Circuit Attorney

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Federal Probe into SLMPD – Are St. Louis Officers Working for Drug Dealers?

KMOX News has learned that at least four – and as many as 25 – city police officers are under investigation. Sources tell us the the probe is centered on whether officers were hired to provide protection for drug dealers.

03/05/2015

The St. Louis and Kansas City groups include U.S. attorneys, prosecutors, police, mayors' offices, other judiciary and clergy. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

St. Louis Looking to Kansas City for Advice on How to Stop the Crime

A contingent from St. Louis police and the circuit attorney’s office is in Kansas City this morning to learn their secret.

02/23/2015

A crowd gathers after an officer-involved shooting in North St. Louis (Brett Blume, KMOX)

Police Do Not Request Criminal Charges in Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

The Force Investigative Unit has concluded its investigation into the fatal shooting death of Kajieme Powell, and the findings have been referred to the Circuit Attorney’s office.

02/17/2015

St. Louis Circut Attorney Jennifer Joyce tells reporters the specifics of a new law that will deal with drunk drivers in St. Louis on December 30, 2013. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis Prosecutor Calls for End to Early Parole for Violent Gun Offenders

“It doesn’t make sense to me to let somebody out early on a gun crime, and I think we have to take a tougher approach to that,” Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce says.

02/10/2015

St. Louis Circut Attorney Jennifer Joyce tells reporters the specifics of a new law that will deal with drunk drivers in St. Louis on December 30, 2013. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

St. Louis Man’s Long Journey to Jail and Back

St. Louis City Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce tells the story of Cornelius Anderson.

02/06/2015

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Study: 40 Percent of Gun Cases in Circuit Attorney’s Office Dropped

A study finds most suspects arrested for gun charges in the city of St. Louis never go to prison because of a loophole in state gun laws or the kindness of judges.

01/22/2015

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

City Prosecutor Reviews Shaw Shooting After Police Find it ‘Justified’

The St. Louis city prosecutor is now reviewing the Oct. 8 fatal police shooting of Vonderrit Myers Jr. in the Shaw neighborhood, after a police investigation found the shooting was “justified.”

12/08/2014

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Speaks Out About Rampant Use of Illegal Guns

There’s too many illegal guns in STL. That’s what St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce tweeted Wednesday to her 2,200 plus followers.

04/05/2013