The Crime Victim Advocacy Center held its annual vigil for families of homicide victims on April 11, 2015 in north St. Louis County (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Families Mourn 198 Homicide Victims

St. Louis region’s crime victim advocacy center holds yearly vigil


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Arrest Made in Downtown St. Louis Slaying of College Student

St. Louis prosecutors say 18-year-old Christopher Grant is charged with first-degree murder.



Woman Shot Dead in South St. Louis

Witnesses say they heard an argument in the street before shots were fired


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Factors Behind Sharp Rise in St. Louis Murder Rate

The St. Louis murder total for the year is nearing 150 – a 35 percent increase over murders this time last year.


A vigil is held in South St. Louis for the Bosnian man killed by four teens with hammers on Sunday. (Allison Blood/KMOX)

Fourth Arrest Expected Soon in Bevo Neighborhood Hammer Attack

The St. Louis city prosecutor says police are close to apprehending the fourth suspect in the weekend hammer attack in the Bevo neighborhood.


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Man Beaten to Death with Hammers in St. Louis

St. Louis Bosnians are angry after the brutal hammer attack. Just under 100 gathered in the middle of Gravois on late Sunday night, some with signs that read “no justice.”


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UPDATED: Five St. Louis Murders in About 24 Hours

The death brings the city’s murder total for 2014 to 110.


Photo courtesy of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.

St. Louis Police Searching for Vehicle in Connection with Double Homicide

The vehicle shown is wanted for the double homicide that occurred at No. 2 S. 4th St. on Oct. 6.



Homicide Investigation In Ferguson

Police aren’t saying much about man found at Airport & Henquin, Friday afternoon.


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Assault Victim Dies A Month Later

St. Louis Police say Dennis Whitby was found unconscious after being punched in the face