Prosecutors Call For Better Witness ProtectionIncumbent Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce and Circuit Attorney Elect Kim Gardner both say witnesses are afraid to take the stand for fear of retaliation.
Clergy Coalition, Cong. Clay Oppose Biddle House PlacementNew homeless shelter scheduled to open soon in north St. Louis
Construction Boom in City of St. LouisThe mayor's administration says more than $1 billion in permits have been issued this fiscal year -- that includes about $300 million in mechanical, electrical and plumbing permits.
Municipal Court Fee That Turned Out To Be Illegal Is Going AwayThe city of St. Louis is agreeing to refund $750,000 it collected from the warrant cancellation fee.
St. Louis Considers Crackdown on Pay Day LoansAlderwoman Spencer says pay day loans burden the poor with high-interest debt.
St. Louis Program Offers Vacant Lots to Neighbors for $125Anyone living next to a vacant lot can get it for $125 as long as they agree to maintain it.
Court of Appeals Won't Reconsider Racial Discrimination Case Against SLMPDRetaliation Claims Being Reviewed by EEOC
Homeless Camp 'Tent City' Shut DownIt closed today to the few homeless that were left, and the tents were hauled away.
Lawsuit Against St. Louis Claims Illegal Driving SuspensionsA lawsuit filed against the city of St. Louis claims its traffic court has been illegally suspending motorists' drivers licenses who fail to show up for moving violations.
City Hall to Stan Span Homeless Residents: Pack Up and Leave"It's not a way to live," says Eddie Roth, director of human services for the city.
Retired Circuit Judge Urges Caution in Changing Way Bonds Are SetWhile there are calls to try to reduce the city of St. Louis' crime wave by raising bonds for some accused criminals, a just-retired judge is saying not so fast.
Study: 40 Percent of Gun Cases in Circuit Attorney's Office DroppedA 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.