Crime Stats

The Metropolitan Police Department of the City of St. Louis opens its new headquarters at 1915 Olive by marching from the old building at 1200 Clark on July 19, 2014. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

City Police Release 2014 Crime Stats for St. Louis

Overall crime dropped 3.3 percent, says Chief Sam Dotson.

01/12/2015

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Sex Assaults Underreported, Undercounted

The National Research Council (NRC) has determined sexual assaults are vastly underreported and poorly counted. The group says the national survey used to collect some data needs new wording.

11/21/2013

Dooley: No Opinion About Crime Stats Combination

St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley says he doesn’t know how he feels about the plan to lobby the FBI to let the City and County report crime stats as one.

08/09/2013

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City, County Teaming Up To Boot St. Louis Off Most Dangerous Cities List

You probably have heard it before: St. Louis unfairly tops all those most dangerous city lists, because other cities get to combine their crime stats with their suburban counties and St. Louis doesn’t.

08/08/2013