Mexico Accident

Mexico Public Safety investigated a 2 car accident in the 700 block of West Monroe yesterday. [Sunday] According to a crash report from Mexico Public Safety, the accident happened when 18 year old Elizabeth Gooch was stopped waiting for a car to turn into a private drive, when her vehicle was hit by 17 year […]

Mexico Public Safety

Over the weekend Mexico Public Safety reports they arrested: 46 year old Stacy Cloven for Possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia 37 year old Steven Barker for 4th degree domestic assault and Albert Magini for possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.   Officers investigated: Stealing at 827 Webster and 821 […]

Ozark Place Closed Tomorrow

The City of Mexico will be closing Ozark Place tomorrow [Tuesday] to conduct street work. City crews have Ozark Place down to one lane today in order to prepare for the culvert replacement, and the road will be completely closed tomorrow. The work is expected to be completed by the end of the day.

Hermann Man Charged After Crash

A Hermann man is facing charges after being involved in a car crash yesterday [Sunday] morning on Missouri 19, near McKittrick. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 25 year old Caleb Tetley traveled off the roadway, overcorrected, and hit a parked car and a large rock before overturning. Tetley was released to the care […]

Ashcroft Visits All Missouri Counties

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft has visited all 114 Missouri Counties in 2017. Ashcroft has been meeting with Missourians to discuss the new voter ID law, advocate for local libraries, meeting with local business owners and promoting the Safe at Home program. In addition, Ashcroft has visited with each local election authority to help […]

Audrain Arrests Mexico Woman

The Audrain County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Mexico Woman this morning [Monday] on multiple charges. 23 year old Melanie Marie Griffith was booked into the Audrain County Jail just before 10:00. Griffith had 2 outstanding warrants for stealing and third degree domestic assault. The warrants were issued on November 9. Additionally, she is charged with […]

Hannibal Police Investigating Shots Fired Case

Hannibal Police are investigating a shots fired incident last (Thursday). The department says they responded to the 100 block of Pioneer Trail just before 8, and found there had been a physical altercation between two people. Officers say during the altercation a handgun was pulled and several shots were fired, although they believe no one […]

Deep Frying Turns into Garage Fire

No injuries are being reported after a fire at a Boone County home last (Thursday) night. According to fire officials it happened at the 4400 block of Brookview Terrace just after 7. The fire is said to have started in the garage due to hot grease from deep frying a turkey. Around five thousand dollars […]

Jefferson City Man Arrested for Theft

A Jefferson City man is facing charges of felony theft and possession of a firearm after an arrest last (Thursday) night. The Jefferson City Police department says they have investigated a number of thefts from unlocked motor vehicles, 2 of which involved firearms. Police report serving a search warrant in the 200 Block of Benton […]

Boone County Deputies go through Crisis Training

Area law enforcement officers are undergoing intensive training this week to learn how to better successfully manage a crisis involving individuals with mental health, substance abuse and other issues. The training is taking at the Boone Electric Cooperative Community Room for the Crisis Intervention Team from the Boone County Sheriff’s Department. On Friday law enforcement […]