“We arrest criminals and they say ‘I’m not worried about it. I got paper. I got probation the first time, and I’ll get paper the second time,'” complained a frustrated Police Chief Sam Dotson.
A jury deliberated for about four hours Thursday before finding 26-year-old Jordan Lafayette Prince guilty of first-degree murder, child abuse and forcible sodomy.
A study finds most suspects arrested for gun charges in the city of St. Louis never go to prison because of a loophole in state gun laws or the kindness of judges.
Bradley Ferguson, owner of Fenton-based Paymaster Business Solutions Inc., was sentenced to 54 months in prison on mail fraud and money laundering charges.
A Kansas City man who robbed a bank with a hatchet has been sentenced to nearly 16 years in federal prison.
A central Missouri woman is sentenced to life in prison without parole in the shooting death of her husband, a former Jefferson City police officer.
A northwest Missouri man with more than 35 prior traffic convictions in Kansas and Missouri has been sentenced to 20 years in prison in connection with a 2010 road rage incident.
Investigators say 46-year-old Brett Nash had it all worked out — on paper.
Patrick Walsh of Florissant pleaded guilty in November to two counts of involuntary manslaughter and five counts of second-degree assault.
A Jamaican woman faces sentencing for entering into a sham marriage with a Fort Riley soldier to get legal immigration status.