Alderwoman Jennifer Florida says there’s been a bump in burglary and a spike in car theft in Tower Grove South since hot-spot policing came to an end.
Brazen criminals in the Springfield, Mo. area are now behind bars after over half a dozen burglaries that began last August.
Police say two more Caseyville teens are accused of breaking into homes and cars.
Charges have been filed and bond set for three suspects, Belleville police say.
Anna Messmer suspected of burglarizing homes in Fenton & High Ridge.
Rash of burglaries in rural Madison County target electronics, guns.
Emails about break-ins helped COPS graduate spot suspect
The signs flash “Sheriff’s Crime Alert. Burglaries/Thefts on rise. Report suspicious activity.”
Wanted for several burglaries and car thefts
More than a dozen vehicle were broken into over the weekend.