Man Who Shot Florissant Officer Gets 2 Life TermsBrian Lamont Cannon Jr. of St. Louis was convicted in March of first-degree assault of a law enforcement officer, two counts of burglary and other felonies.
Man Accused of Paralyzing Florissant Officer Faces Additional ChargesThe additional charges are in addition to the burglary, armed criminal action, and assaulting an officer charges filed in May of 2012.
Former Police Officer Set for Spine Surgery to Remove BulletA former Florissant Police Officer will undergo spinal surgery next Wednesday to remove a bullet from a shooting in May of last year.
Florissant Officer Awarded Purple HeartOfficer Michael Vernon was shot three times by a burglary suspect on May 28.
BackStoppers Donates $50,000 to Injured Florissant Police OfficerThe donation was presented to Officer Vernon Friday at DePaul Hospital
UPDATED: Florissant Police Officer Shot Twice, In Critical ConditionHe was struck in the shoulder and side despite the fact he was wearing a bullet-proof vest.