The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

Backpage Says It’s Doing Enough, McKenna Still Pushing The Issue: The other day I posted about the letter that Backpage’s attorney, Sam Fifer, sent to the Attorneys General. The contents of the letter were not immediately made public. Now out of Washington state we’re beginning to hear about some of the contents of the letter. …

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It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these. It’s all Facebook these days. No one wants to go to an actual website anymore, but I digress. I received an e-mail in regards to one Ian Andrew Kugler of Norristown, Pennsylvania. He pleaded guilty to molesting a 12-year-old girl that he met on the …

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Cathedral City man arrested in missing teen, sex assault case: Two-Face up there is 44-year-old Jeffrey Thomas Sackman of Cathedral City, California. He’s accused of holding a 15-year-old captive in his home, keeping her drugged and repeatedly raping her. Police say that two years ago Sackman posed as a 17-year-old named Giovanni Antonio Corsentino when …

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Craigslist Rapist Found Guilty: When it comes to violent criminals there is one list that’s longer than that of the ‘craigslist killers’. That would be craigslist rapists. In 2009 Reinaldo Prado of Framingham, Mass. was arrested for raping and robbing prostitutes that advertised their services on craigslist. His crimes took place three months before anyone …

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Registered sex offender indicted for solicitation: 31-year old William Craig Bluedog of Sioux Falls, South Dakota is a convicted sex offender. His previous crime was the aggravated sexual abuse of a 12-year-old boy. That didn’t keep him from allegedly soliciting a 15-year-old boy through craigslist. Police say that Bluedog placed an ad on craigslist looking …

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Attorneys general put Backpage front and center: This time last week I had said that Backpage had yet to respond to the States’ Attorneys General deadline of September 14th to address their human trafficking and child exploitation issues. They finally responded this past Friday which was the 23rd. Only 9 days late. Kind of shows …

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Daylong hearing reveals details on Lakeshore High shooting plans: It seems that the so-called Zero Day plot against Lakeshore High in Louisiana wasn’t that close to coming to fruition. The only weapons police seized were BB guns. The trio was allegedly going to steal a cache of weapons they say existed but it’s unknown how …

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Judge lowers bond for Lakeshore High shooting plot suspects: First the bad news. The bond for the teens who are accused of plotting an attack against Lakeshore High School in Louisiana has been lowered from $500K each to $100K each. That’s still a pretty big chunk of change so I don’t expect the alleged ‘Zero …

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Men Found Guilty of Monroe County Murder: Jury convicts pair of 1st degree murder in deadly stabbing: Two found guilty of murder in Monroe County: 21-year-old Michael Goucher of Stroudsburg, PA served in the military, volunteered in his community, and strived to become a police officer. In 2009 his life was cut short by a …

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