Police Chief Says Current Officers Are Dedicated, But Money TalksSt. Louis City already faces a shortage of 114 police officers, and O'Toole is warning that number will grow if Prop P isn't passed in next month's vote.
De Soto Coffee Shop Pays It Forward with Suspended Chip ProgramIf you would like to buy a drink for a first responder or military member in DeSoto, one coffee shop is making it easy to...."chip" in.
Firefighters Injured, Treated For Heat At Belleville FireOxygen bottles feed two-alarm house fire.
Aldermen Debate Tax Increase for Police, Firefighter SalariesThe proposed sales tax hike would raise about $12 million a year.
Three St. Louis Firefighters Injured in 12 HoursNone of the injuries are thought to be life threatening.
St. Louis Fire Dept. Suffers Turnover Due to Lower SalaryThe chief says a firefighter with experience and a paramedic license in the city makes about $55,000, but can leave for the county and make about $75,000 in other departments.
Fire Heavily Damages 110-Year-Old Victorian HomeThe home owner says he heard an electrical pop that morning - coming from his daughter's room.
Backstoppers Receives Largest Donation from Guns 'n' HosesGuns 'n' Hoses donated $653,000 to Backstoppers - the organization that assists the families of first responders killed in the line of duty.
Two St. Louis Firefighters Injured While Battling House FireCaptain Garon Mosby tells KMOX they were trying to get to the flames in the attic on the third floor.
St. Monica Church Fire Under InvestigationThe Catholic church in Creve Coeur is believed to have been empty at the time of the fire, and there are no reports of injuries.
30th Guns N Hoses Event Among the Biggest in HistoryThe 30th annual Guns 'N Hoses charity event to benefit Backstoppers brought more than 18,000 fans into the Scottrade Center to see first responders battle it out in the ring - all to raise money. The record-setting crowd was the largest in the event's history.
St. Louis Firefighters Rescued After Fall Through StairwellA third firefighter was also hurt after being shocked after coming into contact with live wires.