The Daily Gazette
Sheriff: Illinois man charged with theft, battery
A southern Illinois man has been charged with stealing copper wire from cellphone towers and fighting with authorities while resisting arrest.
East Alton Man Faces Child Porn Charges
A tip from the F.B.I. Cyber Task Force has resulted in an arrest and numerous felony charges against an East Alton man.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Police Reports for Thursday
In local police reports provided this morning to The Big Z, East Alton Police were holding 79 year old Elijah White of the 5000 block of Wells in St. Louis for DUI and revoked drivers license.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Soap Box Derby Coming Soon
It's time to start thinking about participating in the Soap Box Derby in East Alton.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Police Reports for Monday
Checking local police reports provided this morning to the Big Z, East Alton Police were holding 45-year old Deborah Knoche and 56-year old Robert L. Kelley, both of the 700 block of Condit in East Alton for possession of a controlled substance.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Police Reports for Wednesday
In local police reports, East Alton Police were holding 57 year old Susan Stamm of the 100 block of Hanner in East Alton for domestic battery.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Coroner: Exposure, meth factors in woman's death
A coroner says a southwestern Illinois woman whose body was found slumped in a rental van in February died of exposure to the cold.