Project RED Zone to help Tom Watkins neighborhood
Project RED Zone to help Tom Watkins neighborhood

Springfield firefighters have installed 1,795 smoke alarms in area neighborhoods as a part of Project RED Zone. 

CPO awarded three year federal grant
CPO awarded three year federal grant

Community Partnership of the Ozarks is proud to announce it has been awarded a three-year Mental Health Awareness Training grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. 

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BBB warns consumers of Branson Timeshare Business
BBB warns consumers of Branson Timeshare Business

Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises consumers to use caution when doing business with Summerwinds Resort Services, LLC of Branson. 

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One victim dead after Waynesville stabbing
One victim dead after Waynesville stabbing

On Tuesday, October 2, the Waynesville Police Department was notified of a stabbing.

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Flu Shot Coalition providing free flu shots
Flu Shot Coalition providing free flu shots

On Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 the Flu Shot Coalition will be offering FREE flu shots for uninsured adults from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and then 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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Springfield man gets 30 years for child exploitation
Springfield man gets 30 years for child exploitation

A Springfield man was sentenced in federal court today for sexually abusing a child and taking sexually explicit photographs of his victim.

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AG Hawley Announces Final Results of Rape Kit Audit
AG Hawley Announces Final Results of Rape Kit Audit

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that his Office has received a $2.8 million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. 

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Law enforcement can't locate more than 1,200 registered sex offenders
Law enforcement can't locate more than 1,200 registered sex offenders

Local law enforcement officials in the state of Missouri don't know the whereabouts of more than 1,200 registered sex offenders. 

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Greene County family justice center opens
Greene County family justice center opens

The Greene County Family Justice Center held its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony this morning to kick off Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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Kentucky woman arrested for drug trafficking
Kentucky woman arrested for drug trafficking

On Tuesday September 25,  at about 9:00 AM, a Lexington, Kentucky resident was arrested by the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department for felony drug trafficking. 

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MSU and JD Holdings reach agreement on JQH Arena
MSU and JD Holdings reach agreement on JQH Arena

Pending court approval, Missouri State University and JD Holdings, L.L.C. have reached an amicable settlement agreement. 

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12-year-old injured when hit by vehicle
12-year-old injured when hit by vehicle

Springfield Police investigating a report of a vehicle leaving the scene after hitting a child.

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AG Hawley obtains default judgment in defrauding case
AG Hawley obtains default judgment in defrauding case

Attorney General Josh Hawley obtained a default judgment of $27,776 on behalf of four southwest Missouri residents who were defrauded.

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Jasmine Bailey named SPD Public Affairs Officer
Jasmine Bailey named SPD Public Affairs Officer

Jasmine Bailey has been named public affairs officer for Springfield Police Department. She replaces Lisa Cox, who moved to central Missouri in July. 

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AG Hawley Fires Back in Branson Duck Boat Case
AG Hawley Fires Back in Branson Duck Boat Case

Earlier this month, Ripley Entertainment and Branson Duck Vehicles filed motions to dismiss the case and sought to move it to federal court.

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Absentee voting begins Tuesday September 25th
Absentee voting begins Tuesday September 25th

Greene County Clerk Shane Schoeller announced that absentee ballots will be available for eligible voters who are unable to go to their regular polling place on November 6 th starting Tuesday, September 25th . 

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Rolla man sentenced for sexual abuse
Rolla man sentenced for sexual abuse

Earlier today, a man was sentenced to 25 years in prison for two counts of Statutory Sodomy in the First Degree.

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Arkansas students take a stand against smoking
Arkansas students take a stand against smoking

According to statistics, Arkansas has one of the highest High School and adult smoking rates in the country.

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Kansas City man convicted for domestic assault
Kansas City man convicted for domestic assault

Greene County Prosecuting office announced the conviction of a Kansas City man.  

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Deputies find stolen guns, vehicles, and drugs
Deputies find stolen guns, vehicles, and drugs

In the early morning hours of Tuesday September 18, Deputies went to an apartment complex in Mt. Vernon to serve an arrest warrant on a subject that was alleged to be staying there.

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Springfield Catholic Schools Superintendent steps down
Springfield Catholic Schools Superintendent steps down

 The Superintendent of Catholic schools in the Springfield Cape Girardeau diocese announces plans to retire. 

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Man charged for Lebanon bank robbery
Man charged for Lebanon bank robbery

A man has been charged for robbing U.S. Bank in Lebanon.

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Law enforcement searching for man with warrant
Law enforcement searching for man with warrant

Law enforcement are looking for a man with a warrant. 

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Standoff suspect charged with murder
Standoff suspect charged with murder

The Springfield Police Department is investigating two, possibly three, shootings this morning.

Domestic violence victims being turned away from shelters
Domestic violence victims being turned away from shelters

State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a report on domestic violence shelter funding, that found burdensome requirements in state law have meant an inefficient and uneven distribution of funding across Missouri. 

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Warrant issued for Branson man
Warrant issued for Branson man

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man in-connection with a shooting that occurred on Thursday, September 6. 

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