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.
Join officers of the Cape Girardeau Police Department at their next Coffee with Cops event on Thursday, May 7 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. at Mobil, 920 North Kingshighway. The event is part of the ongoing Coffee […]
Detective Jeff Bonham has been with the City of Cape Girardeau Police Department for 14 years. He began in the Patrol Division and then taught D.A.R.E. classes in area schools. After going back to the […]
From a Cape Girardeau Police Department news release Law enforcement officers across Missouri have announced that they are cracking down on drunk driving by participating in the Statewide DWI Enforcement Campaign. The Cape Girardeau Police […]