Sex crimes

Prosecutor lectures students on dangers of sexting

2017-12-28T21:12:21+00:00October 11th, 2017|Sex crimes, WISH TV|

 GREENFIELD, Ind. (WISH) — Hancock County schools are teaching kids about the potential legal consequences of sexting. And the county prosecutor is delivering the message. Prosecutor Brent Eaton is giving presentations on the topic at local schools. He said he wanted to educate students on the topic after an investigation that started last spring.

Tracking Predators

2017-11-07T19:38:28+00:00July 12th, 2016|Child abuse, Child abuse prevention, Daily Reporter, Sex crimes, Victims of Crime|

By Caitlin VanOverberghe, Greenfield Daily Reporter The story made national headlines. A 7-year-old boy told his mother that a man sexually abused him in a Greenfield Walmart restroom. The suspect? A convicted child molester. Word of an arrest in the case this month lit up social media and prompted phone calls from national news networks

Man arrested on rape charges

2017-11-07T19:35:38+00:00March 14th, 2015|Daily Reporter, Sex crimes|

By Caitlin VanOverberghe, Greenfield Daily Reporter GREENFIELD — A local Marine Corps recruiter and former Greenfield Police Department reserve officer pleaded not guilty Friday to charges he sexually assaulted an 18-year-old Indianapolis girl at his home in Greenfield. Johnathan L. Bean, 26, was arrested Thursday on charges of rape, sexual battery and providing alcohol to