Alderman Urges Need for Policing on Corner StoresTo underscore the need for more police, north side Alderman Sam Moore says the stepped-up patrols against drug dealers is driving drug trade to his side of town.
Former St. Louis Police Officer Sentenced to 2 Years Jail TimeDon McGhee plead guilty in April 2015.
Former St. Louis City Police Officer Charged with Aiding Drug DealerA former St. Louis city officer is accused of giving a 12-inch shotgun to a man storing crack cocaine and marijuana at a house in the 3800 block of Cottage Avenue.
Federal Probe Could Scuttle St. Louis Drug CasesSources tell KMOX News that the investigation is looking at whether armed officers in street clothes worked as security details for drug dealers.
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.
Pusher Round Up Franklin & Jefferson Counties Twenty-one individuals suspected of being part of a methamphetamine manufacturing and distributing network were taken into custody.
Illinois Crime Fighting Tool DebatedMore police would be wearing a wire, under a bill which has been introduced in the state House.
Illinois Prosecutors Want Drug Suspect's Car, HouseState law allows prosecutors to take and keep the dealers property even if he's never convicted of criminal charges.