Sandra Plunkett has been charged with first-degree murder.
Two men who pleaded guilty for a 1989 killing are asking the judge to overturn the sentences because they were decided by a judge instead of a jury.
William McCaskill, brother of U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, is scheduled to appear for a preliminary hearing Wednesday.
Two men were arrested after police responded to suspicious activity in and around the MediaCom office near College Avenue.
Two men were arrested Monday on suspicion of drug-related charges after being stopped for several traffic violations.
Holt's Summit Police Chief Kyle McIntyre says 52-year-old Paul Plunkett was shot Saturday afternoon inside his home.
A man was arrested on suspicion of driving carelessly and resisting arrest. His passenger, a 16-year-old boy and previously reported runaway, was found with cocaine.
Police have arrested one man in connection with an attempted burglary at Kilgore's Pharmacy at Providence Road and looking for two more suspected of being involved in that incident. Police are also looking for two men suspected of robbing Midwest Petroleum on Paris Road.
Ryan C. Bridger pleads not guilty in the shooting death of Aletha M. Turner in her home in northeast Columbia.
Anthony M. Thompson struck a plea bargain with the Boone County prosecutor's office, admitting he possessed child pornography in exchange for having a charge of promoting child pornography dropped.
Ryan Bridger is charged with the second-degree murder of Aletha Turner, who was shot in her home earlier this week and later died. Bridger has been held in the Boone County Jail since Tuesday on a burglary charge.
Aletha Turner was found unconscious on Monday morning. She died Wednesday afternoon at University Hospital. Sheriff's Detective Tom O'Sullivan said it was obvious to responders that her injuries were substantial.
The public information officer has been laterally reassigned to the Patrol Division, Columbia Police Chief Ken Burton announced Wednesday.
Boone Electric Cooperative and the City of Columbia Utilities Department are receiving complaints from customers who are getting suspicious calls asking for credit card information.
Three men and one woman are suspected of entering a home and stealing wallets from five people within.
The rural home of a man who died Nov. 9 in a car wreck has become the site of multiple burglaries in the past month.
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.