Due to the recent storm damage, there has been an influx of home repairs companies doing business in our community. Although the majority of these businesses are reputable, this can also a time for home repair fraud to occur. At this time we have had no complaints of home repair fraud, but want our residents […]
5/12 – 11:07 p.m. – Joshua R. Johnson, age 37 of Columbia, charged with Driving While Revoked & Speeding 58 MPH/35 MPH. Incident occurred at South Illinois and White Street.
5/11 – 1:25 a.m. – Shawn A. Myers, age 38 of Millstadt, charged with Driving While Revoked. Incident occurred at South Jefferson and White Street.
5/06 – 3:21 p.m. – Police were advised via an Illinois State Police broadcast of a possible impaired driver, that had pulled onto the parking lot of the Circle K, on West Washington Street. Officers made contact with the vehicle and driver. Upon investigating, suspected illegal drugs were found in the vehicle and a suspect […]
5/05 – 10:00 a.m. Police took a report from a Belleville resident who, while in Millstadt, was receiving multiple unwanted phone calls on his cell phone. The suspect was known to the victim, and he signed a complaint. Jennifer R. Thompson, age 39 of Belleville, was charged with Harassment by Telephone.
4/30 – 7:15 p.m. – Police took a complaint on M & O Station Road from a subject who stated another individual swerved his vehicle in such manner that it nearly struck his own. The complainant is familiar with the suspect. The Officer located the suspect, along with several other individuals, in Liederkranz Park. Upon […]
4/18 – Police took a report of a burglary to a vehicle on Rhineland Place. The vehicle was parked in an attached garage at the time which, per state statute, constitutes a residential burglary. That same morning police also took a report of a theft of license plates off a vehicle parked on Danube Drive. […]
3/30 – 3:26 a.m. – Will A. Sewell, age 42 of St. Louis, arrested on multiple St. Clair County traffic and DUI warrants. He was also charged with Driving While Suspended. Incident occurred at East Mill and North Breese Street.
The police department would like to remind everyone that there is no parking on Washington Street. Of particular concern, is excessive parking in the 100 block of East Washington, at the coffee shop. Despite curbing being painted yellow and additional No Parking signs having been installed we continue to observe, and receive complaints about, vehicles […]
4/17 – 12:23 a.m. – Police were dispatched to a domestic violence call on South Jefferson Street. Upon investigating, and with the assistance of the Smithton Police Department, a male suspect was taken into custody. Investigations continued throughout the day. On 4/18 the suspect was charged. Per the charging documents, the St. Clair County State’s […]