Authorities say a 25-year-old mother of two was found last Saturday after she’d been repeatedly stabbed in her apartment.
Darough was found to have a felony amount of marijuana in his Alorton village vehicle during a traffic stop last month.
The detailed reforms cover everything from officer integrity and ethics, to arrest procedures and techniques.
Randall J. McCallum, 23, was charged in the 2009 shooting deaths of 21-year-olds Kevin A. McVay and Charles D. Black of East St. Louis. His father, the former mayor of Alorton, was convicted of corruption last year.
The Postal Service confirmed Tuesday morning that the Alorton and Cahokia buildings are on emergency suspension. The owners of the buildings are being contacted to clean up the mold.
Alorton Deputy Police Chief Gerald Crenshaw says the man had no medication or ID.
The puppies, one white and one brown, were reportedly driven over and killed after someone tossed them out the window of an SUV onto I-255 at Route 15.
It has been nearly a year since Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed a law creating the Metro East Police Commission, meant to oversee crime-fighting activities in four troubled communities.
St. Clair County State’s Attorney, Brendan Kelly, says 27 absentee ballots from municipal elections in Alorton and Cahokia were challenged and rejected.
St. Clair County Clerk Bob Delaney says his office is holding on to nearly 400 absentee ballots that he believes are fraudulent.