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Holiday Amnesty Project

The City of Richmond Heights’ Municipal Court will be one of over 60 municipal courts in St. Louis County participating in the 2014 Holiday Amnesty Project, scheduled from December 1st to December 31st.  This event is being sponsored by the St. Louis County Municipal Court Improvement Committee (MCIC) and Better Family Life (BFL).

The MCIC is a group of judges, prosecutors, court administrators, public defenders, private attorneys and community leaders who mission is to improve the municipal court system in St. Louis County.  BFL is a 501(c)(3) community development corporation dedicated to the prosperity and growth of the American family and to promote the stability and self-sufficiency of low- to medium-income individuals and families in the St. Louis region.  This same organization sponsors the annual St. Louis Amnesty Project, and the Holiday Amnesty Project is patterned after it.

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November 2014 Accidents Statistics

The Richmond Heights Police Department responded to 63 traffic accidents in the month of November, 2014.  This is down from the 75 accidents that were handled in November, 2013.  For the year, we have responded to 677 accidents.  This is 14 more than the same time period in 2013.

High Accident Locations

Accidents by Day of Week / Time of Day

Accidents by Severity

2011-2014 Accident Comparison

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December 2014 Crime Summaries

last updated 12/19/2014

DATE LOCATION NATURE DESCRIPTION
12/01/14 1400 (blk) Bellevue Stealing Victim reported that he left some tools at a worksite when he went to lunch.  When he returned he found his tools and his employee missing.

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Bank Robbery

On 11/19/14 at approximately 10am, the US Bank, located inside Schnucks (6600 Clayton Rd) was robbed.

 

The image below is of the suspect.  If you have any information that would assist detectives with this investigation, please contact the police department at 314-645-3000.

RHPD US Bank Robbery suspect photo 4 RHPD US Bank Robbery suspect photo 3
RHPD US Bank Robbery suspect photo 1 Bank Robbery Suspect

Vehicle Thefts

On 11/14/14 between 8:00am and 8:30am, two vehicles were stolen from residents while they were left running, unattended.  The affected areas were YALE AVENUE and CLAYTONIA TERRACE.  The Richmond Heights Police Department continues to stress that even though the temperatures are dropping, please do not warm up your vehicles and leave them unattended.  These types of crimes are typically ones of opportunity.  Please don’t provide an opportunity to be a victim of an easily preventable crime.

 

November 2014 Crime Summaries

last updated 12/6/2014

DATE LOCATION NATURE DESCRIPTION
11/01/14 1550 St. Louis Galleria

Macy’s

Stealing Security detained an adult male and an adult female for stealing $177.75 in merchandise.  The suspects were arrested and held on a muni warrant application.

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October 2014 Accident Statistics

The Richmond Heights Police Department responded to 78 traffic accidents in the month of October, 2014.  This is up from the 69 accidents that were handled in October, 2013.  For the year, we have responded to 614 accidents.  This is 26 more than the same time period in 2013.

High Accident Locations

Accidents by Day of Week / Time of Day

Accidents by Severity

2011-2014 Accident Comparison

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Burglary Just Occurred **UPDATED**

On 10/23/2014 at approximately 8am, a burglary was discovered in the 1100 block of Edward Terrace.  Two suspects were seen fleeing the area.  They are described as black males, wearing dark clothing.  One may be wearing his hair in dreadlocks.  Investigation is currently ongoing..

 

Area of Incident


Update (10/29/2014):

A burglary suspect has been identified (see below) and the police department is actively searching for him.  The suspects have not been located as of yet and residents should stay vigilant and report any suspicious activities they see immediately to the police department.  The police department remains actively patrolling the residential neighborhoods.  There have have been no additional burglaries reported since this incident.

Burglary Suspect

Burglary Suspect