Tag: St. Louis County Police Department

BREAKING: Two Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Officers Shot

Updated at 12 p.m. with details regarding the age of the officers and status of the suspect.  Two Bellefontaine Neighbors police officers were shot in the line of duty early on Thursday. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, at approximately 7:15 a.m., two uniformed Bellefontaine Neighbors Police officers were shot in the line of duty after an encounter with a suspect near the 10100 block of Bellefontaine Road. The police officers are expected to […]

STL County Police investigating shooting death of a man in Jennings

St. Louis County Police Department on Wednesday are investigating a shooting homicide in Jennings. According to police, around 8:00 a.m. officers from the St. Louis County Police Department City of Jennings Precinct responded to a call for a shooting near the intersection of Jennings Station and Switzer. Once on the scene officers located an adult male suffering from at least one gunshot wound near an apartment complex at the 8600 block of Jennings Station. The […]

STL County Prosecuting Attorney’s office issue charges in fatal Normandy pursuit

The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s office issued charges Friday to a suspect who stole a vehicle and led police on a chase in Normandy which resulted in a fatal crash. According to police, 17-year-old, Darian Cummings stole a gray SUV on the morning of April 25 and refused to pull over when a police officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop due to a speeding violation. The suspect vehicle failed to yield and exited […]

Arnold Police Department offer update on Police Officer Ryan O’Connor’s condition

Arnold Police Department has offered an update on Officer Ryan O’Connor who was shot on Tuesday. The shooting is being investigated by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. The criminal investigation remains active and information about the investigation will be released by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department if and when they deem appropriate. According to police, Arnold Officer O’Connor is in critical but stable condition. At this point, the medical staff has relayed to the family […]

STL County Police Chief asking for legislation that would cover police overtime pay

The St. Louis County Police chief is requesting that the St. Louis County Council draft legislation that would cover the costs of St. Louis County Police overtime pay. St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar sent a letter to both the St. Louis County Council and St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger requesting that the county police department receive a supplemental appropriation for $3 million. Belmar said the appropriation would cover the amount of overtime […]

STL County Police reprimand officers after allegations of misconduct

The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Professional Standards completed on Friday its 16-week investigation into allegations of officer misconduct, regarding several county officers. According to a statement issued by the St. Louis County Police Department, the majority of those weeks, approximately 12, were spent in an effort to obtain the requested information needed to conduct a thorough investigation. In total, 10 allegations were brought to the Police Department’s attention with six of the […]

STL County Police respond to a triple shooting in Moline Acres

Updated at 9:45 a.m. with new information about the status of the victims St. Louis County Police Department responded to a triple shooting in Moline Acres late Wednesday. St. Louis County Police officers from the North County Precinct and Moline Acres Police officers responded to a call of a shooting at the 9800 block of Monarch Drive. When officers arrived at the scene they discovered three adult males suffering from gunshot wounds. Police said all […]

Man killed in Jennings kitchen fire

JENNINGS — A 44-year-old man died in a house fire early Tuesday morning after he apparently left food cooking on the stove and was unable to extinguish the flames. Riverview Fire Chief Keith Goldstein said so far nothing is suspicious about the blaze, but that investigators are looking into the exact cause. The fire was reported after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday at 2026 Murvale Drive, near Jennings Station Road. The name of the victim has not […]

Pedestrian struck, killed while trying to cross Telegraph Road

The St. Louis County Police Department on Thursday responded to a call that a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle in South County. According to the police, at approximately 5:45 p.m., St. Louis County Police officers from the South County Precinct responded to the 2900 block of Telegraph Road for a report of a person struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, the officers located a male, approximately in his mid-40s, wearing all dark clothing […]

$200,000 stolen vehicle recovered by STL County Police Department

A $200,000 El Camino that was stolen from a parking lot in October was recovered by the St. Louis County Police Department on Wednesday. According to the police, around 8:00 p.m. detectives assigned to the St. Louis County Police Department Auto Theft Unit, along with assistance from detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department recovered the vehicle. The police said they located the vehicle inside a garage at a residence in the 9300 block […]