Jefferson County

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Shooting Suspect Shot and Killed by Police in Jefferson County

An accidental 911 call leads to a known criminal ambushing two sheriff’s deputies at a Jefferson County home.



Detective: Lax Laws Bringing Meth to St. Louis

70 communities across Missouri have pseudoepehdrine laws and Franklin County Sheriff’s Detective Sgt. Jason Grellner says meth production has dropped significantly in those areas.


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UPDATE: Son, Step-Daughter Run Over Cedar Hill Man After Fight

Jefferson County Police are searching for three people accused of running over a Cedar Hill man outside his home Thursday night.


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Jefferson County Imposing Courthouse Dress Code

If you’re thinking of wearing pajamas, house slippers, shorts or tank tops to a southern Illinois courthouse, guess again.


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Ex-Sheriff Gets 12 Years on Drug Charges in Mo.

Ex-Carter County Sheriff Tommy Adams pleaded guilty to drug possession and distribution charges on Monday in a plea deal with the Missouri Attorney General’s office.


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Two Injured in Festus Plane Crash

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department Captain Ron Arnhart says the father is in his 60s, the son in his 40s.


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Rev. Rice Responds To Petition To Shut Down Homeless Shelter

“For them to say all the problems in downtown St. Louis are a result of homeless people that stop in and that we help from time to time is absolutely ridiculous”



Mother is Found Guilty of Beating Son’s Alleged Heroin Dealer

Since the incident, Gavan’s son is still clean and is graduating from high school. Loyd has been in trouble with the law.


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Woman Dead In Jefferson County Flash Flooding

There are reports today that one person has died as a result of flash flooding near the Joachim Creek.



Evacuation Orders Given For Parts of Jefferson County

“We’re are asking anyone who lives near a creek, river, large body of water such as a lake or pond, to seek ground immediately”





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