Could Fire Budget Cuts Be Solution For More STL Police?Slay's office hasn't denounced the idea of cutting money from the fire budget to hire more police.
St. Louis to Receive DOJ Grant to Hire More PoliceSt. Louis was not listed as one of the selected cities to receive grant money for body cameras.
Registered Voters Exceed Population in 17 Illinois CountiesThe Public Interest Legal Foundation reports 141 of the nation's counties have this problem.
Wanted: More Women to Serve on City Boards and Commissions"Our research on civic engagement shows that while women have the drive and desire to serve on a board or commission, many feel they do not have the knowledge or experience to do so."
Police Chief Supports Vote for Tax Raise, More OfficersA plan to ask St. Louis City voters to raise some taxes and fees to hire more police is getting support from St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson.
Frustrated St. Louis Police Chief Calls for More OfficersAt times during the two-hour hearing, Dotson admitted the obvious - that the crime rate in St. Louis has outpaced the ability of the existing police force to keep up.
Residents to NGA: We Won't Want You HereThe 47 homeowners on the North St. Louis site that is on the list of possible locations for the agency's new location gathered signatures from around the country.
Voters Could Decide on Tax Raise for More St. Louis PoliceSt. Louis city voters could be asked in August whether they want to raise some taxes and fees to pay for 180 more police officers.
MORE Marches to St. Louis County Judge's House, Calls for New ProsecutorA civil rights group calling for the presiding judge of St. Louis County to reopen the Ferguson case took a direct approach Sunday.
Judge: No Vote on Proposal to Limit Tax Breaks to Energy CompaniesA St. Louis Circuit Court judge upheld a permanent injunction against a group that was seeking to let voters decide whether fossil fuel companies such as Peabody should be denied future tax breaks from the city.
Board of Aldermen Passes Foreclosure Mediation OrdinanceThe measure was sponsored by Aldermanic President Lewis Reed and still needs the signature of Mayor Slay.
Dozen Arrested At Peabody Protest DowntownThe nonviolent protest was organized to draw attention to Peabody's mining operations in Appalachia and Arizona.