Crime

Playground equipment after a fire inside Brinkop Park in Shrewsbury. (Courtesy of KMOV)

Man Who Set Fire in Shrewsbury Park was Seminary Student

Police say William Holmes was remorseful.

03/16/2015

Otto (Courtesy of the St. Louis County Police Department)

St. Louis County Police K-9 Otto Awarded Ballistic Vest

The St. Louis County Police Department’s K-9 Unit has been awarded a ballistic and stab-proof vest for one of the department’s K-9s, Otto.

03/16/2015

File photo of St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar. Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

St. Louis Co. Chief Belmar Praises Public for Help in Officer Shooting Case

“We had leads pouring in not only from the area here, but as far away as the East Coast departments trying to assist us,” chief Jon Belmar says.

03/16/2015

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Ill. Drivers Still Risking Tickets to Talk on Cellphones

“There’s really a big misconception where drivers feel as long as the phone’s not up to their ear, they’re abiding by the law” – ISP Trooper Calvin Dye, Jr.

03/16/2015

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Murder on Elmbank in St. Louis

Police have no suspects in 30-year-old Jeremiah Ewing’s killing.

03/15/2015

Robert McCulloch, the Prosecuting Attorney for St. Louis County, announces the arrest of Jeffery Williams for last week's shooting of two police officers working at a protest outside the Ferguson, Missouri police station on March 15, 2015 in Clayton, Missouri. Williams, a 20-year-old black male, is reported to have been active in protest in Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer last August. McCulloch stated that the officers may not have been the intended targets. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Say They Don’t Know Jeffrey Williams

Prosecutor Bob McCulloch identified Williams as the suspect in Thursday’s shooting of police near protest scene

03/15/2015

File photo of a police car. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Suspect Named in Pizza Driver Shooting

Jefferson County sheriff’s office says Todd Pigg is charged with first-degree assault

03/15/2015

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder (Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Response to Arrests in Ferguson Police Shootings

Attorney General Eric Holder & County Executive Steve Stenger were among the first to react to Sunday’s news

03/15/2015

Jeffrey Williams (St. Louis County Police photo)

Arrest Made In Shooting Of 2 Police Officers In Ferguson

St. Louis Police have confirmed that an arrest has been made in the shooting of two police officers in Ferguson last week.

03/15/2015

Cecil Clayton

Mo. Supreme Court Declines To Stop Execution

Cecil Clayton will be put to death on Tuesday for 1996 shooting of Barry County sheriff’s deputy

03/14/2015