Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Americans traveling to the Games this year should be vigilant of their surroundings, officials said.
We looked at stories from across America in the year since the shootings at Sandy Hook School to try to illustrate the scale of the problem.
'Cell tower dumps’ are causing Americans to ponder their basic rights of privacy.
FEMA issues new guidelines for first responders of mass attacks.
A look at ‘dabbing,’ a new trend in marijuana consumption.
Facebook feeds and cable networks are full of coverage of innocent people being sucker punched. But there’s not much evidence of this “game” sweeping the nation.
The force will be strong on Twitter for the 2nd Global Police Tweet-a-thon.
Thieves hit a business next door to the Olivette Police Department in this latest smash-and-grab burglary.
Specially trained officers will check motorists at various locations throughout September.
Girma Abozen was charged with intent to distribute a controlled substance after he ultimately received the package, police said.
Arrange that designated driver--police in St. Louis, St. Charles and Jefferson counties will be conducting DUI checkpoints through Sept. 2.
Misadventures in crime including a man hitting a police horse, an illegally obtained male enhancement drug and a father-son theft outing.
Olivette police say a body found in Olivette's Villa Park was a suicide.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol and St. Louis County Police are warning drivers of sobriety checkpoints planned in August.
Plus, Olivette police are investigating recent property damage reports.
Olivette police are investigating an assault charge, plus made recent drug arrests.
Plus, Olivette police are investigating another incident where a gun was stolen from a car.
Olivette police say in both instances someone forced entry into the homes.
Top stories from the 24 St. Louis Patch sites include articles about a man dying after a police arrest goes awry and the FBI's hunt for a serial robber named the "I-55 Bandit."