FHPD Press Releases

Axe Wielding Suspect Apprehended

On Tuesday, July 5th, 2022 at approximately 11:30 p.m., officers responded to the 1600 block of Sycamore, to investigate a home invasion, which had just occurred.  When officers arrived, the suspect was no longer on scene. Officers later learned the neighbor, Michael...

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Driver Charged in Road Rage Incident

On Saturday, April 16, 2022, the St. Clair County State's Attorney issued a warrant of arrest for; 43 year old, Danny R  Brackey, II, of Mascoutah, charging him with Aggravated Battery-Great Bodily Harm, a Class 3 felony.  Brackey's bond has been set at $75,000 (10%...

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Police Investigate Pedestrian Hit by Vehicle

On Thursday, April 14 2022, at approximately 1:36 p.m., officers from the Fairview Heights Police Department responded to the T.G.I. Friday’s parking lot, 6900 North Illinois, for a vehicle verses pedestrian crash.  While officers responded, it was learned that the...

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Man Arrested for Battering Officer

On Thursday, April 7th, 2022 at approximately 7:10 pm, a uniformed Fairview Heights Police Officer was patrolling inside of the St. Clair Square Mall.  The officer was contacted by employees and told that two subjects had just stolen items from their store.  The...

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