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.
Casino revenue has already been used or allocated toward public safety projects including Outdoor Warning Sirens in and around Cape Girardeau, Electronic Ticketing, and the needs study for the Police Station. Should the Fire Sales Tax […]
Join the Cape Girardeau Police Department at one of the next Neighborhood Roll Call events! This is a chance for you to learn more about what’s going on in your area and ask questions. Officers […]
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 […]