Mental Health Department Investigates State Hospital SuicideMental health department spokeswoman Debra Walker says the agency is looking into whether staff members were negligent.
Sheriff Waives Concealed carry Fees After Orlando ShootingBates County Sheriff Chad Anderson announced the move Monday on the department's official Facebook page.
Fredericktown Inmates Escape, One Still At LargeJason Mills is still on the run. He is 5’-9’, 175 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.
STL Alderman Vaccaro Plans to Run for City SheriffVaccaro says drills for active shooters or terrorists threats are non-existent, and he points to favoritism for some, and not for others.
Illinois Lawmaker Wants Chicago Police Under County ControlLaShawn Ford thinks the office of the Cook County Sheriff should have a greater role in policing the city of Chicago, and possibly even "take over" the department.
Man Shot by Police in Franklin County Charged with AssaultFranklin Kelly pulled a pistol on a Franklin County deputy and then tried to grab the deputy's weapon, police say.
Missouri Sheriff Stored Food for 'End-of-Times' in Jail BasementThe sheriff resigned in May, and on the same day, plead guilty to federal embezzlement charges.
Funeral Services Planned for Victims of Tyrone ShootingElliott-Gentry Funeral Home says services are planned for Thursday in Willow Springs for four victims believed to be cousins of the shooter.
Cold Case Reopens: Headless, Handless Man to be Exhumed in Warren CountyWarren County Sheriff's Lt. Matt Schmutz says before DNA evidence was widely used, victims were identified by their fingerprints and their face, which is why John Doe's killer or killers cut off his head and hands.
Sheriff Resigns After Accusations of Taking Inmates to BarsSchuyler County Sheriff Josh Dole has submitted a resignation letter to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Western Illinois Sheriff Charged with MisconductA western Illinois sheriff is facing a felony misconduct charge for a 2012 death investigation of a woman who overdosed on heroin.
Central Missouri Sheriff Says Harassment Allegations are "Baseless"A central Missouri sheriff facing charges that include harassment and stalking says he intends to keep doing his job.

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