A St. Louis police officer has been arrested after the FBI and department find guns, heroin and a large amount of cash during a search of a location in the 4500 block of Page Avenue on Tuesday.
The officer responded to a non-emergency call last Friday when the alleged misconduct took place. A complaint was filed the next day.
A former Washington Park Police Officer has been arrested and faces several charges.
The report suggests the best way to serve the community is to train recruits for St. Louis city and county police in a single, state-of-the-art training center.
The commission called for training in tactics, anti-bias and officer wellness.
The bill would change part of that law to allow deadly force only if police reasonably believe the suspect has committed or tried to commit a violent felony.
There has been an officer-involved shooting in the 5000 block of Ridge in the city of St. Louis.
Dotson has set up a committee to look at “best practices” from those already using them, but he says right now the city can’t afford them.
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Does the police involved shooting of Walter Scott in Charleston, South Carolina, have a bearing on police in St. Louis?