In Missouri, a 15-year-old girl plead guilty in the 2009 death of a young neighbor, she wrote about it in her diary.
St. Louis police say 31-year-old man’s body found Sunday morning on North Newstead
St. Louisans also educating youth as a way of preventing future gun violence
Three separate incidents in St. Louis Monday night have led to one death and four others hospitalized.
Rising violence in St. Louis has led federal and local law enforcement and prosecutors to collaborate on a project aimed at reducing the problem.
Boyd has been pushing for more St. Louis police officers, though some of his colleagues tabled a bill that called for 160 new officers.
One of the two victims was pronounced dead at the scene. The other is in the hospital.
Authorities say there hasn’t been a murder in Hermann since the police chief took his job 13 years ago.
The latest crime statistics for the city of St. Louis were reported Monday evening and show homicides are up 58.6 percent.
Police are investigating a homicide in University City that initially started as a fire investigation.