FHPD Press Releases

Police Investigate Accidental Death

On Monday, September 14, 2020, at 2:15 p.m., officers responded to the 9700 block of Old Lincoln Trail for an accidental death. Officers arrived to discover the victim, Curtis Johnson Jr, 31 years of age, Granite City, IL, dead.  Officers found that Johnson was...

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The Last Suspect in a 2019 Armed Robbery Charged

On Sunday, February 17, 2019, at just before 8 a.m., officers responded to a robbery that had just occurred at the Trailway Motel, 10039 Lincoln Trail.  While responding, officers learned the suspects had fled the area westbound on St. Clair Avenue and were provided...

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Police Seek Your Help to Identify Robbery Suspects

The Fairview Heights Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify the two males shown in this video.  They are the suspects who robbed Five Guys Burgers and Fries in Fairview Heights on September 2nd at gunpoint  If you have any information, please...

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Police Investigate Early Morning Armed Robbery

On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020, at approximately 7:50 a.m., officers responded to Five Guys Burgers, 6570 North Illinois, to investigate an armed robbery that had just occurred. When officers arrived, it was learned that two males had entered the backdoor to the...

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Fight at the MetroLink Results in Gunshot

On Sunday, August 23rd, 2020, at approximately 8:20 p.m., officers responded to the MetroLink Station parking lot on St Clair Avenue in Fairview Heights for a fight in progress. Officers arrived to find one of the participants, a 28-year old male, who is homeless, had...

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Police Need Your Help

Police continue to investigate yesterday's disturbance at the St. Clair Square Mall, which ended with a male firing a gun outside the food court.  These surveillance photos were taken minutes before the incident of a group of young people walking through the mall...

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Police Respond to Shots Fired at the Mall

On Tuesday, August 18th, 2020, at approximately 3:10 pm, officers responded to the St. Clair Square Mall food court for a disturbance between two males. When officers arrived, they learned one of the males had a handgun and had fired gunshots just outside the food...

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