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Police Beat 9/30-10/6

Police Beat 9/30-10/6

TKC Staff

October 18, 2019

Police beat for Sept. 30- Oct. 6

Spike in car break-ins

Spike in car break-ins

Claire Boysen, print managing editor

April 19, 2019

As the weather gets warmer, car break-ins increase, according to Officer Donald Douglas, Student Resource Officer (SRO). People who leave their cars unlocked and with valuables visible in their car are more likely to be broken into. “A lot of people in this area leave their cars unlocked and they leav...

Police Beat: 12/10-12/16

Police Beat: 12/10-12/16

TKC Staff

January 15, 2019

Des Peres Police Department   On Monday, December 10, 2018, larceny report from a building 11600 block of Serama Dr. Package was taken from a mailbox shipped by FedEx and USPS did the final drop off in the mailbox. On Monday, December 10, 2018, domestic assault in the second degree in ...

Police Beat: 12/3-12/9

Police Beat: 12/3-12/9

TKC Staff

January 14, 2019

Des Peres Police Department   On Monday, December 3, 2018, several females stole clothing from a store in West County Center and fled the area. Report was taken. On Monday, December 3, 2018, petty larceny of clothing at West County Center. Subject taken into custody, released on summons and es...

Policing the minority with the majority

Policing the minority with the majority

Jonathan Munroe, news writer

December 12, 2018

Officer Yvonne Bonner has been in law enforcement for the past 25 years, starting at Northwoods Police Department then moving to her current position at the Kirkwood Police Department (KPD). Bonner worked as an SRO (School Resource Officer) at both North Kirkwood Middle School and Nipher Middle School...

Your political tweets are toxic to democracy

Your political tweets are toxic to democracy

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

December 11, 2018

If you back the second amendment, then you are a Republican. If you support proposition C, then you are a Democrat. If you just Google searched proposition C, or the second amendment, then you probably are the average American youth; one whose political informativeness never stretches outside the walls o...

Police Beat: 11/26-12/2

Police Beat: 11/26-12/2

TKC Staff

December 10, 2018

Des Peres Police Department   On Monday, November 26, 2018, suspicious unoccupied vehicle with an attachment for a wanted subject from St. Peters Police Department. The subject was taken into custody upon returning to the vehicle. The subject was field transferred to St. Peters Police Depar...

Police Beat: 11/19-11/25

Police Beat: 11/19-11/25

TKC Staff

December 10, 2018

Des Peres Police Department   On Monday, November 19, 2018, suspect left the scene of an accident in the 12000 block of Manhattan Place. Property damage to fence and yards and managed to exit on sidewalk between gate and pillar. On Monday, November 19, 2018, grab and run of winter coat...

Police Beat: 11/12-11/18

Police Beat: 11/12-11/18

TKC Staff

December 9, 2018

Des Peres Police Department   On Monday, November 12, 2018, victims vehicle stolen overnight in the 12100 block of Bent Brook Rd. Keys were left in a jacket accidentally left out in the yard. On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, larceny and assault at West County Center. Subject fled the area af...

Police Beat: 11/5-11/11

Police Beat: 11/5-11/11

TKC Staff

November 20, 2018

Des Peres Police Department On Monday, November 5, 2018, stealing at West County Center. Employee in custody for stealing. On Monday, November 5, 2018, stealing on the 1000 block of Lindeman. Subject ran eastbound on Manchester, police unable to locate. On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, property damage to ele...

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