Mayor Francis Slay
Mayor Slay has requested 400 members of the National Guard to help in the city after the grand jury’s decision is announced in the Michael Brown case.
The city of St. Louis is looking to boost minority recruiting efforts in its police and fire departments.
A high-level meeting with top state and local political leaders took place Monday to strategize what will happen if the Michael Brown grand jury fails to recommend charges against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
Mayor Slay says he fully recognizes the impact of Ferguson on the City of St. Louis.
A legal challenge to Missouri’s gay marriage ban returned to court in St. Louis Monday and appears to be headed to trial next month.
Shannon Renee McNeal was arrested on a warrant intended for Shannon Raquel McNeal, who was 19 years younger and had died months earlier.
Local leaders are seeking a federal grant to pay to house as many as 60 kids per month at three area shelters.
Mayor Francis Slay named Jennifer Florida to the post through December after Sharon Quigley Carpenter decided to step down amid a nepotism investigation.
An aide to St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says the city is “not even close” on deciding if a ban of carriage rides will take place.
The new police station on Olive Street replaces the current police headquarters on Clark Avenue.