Although Columbia has had a low number of burglaries in the past week, police spokeswoman Jessie Haden said that even five is too many and that cops will be working proactively to keep the numbers low.
Zebulun Ore was arrested Wednesday and has been linked to five cases of sexual misconduct. He exposed himself to a 19-year-old woman in Target at the Columbia Mall.
Officials believe the 18-year-old man may have left the country during an investigation of computers and other media seized from his residence.
Police have obtained a warrant for Patrick Rashad Marshall, the eighth suspect in the shooting death of Aaron Hobson.
The next court date for the former Missouri football player is set for Jan. 5. This is the third continuance in the case.
Dresner recounts some of his highs and lows of being a Columbia police officer and deputy chief.
Two men arrested in the spring were released from jail on Monday after accepting a plea bargain that would lessen rape and sodomy charges to sexual misconduct.
The Red Flag Rule, a city government effort to prevent identity theft, has been renewed for a second year. So far, the program has found no problems with the protection of municipal records.
Ernest Lee Johnson, 50, was convicted in 1995 of killing three Casey's convenience store employees. His case has been in and out of the Circuit Court and the Missouri Supreme Court since then. This week, he will make his third appeal to the Missouri Supreme Court to reverse his death sentence.
Four men were found shot inside a parked car in Kansas City. Two of the men died, while the conditions of the others have not been released.
An entire building at Fireside Apartments was evacuated Thursday to clear out smoke and assess the severe fire damage; no one was injured.
Two men were arrested and charged with a Class C felony on suspicion of stealing Christmas decorations from several homes.
One year after the death of Karen Kahler, her boot camp students are working to raise awareness of domestic violence through an event, STOmP Domestic Violence. Members of the group say they are like a family, with camaraderie that Kahler fostered as their teacher.
Kenneth Kean is in custody with bond set at $100,000.
Find out what phone calls the sheriff's department is responding to in the county and see if anything's happening in your neighborhood.
Joshua William Maylee's second request was denied Friday, Callaway County prosecutor Robert Sterner said.
Susan Kohler faces two years of probation after being charged with animal abuse for harboring about 30 cats in a room at a Motel 6. She pleaded guilty as part of an agreement among attorneys, the health department and Animal Control.
The Boone County Sheriff's Department arrested two Columbia men on Tuesday on suspicion of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance.
Three Hickman seniors were arrested after outdoor areas at Rock Bridge High School were found spray painted.
Police said they arrested five groups of at least two or more people committing burglaries together across the city.