The St. Louis Civilian Review Board that will investigate alleged wrongdoing by St. Louis police still faces the threat of a lawsuit from the police union.
A seven-member review panel would look into citizen complaints about police misconduct. The same body would also review police policy and practices and even make recommendations.
An Edwardsville police dispatcher is accused of trying to cover up for an officer charged with burglarizing homes and businesses while on duty.
With the blessing of the mayor, a plan to create a civilian review board to monitor complaints of police misconduct in St. Louis comes before the board of aldermen today.
A western Illinois sheriff is facing a felony misconduct charge for a 2012 death investigation of a woman who overdosed on heroin.
Judicial disciplinary commission had recommended dismissal.
Message on school district website indicates they’re cooperating with police.
Report: Woman was fondled inside a tent at Kiener Plaza.
Brendan Kelly says no one is above the law, especially those who have sworn to uphold it.