SLMPD's Real-Time Crime Center Paying DividendsDotson says 48 arrests were made due to the hits that came as a result of the LPRs, with a resulting 126 criminal charges.
Police Chief Blames Aldermen for No New OfficersSt. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is standing firm - the Board of Aldermen is the reason more police officers haven’t been hired.
STL Police Use KC 'Call-In' Method to Lower CrimeDotson says they were also warned that their family and friends could face utility shut-offs for unpaid bills if they get in trouble, again.
Dotson Singles Out Judge After Probation Leads to DeathDotson says he's thinking of creating a website to track the sentencing records of circuit court judges, so voters can see who's tough on crime and who's not.
Former Police Chief: National Anti-Police Trend is GrowingFitch says 15 of the 59 officers who were killed in the line of duty last year were ambushed - triple the number from the year before.
Autopsy: Suspect Killed by St. Louis Police Was Shot in BackPolice Chief Sam Dotson tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the location of Mansur Ball-Bey's wound neither proves nor disproves two officers' accounts that Ball-Bey pointed a gun at them before they shot at him Wednesday.
Calls for Calm, Fear of More Trouble Tonight in North St. Louis"This is not just about the police shooting a young man," Moore said. "It's about life, period. About what's acceptable and what's not."
Police Video: Protesters Throw Rocks, Bricks at PoliceSt. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson promised to show the public a video from the front line of police at his news conference Wednesday regarding the protests at Page Avenue and Walton Road in north St. Louis.
Protests, Fires After Deadly Police-Involved ShootingLater Wednesday, police made nine arrests and used tear gas to clear a street after protesters ignored commands and threw glass bottles and rocks at officers, Dotson said.
Landfill Fire Slowing, Closer to Radioactive WastePattonville Assistant Fire Chief says the fire is moving slower than it was three years ago, but it could pick back up again.
Interim Ferguson Police Chief's Past QuestionedVocativ is reporting that according to his personnel files from the Glendale, Arizona, police department, Andre Anderson was suspended three times in 1996 and 1997.
County Police: No Arrests, No Violence in Ferguson TuesdayIt was the second night in a row there were no shootings, injuries or property damaged in Ferguson.