A plan to ask St. Louis City voters to raise some taxes and fees to hire more police is getting support from St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson.
At times during the two-hour hearing, Dotson admitted the obvious – that the crime rate in St. Louis has outpaced the ability of the existing police force to keep up.
CBS News has confirmed that Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson will resign.
It started as a fight between two women inside the Pink Slip Topless Club in Brooklyn. When two men joined in, the bouncer kicked them all outside – that’s when up to 15 shots were fired.
St. Louis County officials say they are ready to step up and do what is needed as a result of the DOJ’s findings on the Ferguson police and court system.
Firefighters pulled the 4-year-old boy, 6-year-old girl and the children’s grandmother from their burning home in the 1000 block of Roth.
Special month-long hot spot initiative led to 68% decrease in violent crime, police chief says.
He’ll leave job Dec. 31
One resident reportedly treated for minor injuries.
Isom also announces continued downward trend in murders.