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National Guard in Ferguson


National Guard completes departure from Ferguson

The Missouri State Highway Patrol and St. Louis County police will continue to oversee security in Ferguson, where police officer Darren Wilson shot 18-year-old Michael Brown on Aug. 9.

Justice scales

Some charges are dropped after MP was charged with 33 sex crimes, other crimes

Staff Sgt. Angel Sanchez of Fort Leonard Wood could have been sentenced to 275 years in prison if he was convicted of all the original charges.

Earl Crossland

Prosecutor files 1st murder charge for elderly man's beating death

Earl Crossland says he gave a ride to two men who are accused of robbing and beating Robert Willhite in rural Pulaski County on July 25.  Willhite died three weeks later.

Prosecutor defense attorney can t agree on trial date

Murder suspect Craig Wood will be tried by out-of-town jury, trial date is not set

Craig Wood, suspected of kidnapping, raping and murdering Hailey Owens, appeared in court on Tuesday.  No rulings were made.

Pizza and pepper spray

Jail guard is accused of tainting prisoners' pizza with pepper spray

The unidentified deputy has been suspended with pay pending an internal investigation.

Lance Boggs wanted poster

Crime Stoppers fugitive of the week: Lance Boggs

He's wanted for violating terms of his probation on a drug charge.

Blair Dority

Camden County Sheriff's Office

Pickup driver who crashed, killing toddler, likely was drunk

Blair Dority of Roach is charged with involuntary manslaughter and six counts of second-degree assault.  The crash was Saturday in Camden County.


Missouri Department of Conservation

Colorado man pleads to Missouri paddlefish crime

Man admits to illegally dealing paddlefish caviar from Truman Lake.

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