Jon Belmar

Photo: KMOX files

Suspended County Cop Says He’s Retiring

Dan Page is expected to receive full benefits


Captain Ronald Johnson (L), of the MIssouri HIghway Patrol is seen with St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson prior to the funeral of slain 18-year old teenager Michael Brown Jr. at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis, Missouri on August 25, 2014. (Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)

Missouri National Guard Completes Departure from Ferguson

The Missouri National Guard has completed its departure from Ferguson where the citizen-soldiers were summoned to help quell unrest after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown.


(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Suspect Charged With Assault in Tuesday Night Officer-Involved Shooting

Britton Esreal, 19, has been charged with second-degree assault on a law enforcement officer and armed criminal action in Tuesday night’s shooting during more unrest in Ferguson.


Photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images

Social Media Blamed for Some of the Scope of Ferguson Looting

Twitter and Facebook are getting some of the blame for the sprawling scope of this week’s rioting in Ferguson.


Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Police: Michael Brown Struggled With Officer Before Shooting

St. Louis County police chief Jon Belmar says teen tried to grab officer’s sidearm.


Crowds gather to protest fatal shooting of 18-year-old man by Ferguson police officer. Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Tensions High in Ferguson After Teen Shot, Killed by Police

An angry crowd of a couple hundred people marched into a suburban St. Louis County police department Sunday morning, demanding answers a day after a police officer shot and killed an 18-year-old black man.


New St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar.  (photo credit: Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Jon Belmar Named as New St. Louis County Police Chief

The St. Louis County Police Board announced Friday that Jon Belmar will be the next chief. Belmar is replacing Tim Fitch who announced his retirement in December.



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