Sheriff warns of possible police impersonator

sheriff’s office received a call about a vehicle that attempted to pull someone over

  Man facing murder charge in New Madrid Co. rest area shooting

  Former Heartland sheriff indicted, state police investigating

  McCracken Co. Sheriff: “STORM TEAM” to fight drug activity

IL man sentenced for unlawful use of a debit card

  High speed police pursuit from Charleston to Sikeston, MO leads to arrest

Deputies seize money, drugs from man during traffic stop

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18 and 19-year-old arrested for Graves Co. burglary

US senator’s $580,000 jury award upheld in Kentucky

  Man accused of holding knife to woman’s throat, hitting her with hammer

Missouri student charged for alleged ‘upskirt’ photos

Suspect in custody after alleged armed robbery in Du Quoin

Sheriff’s deputy arrests man on drug charges

  14th IL squad car hit this year, crash sends trooper to hospital

He and his car were hit by a passing truck tractor, semi-trailer combination.

New body camera training in Graves Co., KY

The system was bought with funds from the Sheriff’s Office Drug Forfeiture account and from the Graves County Fiscal Court.

Arrests made in I-57 expressway shooting in Chicago

Illinois State Police have made three arrests in connection to an expressway shooting

  $100K worth of meth seized in Marshall Co. traffic stop

A large amount of methamphetamine was seized in a traffic stop on Wednesday, March 20.

Newborn dies days after KY mother was shot, killed

  3 arrested in McCracken Co. online prostitution sting

Reward offered in elk poaching case

  Police searching for wanted man after drug raid

Suspect arrested on drug charges after fleeing from police

  West Virginia man found guilty in infant’s rape, murder; jury recommends no mercy

Dexter PD seeking info on car’s owner

The car is a 90s to early 2000 model.

Missouri Supreme Court strikes down jail time for jail debts

The Missouri Supreme Court says local courts can't throw people back in jail for not paying previous jail debts

Woman allegedly used someone’s credit card to buy $1,000 worth of cigarettes

The business has lost $1,000 in merchandise and will have to wait to be reimbursed.

  No charges filed against former McCracken Co. High School athletic director

The former athletic director for McCracken County High School will not face any charges.

Man admits to crime minutes after fatal St. Louis shooting

A 19-year-old St. Louis man is in custody and facing first-degree murder charges after turning himself in just minutes after the shooting

Police: 14-year-old found with loaded gun, drugs after traffic stop

A 14-year old was cited by McCracken County Sheriff's Office drug detectives after they reportedly found a loaded handgun concealed on the teen after a traffic stop.

Police arrest man on drug charges during security check

The officer also said he detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from Russell’s vehicle.

  Police: Loaded AK-47, handgun found during robbery investigation

Dyersbug Police say they found a handgun and an AK-47 after taking four adults and one juvenile into custody in connection with a robbery call at a motel room.

Police respond to staff, patient altercation at hospital in Hayti, MO

Police said a staff member and patient were involved in an altercation.

Man who escaped Missouri jail, Oklahoma patrol car captured

Authorities say a kidnapping suspect who escaped from a Missouri jail and an Oklahoma patrol car has been arrested in Missouri

Driver ignores deputies, gets detained and arrested on drug charges

The driver, Roger Gibson, 56, of Paducah, disregarded the deputy’s lights and sirens, accelerated, and continued onto Estes Lane.

Edwardsville husband and wife found dead in their home

A southern Illinois husband and wife have been found dead in their Edwardsville home, apparent homicide victims

Man accused of flashing in Jonesboro strikes again in Missouri

A man accused of flashing women at the Mall at Turtle Creek last year is accused of doing the same thing in West Plains.

Man admits to accidentally shooting himself after claiming he was robbed

A man is in the Union County jail, accused of lying to police about a shooting.

11-year-old boy charged in friend’s murder could face life behind bars, attorney says

An 11-year-old boy charged with murder could spend the rest of his life behind bars if he's tried as an adult.

Former Kennett, MO man sentenced on mail fraud charges

Nicholas H. Brock, 36, now of Brookland, Arkansas, was sentenced to four months home confinement and five years of probation for mail fraud.

Police: 80 street signs stolen as part of social media challenge in Oldham Co.

Oldham County police said the signs were removed as part of a social media challenge on Snapchat where juveniles would document themselves stealing or removing the signs.

Marshall County Sheriff’s Office searching for stolen trailer

The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help in identifying a man in connection to a stolen trailer.

  Reality star ‘Mama June,’ boyfriend arrested in Alabama

Reality TV star June Shannon from the popular shows “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” and “From Not to Hot,” as well as her boyfriend, have been arrested in Alabama.

Traffic stop leads to meth arrest

Katlyn Koon, 26 of Metropolis, Ill., was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop.

Police: Home invasion suspect batters people inside residence, caught weeks later

They believed the suspect, Anthony Garrett, was still inside the home when they arrived.

  Shots fired investigation ongoing after people flee Slide and Ride Saloon parking lot

Officials said no injuries have been reported at this time.

  Sikeston, MO woman charged with first-degree arson

A Sikeston, Missouri woman is charged with setting her own business on fire on Friday, March 15.

Kentucky police: Newborn delivered after pregnant mom killed

Police in Kentucky say a newborn girl has been delivered following the fatal shooting of her pregnant mother

  Missing 2-year-old found dead in Minnesota; father in custody

An off-duty public works employee found what is believed to be the toddler's body inside a blanket off the shoulder of the highway.

Sheriff’s office investigating Malden armed robbery

The Dunklin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an armed robbery that happened on Friday, March 15.

DUI suspected crash in Graves Co.

Alcohol was believed to be a factor in the crash.

Couple face drug charges after traffic stop

A man and woman were taken to jail after a traffic stop that turned up meth and other drug paraphernalia

  Caruthersville native pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced today that Caruthersville native Felicia Ricks, 38, pled guilty to committing a class C felony of Medicaid fraud.

McCracken Co. man arrested, charged with new drug offenses

According to the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department, detectives saw 41-year-old Michael D. Little, of Paducah, driving a white Chevy truck on Old Mayfield Road.

  Metropolis apartment building fire considered suspicious

An apartment building fire early on Friday morning is considered suspicious.

Two Union Co., IL men sentenced to prison for DUI

Two Union County men have been sentenced to prison for driving under the influence.

  Sheriff’s office looking for man wanted on sodomy charge out of Madison Co.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man wanted on a sodomy charge.

  Marion PD needs help identifying forged check suspect

The driver attempted to cash additional checks at other bank locations.

  Escapee from the Fulton County Courthouse captured

Robert Lee Addair escaped custody around 12:36 p.m. from the Fulton County Courthouse and ran down to the floodwall.

  Carbondale man indicted for reckless homicide after child hit, killed by vehicle

A man was indicted on Thursday, March 14 in connection with a five-year-old boy who was hit and killed by a vehicle in August 2018.

Missouri custodian charged with exposing himself

A Missouri school custodian has been charged with exposing his genitals to a child

Police ask for help in identifying woman

Police say they are trying to identify the driver of a white Buick, possibly a Roadmaster, who backed into another vehicle in the parking lot of Munch & Pump and left the scene.

Carbondale police search for 2 men in unlawful use of credit card investigation

The suspects unlawfully used credit cards at both Walgreens and Kroger according to police.

Man sentenced to 3 years in prison for biting police officer

A man was sentenced to three years in prison for biting a police officer.

Frankfort police investigate burglary, purse-snatching

The Frankfort Police Department took several reports of burglary to vehicles on the east side of town (Lakeview Estates Subdivision) on Wednesday morning.

Police investigate reported purse-snatching in Paducah outside of Mall

It allegedly happened outside of a store near Kentucky Oaks Mall, according to police.

Man charged after short pursuit in McCracken Co.

John L. Fyffe, 33, had an outstanding arrest warrant for failing to report to probation and parole.

  Coaches and parents in college admissions scheme find jobs in danger

At a brief court appearance Wednesday, a judge allowed Lori Loughlin to be released on $1 million bond and travel to the area around Vancouver, Canada, to work but otherwise imposed strict travel restrictions.

Hopkinsville man identified as victim from deadly shooting

Owensboro Police are working a homicide investigation after they say someone was shot in the face.

Mayfield man charged with DUI

A Mayfield man was arrested while driving intoxicated on Wednesday, March 13.

Task Force: Southern IL men facing meth-related charges

Five southern Illinois men are facing charges after multiple agencies conducted an arrest warrant in Franklin County.

Creal Springs woman sentenced for retail theft

A Williamson County judge sentenced a Creal Springs woman for retail theft on Tuesday, March 12.

Sheriff’s office: Man admitted to showing 10-year-old girls porn, giving them cigarettes

The girls told investigators that they had seen the man not wearing clothes.

Wanted man babysitting relatives arrested in Mayfield, KY

James E. Minton, wanted on two warrants out of Illinois, is accused of leaving four young children unattended in an apartment in Mayfield, Kentucky.

Man arrested, charged with menacing and terroristic threatening

He was lodged in the Graves County Jail.

IL man sentenced to prison on 2 counts of burglary

Mitchell was sentenced after incidents occurring in Ullin and Olmsted

  Woman accused of sexual abuse of a 3-year-old, sharing pictures on social media

Megan M. Harris, 22 of Salem, Ky., is accused of subjecting a three-year-old boy to a sexual performance, photographing the incident and sharing the photos on social media.

Deputies arrest man riding a tricycle on warrant, drug charges

While approaching the vehicle for a traffic stop deputies said they saw a man riding a tricycle

Shot fired inside a residence leads to vehicle pursuit

Investigation revealed that Long was involved in a verbal argument with his mother and siblings

  3 Tamms, IL burglaries under investigation

The burglaries were reported Tuesday, March 12.

  Father accused of taking AK-47 to FL school after son said teacher ‘slammed him’

The father reportedly told police he didn’t intend to hurt anyone with the gun, saying he carries it for protection and forgot he had it on him.

  Newborn left to die in 1981 identified by DNA; mother charged in South Dakota

After 38 years, police used DNA tests and genealogy to help arrest the suspected mother of a newborn left to die on the side of a South Dakota road.