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An emotional St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay makes his remarks as St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson looks on during a news conference in St. Louis on January 15, 2015. St. Louis recorded six murders in five unrelated incidents in a 12-hour period. The two are outraged and say the city gun laws are too lenient. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

More Police Officers and a ‘No Violence Alliance’ – What’s the Status?

Mayor Slay says aldermen have to approve plan for more police, and Kansas City lessons are still being digested.

03/24/2015

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Are There Too Many Towns in St. Louis County Propped Up By Over-Ticketing?

Police departments in existence to write tickets that keep towns afloat – former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch says there are too many of them in the St. Louis area, and their days may be numbered.

03/16/2015

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Pastor Claims Ferguson Shooting Suspect ‘Set Up’ By Police

Bishop Derrick Robinson of Kingdom Destiny Fellowship Church in St. Louis told MSNBC that he believes Williams was “set up” by police after meeting with him.

03/16/2015

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Former St. Louis City Police Officer Charged with Aiding Drug Dealer

A former St. Louis city officer is accused of giving a 12-inch shotgun to a man storing crack cocaine and marijuana at a house in the 3800 block of Cottage Avenue.

03/13/2015

Rev. Al Sharpton raises his hands while flanked by Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr., parents of Michael Brown who was killed by police in Ferguson, Mo., during a news conference at the National Press Club, on Sept. 25, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sharpton: ‘We Don’t Know’ If Any Protesters Were Behind Ferguson Shooting

Rev. Al Sharpton told MSNBC on Thursday that it’s too early to tell if any of the protesters were behind the shooting.

03/12/2015

FERGUSON, MO -  MARCH 12:  A police line tape is shown as it blocks off an area on South Florissant Road outside the Ferguson Police Department on March12, 2015 in Ferguson, MO. Two police officers were shot and wounded in front of the Ferguson Police department overnight as protestors gathered after the resignation of Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson. Both officers were taken to hospital with serious injuries but were reported to be concious. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Two Police Officers Shot Outside Ferguson Police Department in Serious Condition

One hit in face. One in shoulder. Shooter at large.

03/12/2015

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Man Charged After Allegedly Throwing Knives at Officers

A St. Charles County man is facing charges for allegedly throwing two knives at police officers from a second-floor window.

03/10/2015

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Federal Probe Could Scuttle St. Louis Drug Cases

Sources tell KMOX News that the investigation is looking at whether armed officers in street clothes worked as security details for drug dealers.

03/09/2015

Protesters against police line at the Ferguson Police Department on March 4. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ferguson Protesters Return to Police Headquarters

Protesters outside police headquarters in Ferguson shouted “I told you so!” after the U.S. Department of Justice found patterns of discrimination in the department.

03/05/2015

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

Federal Probe into SLMPD – Are St. Louis Officers Working for Drug Dealers?

KMOX News has learned that at least four – and as many as 25 – city police officers are under investigation. Sources tell us the the probe is centered on whether officers were hired to provide protection for drug dealers.

03/05/2015

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