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Parma, Missouri (Courtesy of parma-mo.com)

Missouri Town, New Mayor Grapple with Mass Resignations

Several residents of a tiny southeast Missouri town said Monday they don’t believe the abrupt resignations of five of six members of the police force after the longtime mayor, a white man, lost to a black woman have anything to do with racism.

04/21/2015

(Courtesy of St.Louis Police Department)

St. Louis Police Open ‘Real Time Crime Center’

The St. Louis Police open up the doors to their new state-of-the-art “Real Time Crime Center.”

04/17/2015

MetroLink beating

MetroLink Beating Prompts Increase in Police Patrol

In the wake of a recorded beating of a man on a MetroLink train, efforts are underway to increase security on the light rail system.

04/06/2015

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UPDATED: Two Charged in Connection with Shooting of O’Fallon Teen

Police are looking into circumstances leading up to a shooting Thursday evening in O’Fallon in which a juvenile was shot.

04/03/2015

Police interviewing witnesses of a shooting along the Delmar Loop on Saturday, March 31st, 2012. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Police Form Unit to Stop Nightspot Violence

Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.

04/03/2015

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Local Men Indicted on Federal Explosives and Weapons Charges

Two men with ties to the New Black Panther Party who were reportedly plotting to bomb the Gateway Arch are indicted by a federal grand jury in St. Louis.

04/02/2015

Jeffrey Williams (St. Louis County Police photo)

Man Charged in Shooting Officers in Ferguson Discusses It In Jail Audio

The attorney for the man accused of shooting two police officers during a demonstration in Ferguson expressed surprise Wednesday at audio of jail telephone calls in which his client appears to confess.

04/01/2015

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

Jeff Pachoud, Getty Images

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

Jeffrey Williams (St. Louis County Police photo)

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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