On Thursday, November 12, 2015, the Cape Girardeau Police Department received a complaint of an impaired driver. The caller was following a vehicle that had reportedly committed several traffic violations, and the caller believed the driver was impaired. A Cape Girardeau police officer located this vehicle and stopped it near the intersection of Pacific and Good Hope. The driver was identified as James Douglas Richards of Cape Girardeau. Richards was arrested at approximately 10:30 p.m. He was transported to the Cape Girardeau Police Department, and later released with citations for the ordinance violations of driving while intoxicated and failure to drive on the right side of the roadway.
Information from Missouri Department of Transportation Southeast District News Release The Southeast Coalition for Roadway Safety has awarded Law Enforcement Grants for 2014 to 19 agencies, including the Cape Girardeau Police Department, in an effort […]
Wes Blair, Chief of the Cape Girardeau Police Department, recently completed the prestigious Missing Children Seminar for Chief Executives hosted by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). “To be invited to attend this training […]
Parking in certain parts of downtown Cape Girardeau will be restricted for the 25th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016. The Cape Girardeau Police Department has announced that beginning at 2 p.m. on […]