The man accused of crashing a stolen car in downtown St. Louis and running away from police while carrying a sawed-off shotgun was on probation for an earlier gun crime.
The Tuesday night hit-and-run took the life of 16-year-old Daniel Embrey, who was walking with two friends on Edwardsville Road in Granite City.
Patricia Hoehn allegedly wrote prescriptions for hydrocodone for three different people representing that they were prescribed by a licensed medical doctor.
The mayor and police superintendent in Chicago are sounding like crusaders for decriminalization of narcotics.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon wants legislators to draft a more “manageable” version of a 700-page bill overhauling the state’s criminal laws.
An Illinois lawmaker proposes a bill that would expel students with felony records.
3 people are arrested and one man shot after a bigfoot hunt gone bad in Oklahoma.
A federal judge has scheduled a hearing Monday for a paraplegic inmate who says he should be released from detention because he’s not receiving proper medical care at the Madison County jail.
The woman who admitted to leaving her newborn child under a tree has been sentenced to one count of child endangerment.
Charles Guice has been charged for the hit-and-run that killed a toddler, after turning himself in on Monday.