Tag: crime

Phony Clayton lawyer arrested in Texas for once again posing as a lawyer

A former Rolla resident who has a history of impersonating as a defense attorney in Clayton was arrested in Texas for the same offense. According to Dallas News, Dustin Craig Mitchell, 36 was arrested Monday in Frisco, Tx. by the Frisco Police Department and was charged with falsely holding oneself out as a lawyer, a third-degree felony which can carry a fine up to $10,000 and a 2-10 year prison sentence. He is currently being held […]

STL County Police Department respond to North County shooting

St. Louis County Police responded to a shooting in North St. Louis on Sunday in which one man died. On Sunday at approximately 8:40 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the North County Precinct responded to a residence in the 9700 block of Vickie Place for a call for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located one male, approximately 35 years of age, inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to […]

STL County Police respond to robbery in South County

On October 15, 2017 at approximately 6:59 AM, St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to 3638 Bayless Avenue, to the QuikTrip, for a call for a business robbery. The investigation has revealed that a suspect entered the business and approached the front cash register. The suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money. He took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot. The suspect is described as […]

Castle Point neighborhood in STL County awarded $1 million to use for community police outreach

St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger announced on Tuesday that the County has been awarded a $1 million grant for the Castle Point neighborhood that will be used to focus on cooperation between police and the community. The Castle Point neighborhood which is located in St. Louis County has been awarded the grant by the Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program. The three-year grant will focus on innovative strategies promoting partnerships between the area’s police and […]

RELEASE: Senator Jamilah Nasheed to file legislation revamping guidelines after officer-involved deaths

JEFFERSON CITY — On Friday, State Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, announced her intent to file legislation for the 2018 legislative session. Her first piece of legislation addresses the procedures involved in the investigation of a police officer-involved death. “Our citizens deserve accountability and transparency when the use of deadly force occurs.” Sen. Nasheed said. “These tragedies demand answers and closure for everyone involved. That’s why I am refiling a bill for our next legislative […]

STL County PD investigating Berkeley homicide

At approximately 9:45 a.m. on September 24, 2017, officers from the City of Berkeley Police Department responded to the 6000 block of Madison Avenue for a person down. Upon arrival, Berkeley officers and paramedics located one deceased male, 53 years of age, lying inside the common area of the Madison Manor apartment complex. Paramedics on scene believed the male was deceased because of a possible overdose. Once the medical transport team arrived on scene, they […]

1 injured, 1 killed in shooting within South County

At approximately 6:45 a.m. on September 22, 2017, officers from the St. Louis County Police Department South County Precinct responded to a residence in the 300 block of Shadwell for a shooting. Upon arrival, they located one deceased male suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The male, who has not been identified, was pronounced deceased at the scene. Soon after the call off Shadwell was dispatched to officers; the South County Precinct officers were […]

STL County PD make arrest following carjacking and high-speed chase in North County

On Wednesday night, police officers responded to an armed carjacking in North County. An adult female was robbed of her vehicle and personal possessions at gunpoint near the 10000 block of Nevile Walk in St. Louis. The victim was carjacked while she attempting to enter her residence. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, the victim was not harmed. A few hours later, officers from the St. Louis County Police from the City of […]

St. Louis County Police respond to shooting in North County

On September 17, 2017 at approximately 7:58 PM, St. Louis County Police officers from the North County Precinct responded to the 10700 Hallwood Drive for a ShotSpotter activation and a call for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim, approximately 24 years of age, in a vehicle parked in the street. He suffered from gunshot wounds and was transported to a local hospital for life-saving treatment. He remains in the hospital in critical […]

Human remains found along banks of river in South County Park

On September 4, 2017 at approximately 7:35 PM, St. Louis County Police Department officers from the South County Precinct responded to the area of the 2700 block of Finestown Avenue, within Bee Tree County Park, for a report of possible found human remains. Officers arrived on scene and contacted the reporting parties who were hiking along the western banks of the Mississippi River, when they located a shoe. Closer inspection of the shoe revealed what […]