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The Sioux Falls Law Enforcement Center. (John Hult/South Dakota Searchlight)

Migrant officers flock to South Dakota police departments

BY: - November 18, 2023

Hours before the sun rose over Champaign, Illinois, on the morning of May 19, 2021, Champaign Police Officer Chris Oberheim and his partner were called to the scene of a domestic disturbance. Darion Lafayette was there to meet them and exchanged fire with both officers, killing Oberheim. Lafayette was also killed. Within a day, the […]