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Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce

Police Chiefs Warn of Rise in Social Media Murders

Killings coordinated on social media have the attention of major city police chiefs who met this week in Washington, D.C.

12 hours ago

Daniel Boone Fuller (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Fuller Lives on Billboard for 13 Days and Counting

Boone says his demonstration has only had one bad encounter.

07/22/2015

File photo of a police car. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

UPDATED: 4 Homicides in 8 Hours Overnight in St. Louis

City’s murder total has topped 100 in mid-July, compared to 71 through July 2014.

07/20/2015

KMOX/Brad Choat

Three More Dead on Streets of St. Louis

There were three murders in the city of St. Louis within a three-hour span early Sunday.

07/19/2015

Kevin Killeen/KMOX

Frustrated St. Louis Police Chief Calls for More Officers

At 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.

05/07/2015

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that 36-year-old Joseph Jesse Aldridge, apparently killed seven individuals and injured another at multiple residences in Tyrone, Missouri before fleeing and killing himself on February 26, 2015. Aldridge, who was found dead inside his vehicle in nearby Shannon County, is a cousin of the victims. Photo provided by Missouri State Highway Patrol/UPI

Texas County Mo. In Mourning

Police release final three names of Friday killing spree involving alleged gunman Joseph Aldridge (pictured)

02/28/2015

(KMOX/Brad Choat)

Call is Out for More Police in the City

Aldermanic President Lewis Reed has asked the city’s budget director to find spendable money in the existing budget.

12/03/2014

North St. Louis Shootings Leave Two People Dead

Police have released no information on suspects in either case.

10/25/2014

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Study: More Blacks in St. Louis Killed by Other Blacks Compared to White Officers

A University of Missouri – St. Louis researcher says emotions aside, the number of black youth who have been fatally shot by white police officers has been fairly low in recent years.

10/15/2014

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Murder in St. Louis on the Rise, Total Crime Down

A spike in murders highlights the latest monthly crime report in the city of St. Louis.

10/08/2014

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