Shawn Kavanagh (Warren County Sheriff's Department)

Bellflower Man Arrested For Warren County Mass Stabbing

Two victims are dead, two are in critical condition, including an 8-year-old boy.


William Harriel, Jr.

Development in Cahokia Murder Case

Major Case Squad says a person of interest is detained in the killing of William Harriel (pictured).


Jerome Ewing (St. Louis County PD photo)

Uplands Park Murder Arrest

Jerome Ewing is charged in the death of Charles Williams.



East St. Louis Has 1st Homicide of 2014

Police say 19-year-old male found shot to death in a field.


FEbruary 1, 2014 fire in the 5300 block of Queens (St. Louis Fire Department)

UPDATE: Homeless Man Dies in St. Louis Fire

Police now say victim was shot multiple times and left to die in burning house.


File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mo. Woman Asks Judge To Undo Plea In Child Slaying

A Missouri woman who as a teenager wrote that killing a young neighbor was an “ahmazing” thrill asked a judge on Thursday to overturn her guilty plea, saying she made it under the fear of spending a lifetime in prison.


Willow Long's body was discovered near her Illinois hometown in September days after hundreds of volunteers scoured the area searching for the missing 7 year old.

Willow Long’s Mom Pleads Guilty to Obstruction

The mother of a 7-year-old Illinois girl who authorities say was stabbed to death by her uncle was sentenced to 120 days in jail.


(photo credit: stock exchange)

Community Activist Sheds Light on Black Homicide Victimization in Missouri

A recent study by the Violence Policy Center has spelled out what one local man already knew. Crime against young black men are at unacceptable levels and needs to be addressed and stopped.


Hershell Kirkman (photo provided by St. Louis police)

Mom’s Boyfriend Charged In Child’s Beating Death

St. Louis police say Hershell Kirkman admitted punching three-year-old Dashon Haskin.


Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Update: Man Shot to Death in Cahokia

The Major Case Squad is investigating the death of a man found shot outside a Cahokia mobile home Monday night.