Missouri Mother Sentenced to 17 Years in Toddler's DeathKertz told police she had taken Vicodin, morphine and Xanax pills and used methamphetamine in the hours before she nursed her son and had given him an herbal supplement to help him sleep.
21-Year Sentence for Man in a Hazelwood Apartment Homicide A St. Louis County man has been sentenced to more than two decades in prison for killing a man and setting fire to his apartment.
Killer of Wash U Student Sentenced 3 to 6 YearsPhillip Cise was charged with homicide by vehicle for killing Gabby Renveni with his car in 2012.
Man Gets 20 Years for Gun Thefts to Arm Ferguson ProtestersAn Illinois man has been ordered to spend two decades in federal prison for helping steal assault-style rifles and other guns from a store during an alleged plot to sell them to protesters in Ferguson, Missouri.
Black Panthers Sentenced For Ferguson Bomb PlotOlajuwon Davis and Brandon Baldwin bought guns for felons, tried to buy pipe bombs.
Man Gets 50 Years for Killing Father with HammerThe St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 34-year-old Laderic McDonald of Richmond Heights was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and armed criminal action. He will be eligible for parole in 28 1/2 years.
Man Shot After Driving at Police Gets 5 Years in PrisonA shoplifting suspect who was shot and wounded by a suburban St. Louis police officer earlier this year has been sentenced to five years in prison.
Life Plus 900 Months for Robber Who Paralyzed VictimJudge: "He had a dark heart and no conscience."
Former St. Louis Police Officer Sentenced to 2 Years Jail TimeDon McGhee plead guilty in April 2015.
Obama to Shorten Sentences of 45 Drug-TraffickersPresident Barack Obama is shortening the sentences of 45 people convicted of drug-trafficking and is releasing them this November.
Former Pine Lawn Mayor Pleads Guilty to Extortion ChargesSylvester Caldwell pled guilty to extortion charges related to a towing company and a Pine Lawn convenience store.
O'Fallon Parents Get Max for Caging Autistic SonA St. Charles County judge has sentenced 45-year-old Terry Smith and his 44-year-old wife, Victoria, to seven years in prison and fined them $500.