Crime

MetroLink beating

MetroLink Beating Prompts Increase in Police Patrol

In the wake of a recorded beating of a man on a MetroLink train, efforts are underway to increase security on the light rail system.

04/06/2015

Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Going After Gun Criminals in the Metro-East

The goal, says U.S. Attorney for Southern Illinois Steve Wigginton, is to send a message to the street.

04/06/2015

Anthony Altick (Courtesy of SLMPD)

Warrants Issued in St. Louis Hills Triple Shooting

Anthony Altick, 27, facing numerous charges, including first-degree murder.

04/05/2015

photo: O' Fallon MO Police

Third Suspect Arrested in O’ Fallon MO Shooting

Antonio Malik Whitaker of Ferguson was arrested Saturday.

04/05/2015

Crime-Shooting

No Stop to Gun Violence on Easter Weekend

St. Louis police are investigating three more shootings, including the murder of 32-year-old Michael Atkins.

04/05/2015

photo: bandittrackerstlouis.com

Man Robs Bank Dressed as Woman

Robbed the U-S Bank in the 2800 block of Netherton Drive.

04/04/2015

Getty/Caspar Benson

Daylight Murder in St. Louis

Police say suspect in Friday’s homicide on Walton left scene in silver car with black bumper

04/04/2015

Police tape was up around the scene of a triple shooting at Jamieson and Walsh on April 4, 2015 (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

Update–Triple Shooting in Southwest St. Louis

One victim in critical condition after apartment occupant allegedly opens fire.

04/04/2015

metro attack

F.B.I. Investigates Possible Hate Crimes

Incidents involving former Cardinal and Metro Rider

04/03/2015

(Getty Images/George Frey / Stringer)

Driver Tells Officer: ‘I’m Not Gonna Lie. I Sell Marijuana.’

The police officer making a traffic stop in suburban St. Louis was confronted with some unexpected honesty when the driver told him bluntly: “I’m not gonna lie. I sell marijuana.”

04/03/2015