Jim Whyte, of the Central West End Neighborhood Security Initiative, says he could give example after example of what they’re up against.
“Life has changed in the St. Louis region, and I think, throughout the entire country since Ferguson,” Slay says. “What’s happened here has been horrendous.”
Despite a soaring year for killings in the city, the latest crime stats show more than 26 neighborhoods had no killings at all.
Police believe they have solved this morning’s murder at Chouteau and Tucker with the arrest of a 50-year-old man.
Overall crime dropped 3.3 percent, says Chief Sam Dotson.
Jennifer Joyce announces new attempt to reduce unlawful gun ownership.
Four people were shot in the 600 block of Olive. One died.
Hail of bullets hit man in an S.U.V.
St. Louis police arrested a 22-year-old man and are searching for two others believed to have been involved in the abduction of a 64-year-old woman during an attempt to rob a jewelry store last week.
Jeron Frairson is being held on $750,000 bond