small efforts to fight drug addiction matter

Five years ago, when I was working to repeal our emotional but misguided sex offender residency ordinance, Police Chief Beiderwieden told me that he wished people were more concerned about drugs than sex offenders. Drug addiction is a big problem that even small communities like us are facing, and I’m glad to see the problem getting some attention. I’m pleased

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registered sex offenders 100% compliance rate

At our city council meeting last week, Police Chief Beiderwieden gave us a report of the status of sex offenders living in De Pere. Before I discuss his report, some quick history. At our March 19, 2013 city council meeting, we voted to repeal our sex offender residency ordinance. Simply put, sex offenders can live anywhere in the city. You can

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