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Mexican national sentenced to 30 years for methamphetamine trafficking, illegally reentering the U.S.

A Mexican national was sentenced in federal court for attempting to sell about 15 pounds of methamphetamine to an undercover law enforcement officer after illegally reentering the United States. Javier Corona-Verduzco, 36, of Montclair, Calif., was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Stephen R. Bough to 30 years in federal prison without parole. The court also […]

Crime and Courts

Former corrections officer pleads guilty to contraband smuggling at Jackson County Detention Center

A former corrections officer at the Jackson County Detention Center pleaded guilty in federal court to smuggling contraband cell phones and other items to inmates at the Jackson County Detention Center. Andre Lamonte Dickerson, 26, of Kansas City, Mo., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Stephen R. Bough to two counts of using a telephone […]