Actress facing federal fraud charges

Missouri residents might be surprised to hear about federal fraud charges brought against reality star British Williams. The charges include misuse of a Social Security number, bank fraud, false statements to the IRS, wire fraud and aggravated identity theft. What are...

Famous singer found guilty of sex trafficking

Sex offenses are taken very seriously in Missouri. The recent outcome of a case involving a famous singer shows that the rest of the country doesn't take these types of crimes lightly either. R. Kelly was recently found guilty of sex trafficking, which is one of the...

Challenges to Breathalyzer results

A Breathalyzer is a device that measures blood alcohol content from a breath sample. State laws allow officers in Springfield, Missouri, to use them to check suspected drivers for DUI. However, studies question their accuracy and drivers can challenge them in court....

Sex crimes in Missouri

Sex crimes in Missouri encompass a variety of offenses, even if the person charged isn't involved in the actual sex act. Most sex crimes involve some kind of ties with prostitution, while rape can involve a prostitute or any person where sex is non-consensual....