A suburban St. Louis police chief says some residents caught driving under the influence are given a ride home instead of being arrested as part of “community-based policing” tactics aimed at improving law enforcement relations with the public.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Three Arrests After Fights at WIU Dance in Macomb

The dance hosted by the Black Student Association


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2 Arrested After Fight at Galleria Mall, Stores Close Early

Police say the two female teens at the center of the fight have a history of dislike and it was unrelated to events in Ferguson.


Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.


Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.


Fight on MetroLink Train Lead to Arrests

Metro spokesperson Patti Beck says two coworkers were aboard a train heading west on the Blue Line around 6 a.m. when the physical altercation began.


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5 Accused of Attack at St. Louis County High School

Three women and two students are accused of assaulting a freshman at McCluer North High School



Brawl in E. St. Louis Goes Viral

Mayor calls for metal detectors


Latonya Davis staged a fight involving her 2-year-old daughter and a 3-year-old boy, then posted the video on Facebook.

St. Louis Mom Who Staged Fight with Toddlers Gets Probation

A St. Louis woman who staged a fight involving her 2-year-old daughter and a 3-year-old boy, then posted video of the crying toddlers on Facebook, has been placed on probation.



Video Offers Tips On Surviving “Active-Shooter Event”

Bystanders urged to “run, hide, fight” if caught up in shooting incident.


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Woman Charged With Forcing Two Toddlers To Fight

Video of the crying, battling children was posted to Latonya Davis’ Facebook page.




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