US marshals arrest 9 convicted sex offenders in ‘Operation Dunder Mifflin’
The U.S. Marshals Service led a multiagency operation in Scranton, Pennsylvania, to arrest convicted sex offenders who had violated registry laws. - Viorel Margineanu/Dreamstime/TNS

Nine convicted sex offenders have been taken into custody under Operation Dunder Mifflin, a multiagency effort led by the U.S. Marshals Service in the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania. The operation — named for the paper company featured in the sitcom “The Office,” which takes place in Scranton — was carried out in coordination with the local police department Aug. 2 to Sept. 17. Cops were able to confirm addresses for 219 convicted and registered sex offenders living in the area, according to a news release from the U.S. Marshals Service. Of those, 13 were found in violation of sex-offender-reg...