A local criminologist says it looks like the judges aren’t any tougher on gun crimes here than they were in 2011.
“We arrest criminals and they say ‘I’m not worried about it. I got paper. I got probation the first time, and I’ll get paper the second time,'” complained a frustrated Police Chief Sam Dotson.
St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Margaret M. Neil may have played a role in this week’s wild, weaving shootout on Interstate 44 – without ever intending to.
The St. Louis Police open up the doors to their new state-of-the-art “Real Time Crime Center.”
Dotson says a lack of help for those dealing with issues that lead to crime are leaving police alone on the front lines.
Does the police involved shooting of Walter Scott in Charleston, South Carolina, have a bearing on police in St. Louis?
Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.
Ill. Attorney General Lisa Madigan convening a working group to combat sexual assault.
Only the 9-year-old girl survived.
Police say a 15-year-old juvenile and a 21-year-old man have been arrested.