representatives NOW.

Everyone knows I am from Texas, and as I stand here, I ask every Texas Law Maker, both State Law Makers and Federal Law Makers, Our Governor, Our Attorney General, all of Our Law Enforcement Officers to PLEASE SPEAK UP, this is not something I am proud of, and where we are from this is NOT how to teach the VALUES necessary to become a Good Citizen to Our Children.

One more thing, in the summer of 2016, during the BLM demonstration, we had already lost 5 Law Enforcement Officers (I believe 1 Officer was working for Transit), and the demonstration had reached downtown, when the dude began shooting.   When that first shot went to echoing thru downtown, every single one of Our Family all but jumped out of our chairs, as we scanned the television.  In a millisecond of time, the marchers became the targets, and almost all the front marchers were men, but in that horrific instant, the Ladies began taking hits, and it was what I believe to be the worst thing imaginable.  To this day, it is almost impossible to believe, or even think about happening in Our Great Country, but Dallas Law Enforcement apparently told the marchers to get behind them, and Our Dear Officers turned and faced that gunman.. Every single person in our living room was crying now, because I can still see it in my mind, those women weren’t standing behind the Officers and neither were the men, they were flat on the ground…

So, if anyone has any problem with what I have said, you think about one thing before saying the wrong thing, people in other countries have to worry about things like this, or the other canidate is killed, this is Our America the Beautiful, the Land of the Free, Home of the Brave.