WHITEHALL — Trempealeau County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man who was passed out in his car in a parking lot after using methamphetamine for days. Jonathan D. Standerfer, 42, of Rochester, Minn., was charged with drug paraphernalia possession, resisting an officer and throwing or discharging bodily fluids at public safety workers. Deputies found Standerfer at 9:43 a.m. Thursday slumped over his steering wheel outside a gas station on Main Street in Arcadia, according to a
BARRON — The Barron County sheriff’s office is looking for a man who did not return to jail Wednesday night after spending the day on work release. Deputies are asking for help locating Michael Strong, 30, of Barronett, who was in jail on methamphetamine charges. A warrant has been issued for Strong’s arrest. Those with information on his whereabouts can call the sheriff’s office at 715-537-3106.
When I was elected attorney general, I made a commitment as chief law enforcement officer of Wisconsin to do all I can to maintain the safety and well-being of all our citizens. One of the biggest threats to the safety and well-being of our communities is substance abuse. While we have made great progress in the fight against opioid abuse, we must also now turn efforts to fight a second front: methamphetamine. A first step to stopping meth is to make it a lot harder for criminals to make meth
A Fall Creek man will spend three years on probation for exposing his two young children to significant methamphetamine useat his former Eau Claire residence. Kodie E. Leikness, 26, pleaded no contest Wednesday in Eau Claire County Court to a felony count of neglecting a child and a misdemeanor count of neglecting a child. A misdemeanor count of bail jumping was dismissed. As conditions of probation, reserve Judge Howard Cameron ordered Leikness to undergo a drug and alcohol assessment and