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Metro East Police Assistance Team Launched to Eliminate Gang Crime

So-called “hybrid” versions of well-established gangs from big cities like Los Angeles and Chicago have set up shop in the Metro East.


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New State Police Crime Lab Up and Running in Belleville

Crime scene investigators and forensic scientists in Southern Illinois are now working in a new State Police crime lab.


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Police in Granite City Shoot Knife-Wielding Man

The shooting is being investigated by the Illinois State Police.


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1 Dead in Metro East Tractor-Trailer Crash

Illinois State Police are looking for one of the two tractor-trailers that hit a car on I-70 near Troy early this morning, killing the car’s driver.



Motorist Bound with Duct Tape on I-55

Illinois state police are investigating the allegations


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Ill. Issues New Rules for Concealed-Carry Denials

Illinois State Police will require a state review board to explain to applicants why they were denied.


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1 Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting

Two police officers opened fire on a suspect, killing him early this morning in Granite City.


Terence Doddy (Illinois State Police photo)

Suspect in Rest Stop Killing Appears in Court

Terence Doddy is a suspect in two killings.


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Several Attempted Child Abductions Reported in Illinois

They happened in Gillespie and Benld, over the 4th of July weekend.


Terence Doddy (Illinois State Police photo)

Illinois Manhunt Ends In Wisconsin

Terrence Doddy is accused of rest stop killing and one more homicide.