The first e-mail was terrifying – a bus carrying Superior’s basketball team had overturned on icy roads.
So I called the Mineral County Sheriff’s office, who didn’t know anything about a bus accident.
Then we heard it had happened in Hamilton, where the girls’ basketball team was playing in the District [...]
“He will never work as a police officer again. He’ll never have the public trust again. He’s gone from putting people in jail to sitting in jail himself. He’s lost his career forever.”
Ravalli County Sheriff Chris Hoffman on disgraced Ravalli County sheriff’s Sgt. Jeffrey Fowler (in Perry Backus photo at right), sentenced [...]