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St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson with Mayor Slay talks crime numbers

Mark Reardon: Mayor Francis Slay & Police Chief Sam Dotson In Studio

Mayor Francis Slay and Police Chief Sam Dotson join us in studio to discuss the Gun Court Docket and House Bill 436.

09/05/2013

Work crews are hustling to put the finishing touches on the new home for the St. Louis University law school at 100 N. Tucker (12th St.) in downtown St. Louis. KMOX News got an exclusive look at the work being done inside the 12-story building to get it ready for 800+ students, faculty and staff who will start moving in on June 24th. The school's expected to be completely occupied by mid-August. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

SLU Law Hosts Discussion on Armed Offenders Docket

Dean Michael Wolff is convening a meeting Wednesday of some 60 public policy officials to talk about Mayor Francis Slay’s proposal for an armed offenders docket.

09/04/2013

St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay signs executive order returning control of the police department back to the citizens of St. Louis after being run by the State of Missouri for 152 years. Looking on at the August 31, 2013 ceremony are (L to R) St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson, Police Board Commissioners Erwin Switzer, Richard Gray and Bettye Battlle-Turner.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Mayor Slay Signs Off On Local Police Control

State-appointed police board adjourns, turning over management to city.

08/31/2013

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson (KMOX file photo)

Dotson: Safeguards Are In Place Against Corruption

“Anytime I think anything is criminal or inappropriate, it is my duty and my responsibility to stand up and say so,” Dotson says.

08/26/2013

AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER

Wingsuit Flyer Promises to Avoid the Arch

Spokeswoman Meghan Spork said Polli will reach speeds of 140 mph as he does stunts such as flips during the three-minute flight over downtown.

08/22/2013

police tape

Two Days, Two Triple Shootings

Just several hours after Monday’s shooting, Police Chief Dotson tweeted that no one has been willing to come forward to give police information. He went on to say “We must do better.”

08/06/2013

A file photo of downtown Detroit, Michigan.

Mayor Slay: St. Louis Is Not Detroit

The Motor City’s meltdown has Slay’s attention but he says he’s not taking a look at any changes to fiscal policy based on what happened in Detroit.

08/05/2013

Cupples

Slay Spokesperson: City Hall Not Sending Mixed Signals on Preservation

A spokesperson for St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says he’s not sending mixed signals about preserving the city’s historic past.

07/24/2013

Getty Images

Missouri Prisons Near Capacity; Director Welcomes More Inmates

Missouri’s current prison population is 31,400 inmates, just about 100 inmates less than operating capacity. Corrections Director George Lombardi says they are ready to handle what courts send them.

07/22/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mo. Chief Justice Comments on Proposed Gun Court

“If the folks in St. Louis feel that a gun docket would help them lowering crime and improving the life of residents then that’s something that is their prerogative.”

07/08/2013

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