The Trench Reynolds Report

All Crime Is Personal

I come from an age when if you were on the internet you never used your real name, hence the reason I’ve been using a pseudonym for 20 years. But today, people not only use their real names but some post almost every aspect of their lives onto social media. One of the many drawbacks …

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21-year-old Jared W. Baratka of Plymouth, Minnesota, had been previously convicted of stalking a teenage girl. He was sentenced to 90 days jail and 36 months probation, but the jail time was suspended, because letting stalkers run around free is such a good idea. After being picked up for one of his many alleged probation …

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I swear I’m not cherry picking Snapchat stories that involve teachers. It’s just that the majority of Snapchat stories that reach my inbox deal with an inordinate amount of teachers. The teacher in question this time is 25-year-old Cody Woodrow Hansen who was a middle school teacher in Eagan, Minnesota. He’s been charged with allegedly …

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27-year-old Bryan Harris, of Blue Ash, Ohio, isn’t your typical Facebook creeper. While it is alleged that he solicited underage girls for sex and explicit photos he took it up a few scary levels. Rather than tell you myself I think the three local media outlets did a fine job of describing just how scary …

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Kentucky man offered $10,000 reward for help finding woman who fled from him: There are few things more frightening for a woman then when she’s trying to escape an abuser. Even though you did nothing wrong you’re on the run like a criminal. Always looking over your shoulder afraid of your abuser finding you. It’s …

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Indiana man charged with stalking Pa. woman using Facebook page in name of woman he raped: 23-year-old Travis Allen Davis of New Castle, Indiana is one sick son of a bitch. He pleaded guilty to raping an ex-girlfriend of his in Ohio. He broke into her house armed and handcuffed her and raped her. Apparently …

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Michigan man sentenced in MySpace case: I originally posted about George Costales here. He was arrested back in November for stalking a California woman after meeting her through MySpace. For more than 10 months Costales sent a Thousand Oaks woman unwanted e-mails and messages, many of them including sexually explicit language, according to Russell. Russell …

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Girl In Taped Beating Case Arrested Again: Mercades Nichols, she of the Victoria Lindsay beating, has been arrested once again for charges not related to the beating. Sometime between Oct. 31 and March 28, Nichols stalked and threatened the victim online and in person, even when Nichols was aware that an injunction had been placed …

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