Category Archives: Crime

Memphis Woman Facing Statutory Rape Charges

Written on November 8, 2018 at 11:33 am, by

A Memphis woman is facing numerous charges on Schuyler and Scotland County stemming from an alleged sexual relationship with an underage boy. KatRina A. Kraus, 35, was taken into custody on October 26th on a Schuyler County warrant for the Class D felony of statutory rape in the second degree and the class D felony […]

Maryland Man Arrested Following Alleged Rape in Memphis

Written on September 20, 2018 at 3:13 pm, by

A Maryland man is in custody following an alleged rape that occurred in Memphis on September 15th. The Memphis Police Department reported the arrest of David K. Bowie, Jr., 32, of Easton, MD. According to court documents, Bowie has been charged with the class C felony of sexual assault in the first degree for an […]

Traffic Stop Ends With Drug Arrests

Written on September 20, 2018 at 1:30 pm, by

A traffic stop by the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Clark County has resulted in drug charges against two northeast Missouri residents. According to the Patrol, Anthony Ball was ticketed for speeding and operating a motor vehicle without a valid license. He was arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance (Xanax) following the traffic […]

Police Department Reports Rash of Drug Intoxication Complaints

Written on August 21, 2018 at 4:49 pm, by

Thursday morning saw a pair of disturbing the peace investigations for the Memphis Police Department, and all before 8 a.m. Memphis Police Captain Bill Holland reported arrests in two separate incidents that morning. At 6:50 a.m., dispatch received numerous complaints of a man on the corner of Monroe and Main streets in Memphis, the southwest […]

SC Sheriff’s Office  Promotes 2018 Drunk-Driving Awareness Enforcement Campaign

Written on August 17, 2018 at 11:45 am, by

Scotland County’s Chief Deputy officer, Bryan Whitney, recently received a $700.00 grant to be used to participate in the 2018 Drunk-Driving Awareness Enforcement Campaign. Each year, Americans mark the end of summer with the Labor Day holiday weekend, a time to celebrate the hard work and many accomplishments of our country. Friends and families eagerly […]

Baring Woman Facing Numerous Charges for Series of Burglaries at Cafe

Written on May 15, 2018 at 5:54 pm, by

A Baring woman is facing more than 20 criminal charges following her arrest last week by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Knox County Sheriff’s Office following an investigation into a string of break-ins at the IDK Cafe in Baring. Stefanie M. Novinger, 41, of Baring, was arrested on May 4th following the investigation […]

Memphis Woman Arrested on Felony Forgery Charges

Written on May 15, 2018 at 12:24 pm, by

A Memphis woman is facing several felony charges after allegedly passing several checks on a family member’s bank account. According to the Memphis Police Department, Amanda J. Shinn, 33, was arrested on May 10th following a forgery investigation. Court documents indicate that Amanda’s grandmother had contacted the police department on May 9th regarding a number […]

Stolen Vehicle Recovered, Fugitive Apprehended in Hannibal

Written on May 3, 2018 at 9:13 am, by

A brief attempt to flee the local legal system ended not long after it began for a Memphis woman. According to local law enforcement, Julie M. Forquer, 19, was taken into custody by Marion County law enforcement on Saturday, April 21st in Hannibal. On April 20th, the Scotland County Circuit Court had issued an arrest […]

Third Arrest Warrant Issued for Alleged Harboring of Stabbing Suspect

Written on April 26, 2018 at 9:07 am, by

A month after a Memphis man was finally brought into custody following a stabbing in the small northeast Missouri community, charges continue to be issued in the case. A third arrest warrant for hindering of prosecution was issued April 19th. Jeffrey Mark Jalinski 33, of 17 Ridge Road Trailer Court in Memphis, is wanted on […]

Memphis Woman Facing Felony Drug Charges

Written on April 10, 2018 at 5:34 pm, by

A Memphis woman is facing felony drug charges following her recent arrest in Scotland County as part of an investigation by the North Missouri Drug Task Force. Angela M. Meyer, 32, has been charged with two counts of Class C felony delivery of a controlled substance. The warrant for her arrest was issued on April […]