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.
Law Enforcement officers across Missouri have announced that they are cracking down on drunk driving with increased enforcement from May 1 to May 12 for the Statewide Youth DWI Enforcement Campaign. The Cape Girardeau Police Department will […]
The City of Cape Girardeau and the Police Department are ready to demolish an old naval reserve center in Arena Park to make room for the City’s new police station. Demolition should start Aug. 1, marking […]
Cape Girardeau fuel merchants have voluntarily agreed to implement a prepay policy, taking effect May 1, to help reduce losses from drivers that leave without paying. Striving for increased effectiveness and community service, the City […]