The most viewed police and fire related stories of 2012 in Maplewood and Brentwood ranged from purse-snatchings to a jaw shattered with a hockey stick.
The top article of the year was the one of a man exposing himself at Home Depot. The second most read was the hockey player who shattered another's jaw at the Brentwood ice rink.
Here are the top three crime/fire stories, month by month for 2012.
- Jumpin Jupiter Patrons Leave When Maplewood Police Arrive Sunday Night
- Brentwood Police Log: 4 Calls to 1600 Block of S. Brentwood Blvd.
- Maplewood Police: Apple iPhone 'Held for Ransom'
- Maplewood Police Seize Brentwood Meth Lab
- Maplewood Police Chief: Westboro Baptist Church Has Right to Peaceful Protest
- 35 Pairs Victoria's Secret Underwear Found on Suspect at Galleria: Arrested
- Brentwood Man Accused of Hitting Elderly Woman
- Rock Hill Armed Robbery Suspect on Brentwood Store Surveillance Video
- Police: Man Exposed Himself to Teen Girls in Maplewood
- 2011 Brentwood Grad Charged with 1st Degree Assault at Jimmy John's
- Brentwood Home Robbery Suspects Caught on Camera
- Police: Maplewood Woman Charged in Motel Room Break-in Robbery
- Two Charged with Burglary in Maplewood
- Sports Attic Burns in Early Morning Fire in Brentwood
- Coin Roll Scam More Widespread in Maplewood
- Police: Sexual Assault in Brentwood is Similar to St. Louis Case
- Craigslist Ad Offered $1 Million for Dead Maplewood Police Officers
- Police Blotter: Two Drug Arrests Made on Brentwood Boulevard
- DWI Arrest Made on Sutton Boulevard
- Police Standoff in Maplewood Ends With No Injuries
- Two Home Burglaries Reported in Maplewood