Hot-Spot Policing Underway in Four St. Louis NeighborhoodsUniformed, plainclothes officers will flood crime-prone areas for next 7-10 days.
St. Louis Alderman Asking for More Police Patrols in His Ward"I'm seeing more houses go for sale, and if we're going to keep our neighborhood together, we need to see police presence," Vaccaro says.
Burglaries Up in Tower Grove South after Hot Spot Policing EndsAlderwoman Jennifer Florida says there's been a bump in burglary and a spike in car theft in Tower Grove South since hot-spot policing came to an end.
Hot Spot Policing: Does it Work?Tower Grove was flooded with extra police as a part of the "hot spot" program just recently, so why did somebody break into 18 parked cars there after the extra patrols were gone?
Boy Severely Bitten by Dog in Wells-Goodfellow NeighborhoodHe was spared the additional pain of rabies shots when hot-spot officers patrolling the Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood helped track down the dog.
Wells-Goodfellow Hot-Spot Policing Results in Arrests, Gun ConfiscationsWithin 12 hours of the roll-out of the effort to bring peace to the neighborhood that's seen at least 8 murders and several shootings in recent months, police had made 12 arrests and confiscated 4 guns.
Wells-Goodfellow is Latest Target of Hot Spot PolicingSt. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson sent nearly three dozen officers into the troubled Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood this morning.
Hot Spot Police Effort in Tower Grove South NeighborhoodA roll call for additional officers will be held Wednesday morning
Police Departments Predicting Crime - Down to the Person?We used to worry that "Big Brother" was watching us. In the future, will authorities simply predict what we're about to do?
St. Louis Police Launch Redistricting PlanIt's official. The St. Louis Police Department implemented their redistricting plan early Monday morning changing nine police districts into six.
Police Adding Additional Patrols in South St. Louis Beginning TodayPolice say hot spot policing has been very successful in north and west St. Louis. Now, the south side will see the way it works.
Woman, 20, Injured in Fountain Park ShootingIt happened around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 1100 block of Aubert, just a couple blocks north of Fountain Park.