Five-Year-Old Boy StabbedAndrew Plaster, 20, faces first-degree assault & more charges in St. Louis County
Missouri Boy Shoots Self in Groin with Grandfather's HandgunThe boy's mother and grandfather thought the boy had gone to sleep in his room when they heard a gunshot Tuesday afternoon in Imperial.
Man Arrested for Dunking Child in Hot WaterSt. Louis County police have charged a 20-year-old with abuse of a child for dunking a 4-year-old's bottom in hot water, causing 2nd-degree burns.
Man Attacks Family with Hammer and Knife; Killed by PoliceJacob Hohman, 30, went after his sister and her 12-year-old son with a knife and a claw hammer, causing them both multiple injuries.
Officials: Student Finds Gun On Ferguson School PlaygroundThe student found the weapon Wednesday morning in some mulch at Griffith Elementary School, but did not touch it.
Child Homicides Taking Toll in Kansas City Metropolitan AreaStatistically, this year's numbers aren't much worse than most in the past decade, police say. But it's the way many of the children have died that has sparked revulsion.
More Legislators Back a Renewed Death Penalty in IllinoisSome state legislators believe a heftier penalty should be set for killers of children or law enforcement.
Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against Sperm Bank Over Biracial ChildCramblett became pregnant in December 2011 through artificial insemination using sperm donated by a black man instead of the white donor whom she and her partner selected.
UPDATE: Investigators Believe Child Accidentally Shot HimselfThe St. Louis County Police Department is reporting that a child was shot in the 7700 block of Utica in North St. Louis County.
Local FBI Supervisor Rarely Surprised in Child Porn ChargesSt. Louis has the largest Crimes Against Children task force in the country with 21 agents.
4 Teenagers, 6-Year-Old Caught in a Stolen CarPolice are investigating whether they were involved in five other robberies in the Soulard area.
Eastern Missouri Man Accused in Second Fatal Wreck in a YearDerrell Edward Dean Hall, 25, of Winfield was charged Monday in St. Charles County with involuntary manslaughter and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident.