Crime

Michael Anthony Rasmussen (Illinois State Police)

Troy Man Charged with Sexual Assault of a Child

Michael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.

06/23/2015

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Police Arrest Suspect for Double Homicide in Pacific

The Major Case Squad has made an arrest in the double murder in Pacific that happened around the 500 block of Monroe Street Monday night.

06/23/2015

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC - JUNE 19:  In this image from the video uplink from the detention center to the courtroom, Dylann Roof appears at Centralized Bond Hearing Court June 19, 2015 in North Charleston, South Carolina. Roof is charged with nine counts of murder and firearms charges in the shooting deaths at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17. (Photo by Grace Beahm-Pool/Getty Images)

Dylann Roof Inspired by Conservative Council Founded in St. Charles

The Council of Conservative Citizens was founded in 1989 in St. Louis, and the church shooter mentions the group in his online essay before the shooting.

06/23/2015

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Fitch: Still No Solution to Gun Laws

Former St. Louis Police Chief Tim Fitch says Charleston, S.C.’s gun laws are similar to ours in St. Louis.

06/23/2015

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Band Van Swiping Continues in St. Louis

A band in town from Georgia is the newest victim of musical equipment theft in St. Louis.

06/22/2015

(Courtesy of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department)

PHOTOS: SLMPD Search For Car Theft Suspect

Police are asking anyone that recognizes the suspect to contact CrimeStoppers.

06/19/2015

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Wildwood Murder-Suicide Is Under Investigation

A murder-suicide is being investigated in Wildwood, Mo.

06/19/2015

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Across U.S., Over 220 Prison Escapees On The Loose

Somewhere out there are an admitted killer who crawled through a Texas prison’s ventilation ducts. A murderer who apparently escaped from an Indiana institution in a garbage truck.

06/19/2015

Police investigate death of Alton woman

Alton Woman Charged in Suffocation Death of 4-Month-Old Son

Authorities say she had been drinking before falling asleep and rolled over in bed onto her son.

06/19/2015

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St. Louis Man Nabbed in Child Sex Sting in Denver

The man was accused of arranging to come to Colorado to have sex with a mother and her children.

06/19/2015