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Lawmaker Pushes for Cameras in Nursing Homes to Prevent Abuse, Neglect

A St. Louis-area woman says she would have put a camera in her husband’s nursing home room had she known what she knows now.

02/19/2015

Krista McCormick, NPLEx account manager with Appriss, explains how the national computer database works to block the excessive sale of products containing pseudoephedrine to meth producers during a training session for Metro-East law enforcers. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

NPLEx Database Keeps Meth-Making ‘Smurfs’ at Bay

NPLEx can block purchases if buyer has exceeded amount within certain time limit.

02/12/2015

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Local Anti-Heroin Super Bowl Commercial May Soon Go National

“This very cheerful-sounding song, juxtaposed with these horrifying images – we knew it was going to upset people, and we knew we were taking a risk, but we felt like it was a risk worth taking because nothing else has worked.”

02/03/2015

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Festus Man Charged with Abuse in Infant’s Death

Cody Bunch was arrested and charged with one count of abuse of a child-resulting in death.

02/02/2015

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Retired Priest Suspended After Sexual Abuse Allegation

St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson announced the suspension of retired priest Father John Ghio.

10/21/2014

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Attorney: ‘We Get Domestic Violence Cases on a Regular Basis’

The issue of violence between intimate partners is getting a fresh look with the numerous cases of abuse among NFL players.

09/19/2014

File photo of a person in handcuffs. (Photo by HEIKO JUNGE/AFP/Getty Images)

Group Home Supervisor Charged With Abuse

21 year old Marcus Lovett is accused of slapping two residents and pouring water on one of them.

03/01/2014

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Archdiocese Ordered To Surrender Names Of Priests Accused of Abuse

Information on 234 cases to be provided to alleged victim, her attorneys

12/31/2013

The Most Reverend Robert Carlson wipes his forehead as he battles the 90 degree heat during the Procession of Bishops before becoming the ninth Roman Catholic Archbishop of St. Louis at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis in St. Louis on June 10, 2009. St. Louis will be Carlson's fourth diocese; he most recently served as the bishop of Saginaw, Mich. (Photo: UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

St. Louis Archdiocese Seeks Abuse Suit Dismissal

The St. Louis archdiocese asked a judge Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit by the family of a teenage girl who claims Archbishop Robert Carlson failed to prevent her molestation by a priest with whom he lived in the St. Louis Cathedral Basilica.

11/06/2013

A police photo of animal abuse suspect Adrienne Martin on July 25, 2013.-

Attorney Gives Alibi For Alleged Dog Killer

“I would like for the people who are advocates to wait until there is a verdict before they want to ruin somebody’s life”

09/03/2013

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