Alton police articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2014/08/20 23:50
2014/08/20 23:50
4h
ALTON — A man wanted on a warrant fled police and resisted capture Wednesday morning by the East Alton police Department’s canine, suffering a gash on his right knee as a result. The short-lived...
2014/08/20 23:50
2014/08/20 23:50
Latest videos
2014/08/20 22:50
2014/08/20 22:50
5h
CARBONDALE — A former deputy chief of the Alton police Department was fired from his position as Carbondale Police Chief Monday. Jody O’Guinn, who had been chief of the Carbondale PD since 2009, was...
2014/08/20 03:50
2014/08/20 03:50
1d
Aug.20, 1989 Jersey County State’s Attorney Richard Ringhausen had asked a judge to stop defense attorney Donald Groshong from surveying potential jurors to find out if Paula Sims could get a fair...
2014/08/19 18:07
2014/08/19 18:07
1d
Four people are facing criminal charges after being accused of selling pirate DVDs and CDs at a flea market in Alton. Alton police booked four flea market vendors into the Hidalgo County Jail on...
2014/08/18 23:50
2014/08/18 23:50
2d
ALTON — As the National Guard arrived in Ferguson, Mo. and President Barack Obama addressed the media about the “gulf of mistrust” between police and communities, members of the Alton community met...
2014/08/18 05:50
2014/08/18 05:50
2d
Aug. 18, 1989 With just more than a week left before the start of school, contract negotiations had reached an impasse in one area school district, and federal mediators had been asked to assist two...
2014/08/18 05:50
2014/08/18 05:50
2d
ALTON — A new federal guideline for pension funds may spell big problems for unprepared municipalities. The Government Accounting Standards Board, which sets standards of accounting for state and...
2014/08/17 18:50
2014/08/17 18:50
3d
Aug. 17, 1989 Some local banks could buy local savings and loans or branches as a result of a sweeping federal law signed by President Bush. It was too soon to tell, however, if any area savings and...
2014/08/16 03:50
2014/08/16 03:50
5d
Aug. 16, 1989 Tammy Eveans cried when Circuit Judge Claude Davis mentioned her dead son’s name and told her she was charged with “placing her hand over his mouth and suffocating him.” Eveans, 23, of...
2014/08/16 01:50
2014/08/16 01:50
5d
It’s once again time to look back on the week that was. CHEERS… to Dale Blachford of Liberty Bank, Larry Franklin of CNB Bank and Trust, and Rob Schwartz of The Bank of Edwardsville for their support...
2014/08/15 19:50
2014/08/15 19:50
5d
ALTON — City police begin their late-night, Labor Day holiday enforcement of impaired drivers and seat belt laws on Friday, Aug. 15. “The numbers do not lie,” said Alton police Traffic Division Sgt....
2014/08/15 02:20
2014/08/15 02:20
6d
... – Alton police said they are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for two shootings that occurred nearly 12 hours apart. Police said Brandon McGee, 19, is facing charges of...
2014/08/14 23:50
2014/08/14 23:50
6d
FERGUSON, Mo. — After several nights of protests that elicited heavy policy response, arrests of journalists and politicians and increased tensions, elected leaders from the local to executive level...
2014/08/14 23:50
2014/08/14 23:50
6d
ALTON — Police on patrol Thursday evening heard a woman screaming for help from inside a burning house and brought her outside to safety unscathed, just before firefighters arrived. “I really want to...
2014/08/14 20:50
2014/08/14 20:50
6d
FERGUSON, Mo. — After several nights of protests that elicited heavy policy response, arrests of journalists and politicians and increased tensions, elected leaders from the local to executive level...
2014/08/14 18:50
2014/08/14 18:50
6d
FERGUSON, Mo. — Amid unrest in Ferguson, Mo., President Barack Obama has authorized the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) to conduct their own investigations into...
2014/08/14 04:50
2014/08/14 04:50
6d
ALTON — A thief stole the tailgate from a pickup truck parked at a car dealer’s lot sometime last weekend. An Alton police report says an employee of Roberts Motors, 4350 Alby St., discovered the...
2014/08/14 04:50
2014/08/14 04:50
6d
ALTON — A suspect accused of shooting a man in the leg Tuesday morning is facing four felony charges, one of them alleging he earlier also had shot at an occupied car. Wednesday, the Madison County...
2014/08/14 00:55
2014/08/14 00:55
7d
The seventh and final suspect connected to a deadly gas station shooting is now charged. Cesar Alejandro Tovar was charged with Capital Murder at the Alton Municipal Court Wednesday afternoon. Tovar...
2014/08/13 12:29
2014/08/13 12:29
7d
The Alton police Department improperly destroyed evidence from 130 pending criminal cases, according to Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons. It was not immediately known what kinds of...
2014/08/20 23:50
2014/08/20 23:50
Latest from Twitter