Crestwood Police Department

Cafeteria worker kidnapped outside Crestwood elementary school

A cafeteria worker at Long Elementary was kidnapped outside the Crestwood school Tuesday morning, but was later found safe in Illinois. The woman was confronted outside the school around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday by an ex-boyfriend and forced inside her own car, a gray Acura, which then took off from the school, according to an account

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Coffee with a Cop combines with pizza

The Crestwood Police Department will host Coffee with a Cop and Pizza with the Police Friday, Oct. 18 at the Starbucks in Crestwood. The event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Starbucks, 9590 Watson Road. Free coffee from Starbucks will be provided, along with free Imo’s Pizza for children and a free nacho bar

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Crestwood man stabbed neighbor’s dog to death, charges say

Pictured above: Left, Teddy, in a photo courtesy of Robin Steele. Right is John Ross in his mugshot from the Crestwood Police Department. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A Crestwood man stabbed his neighbor’s dog to death with a pocket knife last weekend, police say. St. Louis County prosecutors charged John Conrad Ross III,

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Lindbergh’s Prop R focuses on security

Pictured above: Lindbergh National Honor Society students led members of the public on tours of Lindbergh High School on March 13. The tour was to show the public the improvements needed for the high school, which would be funded by Prop R. Photo by Erin Achenbach. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Lindbergh Schools’ proposed no-tax-rate-increase

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Crestwood and police union reach tentative contract agreement

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Crestwood and union representatives of the Crestwood Police Department have reached a tentative agreement after nearly two-and-a-half years of negotiations, after the police rejected a previous contract last year. “Negotiations have been going off and on since about June of 2016, but the two sides have worked amicably together

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‘Coffee with a Cop’ event to be held at The Barn

Image courtesy of the Crestwood Police Department. Officers from the Crestwood Police Department and community members will come together for another Coffee with a Cop event Wednesday, Nov. 28, at The Barn at Sappington House, 1015 Sappington Road. Coffee with a Cop brings together residents and police officers in an informal, neutral space to discuss

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