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As of noon Tuesday everyone involved in a protest held outside the historic courthouse in Union were happy with the results.

A Union woman faces second-degree assault charges after allegedly attacking a man as he entered his apartment complex, according to the Union Police Department.

A St. Clair man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in connection to a 2019 drug overdose death.

Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton said the number of reports in recent weeks proves law enforcement officers are essential workers.

A St. Louis-area woman is in custody and facing charges after allegedly stealing a car.

A Eureka man has been charged with multiple felonies after fleeing from a Franklin County Sheriff’s Deputy who, initially, wasn’t trying to pull him over.


The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office said Peter C. Albers, 21, St. Louis, was killed in a March 21 shooting in Villa Ridge.


A Kansas man was cited for leaving the scene of an accident after the tractor trailer he was driving struck a utility pole at Fifth and Jefferson Streets in Washington.


Updated at 7:45 a.m.: Franklin County Sheriff Steve Pelton confirmed two deputies and a third person were shot Saturday night in Villa Ridge.


Nearly two months after his co-defendant pleaded guilty, a Franklin County man has done the same in a federal drug case.

A Washington-area man has been charged with two counts of second-degree domestic assault.

Following the recent arrest of a Kansas couple, the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control is seeking further information for an ongoing sexual assault investigation in the Lake of the Ozarks area.

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to not fall for a phone scam.

Domestic assault charges have been filed against a St. Clair-area man after a woman said she was assaulted at a barbecue.


A Washington man who pleaded guilty to sleeping in city hall last year has been charged with allegedly stealing a truck.