FHPD Press Releases

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,...

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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...

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Disturbance at Skyzone Leads to Juvenile Arrests

On Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 10:30 p.m., officers were sent to Skyzone, 10850 Lincoln Trail, for a disturbance inside the business.  While officers were arriving, they were advised that the disturbance had ended but there were over 200 patrons, mostly juveniles in...

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Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Crash

On Sunday, May 23, 2021 at approximately 7:30 p.m., the Fairview Heights Police Department was notified by a caller on 9-1-1 of a serious motorcycle crash with injuries on Union Hill Road at Knob Hill.  When officers arrived, they found several bystanders providing...

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This Memorial Day, ‘Click It or Ticket’

Now, through Memorial Day weekend, the Fairview Heights Police Department is stepping up enforcement to remind motorists to “Click It or Ticket.” Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer, a popular time for traveling to visit family and friends....

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Victim Dies from Stab Wounds

On Thursday, May 6th, 2021, the Fairview Heights Police Department learned that the victim from the April 30th stabbing had died. Thomas L Turner, 39 years-of-age was being treated at a St. Louis area hospital from a stab wound he received after a fight between he and...

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Fight Between Roommates Ends with Stabbing

On Friday, April 30, 2021, at 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a house on Potomac Drive for a physical altercation between two males.  When officers arrived, they found that one of the males had been stabbed and witnesses were applying pressure to the stab wound in...

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