A Pekin man has been sentenced to four years in prison after he dropped drug-laced candy on the floor that a 2-year-old boy then ate.
Jevon Mallory, 20, pleaded guilty to felony assault in the April 2013 attack. Sentencing is Dec. 12.
While football fans celebrated a Rams victory Sunday, demonstrators protested the police shooting of Michael Brown. Outside the Edward Jones Dome at Broadway and Cole, the two sides tangled briefly until police restored order.
St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay wants to forgive 220,000 people in the city who failed to show up in court for non-violent misdemeanor cases, giviing them another chance.
A Chicago man charged with mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus will get a chance to make his case for being eligible for bond.
Lawsuit claims a man was unlawfully arrested after insulting a Cape Girardeau police officer.
Police say they took a 15-year-old male and a 17-year-old male into custody Tuesday.
Shannon Renee McNeal was arrested on a warrant intended for Shannon Raquel McNeal, who was 19 years younger and had died months earlier.
A tape recorded by the man’s grandson shows one officer hitting 47-year-old Mario Crump with his baton multiple times after Crump, who was seated, kicked the officer’s partner to the ground.
A South Florida judge is holding a hearing on a motion by media outlets seeking the release of police videos made after Justin Bieber’s recent arrest.