Sexual assaults and fraud are among the only categories with significant increases over the past decade.
Former Boise State golfer Troy Merritt has settled in Meridian while competing on the PGA Tour.
Defacing the cliff, however creatively, could net the artist jail time and a fine.
UPDATE: Meridian man draws support with public campaign to oppose closure of Skinny Dipper Hot Springs
A series of warmwater soaking pools known as Skinny Dipper Hot Springs, 4 miles east of Banks, have been closed because health concerns. They will remain closed for five years to allow the area to return to a natural condition.
Former Boise State safety Jeremy Ioane received a kidney from his sister Tuesday.
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