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Crestwood gun store robbery still unsolved, linked to spree of thefts

Boarded-up windows were visible at Southern Armory Monday night.

November 28, 2017

A heist at a Crestwood gun store Monday remains unsolved a day later, with few leads. Thieves broke into Southern Armory, 9901 Watson Road, around 2:30 a.m. Monday and sped away with an undetermined number of guns after firing at and missing a witness at a nearby store, Chief Frank Arnoldy of ...

Crestwood first-responder pay competitive in region, Simpson says

Crestwood first-responder pay competitive in region, Simpson says

November 22, 2017

The city of Crestwood has made significant strides in making the salaries of its police and firefighters “very competitive in the region,” according to City Administrator Kris Simpson. Representatives and supporters of the city’s Police and Fire departments jammed the city’s Aldermanic Chamber...

Police, fire supporters pack Crestwood Board of Aldermen meeting

A Crestwood police car.

November 22, 2017

Representatives and supporters of Crestwood’s Police and Fire departments voiced their dissatisfaction to the Board of Aldermen last week regarding the amount of raises proposed by the city and a new merit pay plan. Roughly 75 people jammed the city’s Aldermanic Chambers Nov. 14 to voice their support ...

Two men charged with attempted carjacking at Crestwood Kohl’s

A Crestwood police car.

November 9, 2017

Two men were charged this week with an attempted carjacking last week at the Crestwood Kohl's. County prosecutors charged Earl Hood, 42, of the 3700 block of Cottage Avenue in St. Louis city, and Korey Wess, 41, of the 7800 block of Faraway Drive in Normandy, with trying to carjack two women in th...

Crestwood police union rejects city’s proposed contract

A Crestwood police car.

November 3, 2017

Crestwood’s police union, represented by Teamsters Local 610, voted to reject the city’s proposed contract last week and cease negotiating. The contract, which union negotiators had requested as both sides neared the end of over 14 months of good-faith bargaining, was a compromise that balanced...

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