Child Homicides Taking Toll in Kansas City Metropolitan AreaStatistically, this year's numbers aren't much worse than most in the past decade, police say. But it's the way many of the children have died that has sparked revulsion.
Fuller Lives on Billboard for 13 Days and CountingBoone says his demonstration has only had one bad encounter.
UPDATED: 4 Homicides in 8 Hours Overnight in St. LouisCity's murder total has topped 100 in mid-July, compared to 71 through July 2014.
Murder in St. Louis on the Rise, Total Crime DownA spike in murders highlights the latest monthly crime report in the city of St. Louis.
St. Louis County Crime Rate Drops For 5th Straight YearNow at lowest level since 1969
Dotson: St. Louis Crime Down, Despite Increase in MurdersThe number of murders investigated by the Metropolitan Police Department in 2013 rose from the year before, but St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson said overall the latest crime statistics paint a better picture than in years past.
Missouri Tops List of States with Highest Black Homicide Rates African Americans, especially black men have a greater chance of being murdered in Missouri than in any other state, and chances are they'll be killed by a handgun.
Slay: Let Cities Set Gun LawsNormally, the state sets gun laws which apply in every city and county, and that's where Mayor Francis Slay says the problem is.
Prosecutor: East St. Louis Police UnderstaffedESL has 44 officers and the police force has been able to only solve about half of the city's homicides.
Police Investigate Year's First Two HomicidesAuthorities say a 52-year-old man was gun down hours in to the new year.