Update-Police Investigate Suspicious Death

On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, the Criminal Investigation’s Unit of the Fairview Heights Police Department requested the St. Clair County State Attorney, James Gomric’s office review this case, seeking an arrest warrant. Today, an arrest warrant was filed, charging:...

Man Drove Stolen Car to Commit Car Burglaries

On Saturday, July 10, 2021, at approximately 2 p.m., officers responded to Old School Automotive, 10085 Lincoln Trail for a report of a man, who was seen burglarizing cars parked on the parking lot waiting for repairs.  Employees of the business provided a description...

Police Investigate Suspicious Death

On Monday, July 12, 2021, at approximately 9:30 a.m., officers were requested to check on the welfare of an elderly female at a house in the 200 block of Oxford Avenue.  Officers responded and found the decomposing body of an elderly female in a bedroom of the home. ...

Skyzone Investigation Concludes

The Fairview Heights Police Department has completed a review of the incident which occurred at Sky Zone on June 26, 2021.  Response to resistance reviews are routinely done within the department.  The Command Staff committed many hours in reviewing several videos,...

Attempt to Locate Missing Person

On July 8, 2021 at approximately 7 p.m., it was reported to the Fairview Heights Police department that Tyshawn D. Owens, 25 years of age, had left northern Illinois on a Greyhound Bus in route to Memphis, TN to visit his grandmother.  Tyshawn called his relative and...