On Monday, September 12, 2016, at approximately 5:30 a.m. the Cape Girardeau Police Department was notified of a two vehicle crash on southbound Interstate 55 near the 100.8 mile marker. One of the drivers was found to be deceased: Carl Wayne Black, a 59-year-old Altenburg resident. The other driver and a passenger in that vehicle were taken into custody on suspicion of driving while intoxicated and tampering with physical evidence. This case has been forwarded to the Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney for review. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Following a 10-month national search, City of Cape Girardeau leadership is proud to announce Wes Blair as the new Police Chief in Cape Girardeau. PUBLIC RECEPTION: 8/29 – Osage Centre – 3 p.m. “He has […]
Two security cameras are now operating to assist the Cape Girardeau Police Department in maintaining public safety in downtown Cape Girardeau. The cameras are located at the intersection of Broadway and North Main Street and […]
On Friday, Oct. 11, the City of Cape Girardeau Police Department hosted their first ever “Tweet Along” event from their Twitter account, @CapePolice, using the hashtag (search/categorical term) #CGPDtweetalong. During the event officers posted to […]