Crime

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo: Getty Images/Scott Barbour)

Missouri, Kansas Lawmakers Promote Gun Control Bills

St. Louis area Rep. Stacey Newman traveled to Kansas City for news conference

01/30/2015

Photo/Illinois State Police

Police Impersonator Arrested

Police found badges, uniforms, vests and emergency lights in his home

01/30/2015

File photo of lights on top of a cop car. (credit: Getty Images)

Kentucky Men Arrested for Kidnapping Man Who Broke Free in St. Louis

Reports from Kentucky say the suspects in the crime went on an apparent crime spree in that state, stealing other cars and allegedly holding a 13-year-old at gunpoint.

01/30/2015

Missouri Highway Patrolman directs traffic as he holds back protesters police from an entrance to Highway 70 during an attempted sitdown on the Highway in Ferguson, Missouri on Septmber 10, 2014. About 100 protesters threatened to walk onto and shutdown Highway 70 as a form of civil disobedience related to the Michael Brown shooting and riots in Ferguson, Missouri last month.  Over 200 police stopped the protesters from reaching the highway. About 25 people were arrested.   UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Man Accused of Throwing Brick at Police During Protest

A St. Louis man is facing felony assault charges for allegedly throwing the brick that struck a police officer during a Ferguson protest.

01/30/2015

Photo: iStock

Edwardsville Dispatcher Accused in Theft Investigation

An Edwardsville police dispatcher is accused of trying to cover up for an officer charged with burglarizing homes and businesses while on duty.

01/30/2015

Robert Caldwell (Photo/St. Louis Police)

Juvenile Detained in Missouri Kidnapping Case

FBI says action follows Tuesday’s arrest of Robert Caldwell (pictured) for January 22 incident

01/29/2015

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Two Charged After Police Chase in Florissant

olice say Charles Armstrong and Lamontae Oliver were flourishing a handgun

01/29/2015

Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Federal Trial Postponed in Illinois Needles-in-Meat Case

A southwestern Illinois man’s federal trial on charges he inserted sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats is postponed indefinitely until his mental competency can be tested.

01/29/2015

Members of the Missouri History Museum's collections staff pull items from a burned-out fashion boutique in Dellwood. (Brett Blume/KMOX)

Digging for History at Site of Burned-Out Boutique

Missouri History Museum collects artifacts from Dellwood business destroyed in Ferguson unrest.

01/29/2015

KMOX file photo.

Dotson’s Plan for Highway Patrol Brings Mixed Reactions from City Hall

Downtown STL Inc.’s Missy Kelley says she supports the plan to bring in the Highway Patrol to help reduce crime downtown, but it’s getting mixed reaction from the Board of Aldermen.

01/29/2015

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