FHPD Press Releases

Armed Robbery Report Found to be a Hoax

On Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021, at approximately 11:30 a.m., the Fairview Heights Police Department received a 9-1-1 call reporting an armed robbery, which had just occurred.  The location of the robbery was reported to be just outside of the food court entrance at...

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Suspect Charged with Sex Crimes

On 09/08/2020, the Fairview Heights Police Department initiated an investigation into a series of sexual assaults, which occurred between 2004-2011 in both Fairview Heights and East St. Louis.  The victim, who is now an adult, reported that a family member began...

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Suspect Charged After Burglary and Death Threats

On Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at approximately 10:45 p.m., officers responded to a residence on Cedar Drive to investigate a burglary.  When they arrived, the female victim reported that she believed her ex-boyfriend broke into her home, destroyed numerous items,...

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