Man Charged in Kansas City-Area Highway ShootingsMohammed Whitaker has been charged with 18 felony counts and is being held on $1 million bail.
Prosecutor in Maryville Rape Case to Address MediaJackson County prosecuting attorney Jean Peters Baker has been tight-lipped about the case since announcing in late October that she had been appointed as special prosecutor.
New Prosecutor To Probe Missouri Teen Sex Assault CaseCircuit court clerk Elaine Wilson says Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker has taken on the case.
Mo. AG, Prosecutors Announce Anti-Smurfing Effort"Smurfing'' involves people buying cold and allergy medicines containing the pseudoephedrine and selling them to meth makers.
Son of Missouri Woman Fused to Chair Pleads to AbuseJames Owens, 53, of Independence, was sentenced to a year in jail Wednesday after pleading guilty in Jackson County Circuit Court.