Members of the Ferguson Police Department wear body cameras during a rally August 30, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.  (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

Dotson: St. Louis City Can’t Afford Body Cameras

Dotson has set up a committee to look at “best practices” from those already using them, but he says right now the city can’t afford them.


Taylor Lynn Fast (Courtesy of Festus police)

UPDATED: 17-Month-Old Dead in Festus

A 17-month-old girl is dead – a victim of what the Festus police chief calls the worst case of child abuse he’s ever seen.


St. Louis City Hall (KMOX/file photo)

St. Louis Aldermen to Vote on Civilian Review Board

A seven-member review panel would look into citizen complaints about police misconduct. The same body would also review police policy and practices and even make recommendations.


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Pedestrian Killed in Granite City

Police say the driver took off, & they are seeking help from the public in solving the case.


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Friday Night Killing May Have Been Drug-Related

St. Louis police say suspected narcotics and money found at murder scene in 3100 block of Pennsylvania


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Off-Duty Security Guard Critically-Wounded

St. Louis police say shooting happened at North Newstead and Lee, Friday night


A St. Louis County Police Officer listens during a press conference on March 12, 2015 in Clayton, Missouri. The press conference was held to discuss the overnight shooting of two police officers outside the Ferguson Police Department who were rushed to a local hospital. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Shoot, Kill Man Armed With Knife and Bible

Police release body camera video



Police Distribute Photo of Getaway Car in Clarkson Eyecare Theft Case

Thief on three consecutive days stuffed eyeglasses in a bowling bag and left


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St. Charles Co. Couple Found Guilty in Caged Child Case

A St. Charles County couple is found guilty in a child endangerment case where an autistic boy was kept in a cage.



Edwardsville Man Charged with Assault and Child Pornography

Jay Hanks was shot by police when he pulled out a gun