Police: Officer Shortage in County Due to Lack of Quality ApplicantsHe says they are suffering from what they call the "Ferguson effect" and a lack of trust, and many officers have chosen to go to the private sector.
Belleville Man Charged With Animal CrueltySparky the dog was found with muzzle taped shut.
Charges Filed in Fatal Shooting of St. Charles County TeenAuthorities announced charges Monday against 24-year-old Jamar Mack. He is jailed on $500,000 cash-only bond and does not yet have an attorney.
St. Louis County Releases Disaster Plan for West Lake LandfillIf radiation were detected, some nearby residents would be urged to evacuate, and others would be urged to take shelter in their homes.
MidAmerica Airport Director Fights Back Against CriticsMidAmerica is hoping to generate new excitement and boost business when Allegiant Air begins twice-weekly service to Las Vegas on Nov. 5.
Illinois County Sues the State For Not Funding Emergency 911 SystemA St. Clair County Board Chairman says the state owes his county six million dollars and this may not be the only lawsuit.
3 STL County Residents Suspected of Supporting TerroristsTwo of the local suspects allegedly coordinated shipments of money and military supplies through an overseas intermediary.
Metro East Levees Near 100-Year Flood CertificationThe levees in Madison, Monroe and St. Clair Counties protect more than 50,000 jobs and 80,000 residents in the area.
New Sketch Released of Mystery Little Girl Murdered in 1960sOn February 1, 1968, the body of a little girl was found in the river near the Clark Bridge.
Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in St. Louis CountyIn time, all untreated ash trees in an area harboring EAB can be expected to succumb to the insect.
Spike in St. Louis Federal Gun Cases From Violence, Felons' RightsA U.S. Attorney says he receives 20 new gun cases every month, many of which usually wouldn't have gone past state courts.
Cash America Pawn Robber Still At LargeSt. Louis County Police have released photos of the suspect.