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Gene Stubblefield

Dale Glass hired as acting commissioner of the St. Louis Division of Corrections.  (Photo provided by the City of St. Louis)

Dale Glass Hired as New St. Louis Corrections Commissioner

Glass will take over the job on Monday.

05/31/2012

City Corrections Commissioner Gene Stubblefiled, (KMOX/file photo)

City Fires Top Jailer after Dispute over Escapes

Four inmates had escaped since the spring, but Gene Stubblefiled blamed it on a Slay Administration culture of budget cutting

01/06/2012

Suspended City Corrections Commissioner Gene Stubblefield

Suspended Jailer Blames Slay Adminstration Cuts for Wave of Escapes

Dispute rages over whether Stubblefield’s management or budget cuts led to escapes

10/25/2011

St. Louis Medium Security Jail, Hall Street (KMOX/file photo)

Investigators Sort Out Strange Coincidence of Friday Night Jailbreak

How did someone escape on the very night the city’s top jailer was suspended for too many escapes?

09/19/2011

Gene Stubblefield

Top St. Louis Jail Official Suspended

Commissioner Gene Stubblefield was suspended Friday just hours before an inmate escaped.

09/19/2011

Lorenzo Pollard

UPDATE: Prison Escapee Arrested

Police tell KMOX that 31-year-old Lorenzo Pollard escaped late Friday night from the St. Louis City medium security jail facility.

09/18/2011