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Missing Rolla Girls May Be Heading Towards St. Louis

Police: The pair could be meeting up with someone involved in “criminal activity”.

07/03/2015

Elyse J. Mamino

Belleville Woman Pleads Guilty in Newborn Son’s Suffocation

This is the second time she was convicted of killing her newborn child.

07/02/2015

A large group of police officers advance toward demonstrators protesting the killing of teenager Michael Brown on August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Police shot smoke and tear gas into the crowd of several hundred as they advanced near the police command center which has been set up in a shopping mall parking lot. Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his death. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Federal Report Faults Police Actions During Ferguson Unrest

A Justice Department report summary has found across-the-board flaws in police’s response last summer to the protests in Ferguson, including antagonizing crowds and violating free-speech rights.

06/30/2015

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St. Louis County Police Officers Leaving for Better Pay

Since 2014, 58 St. Louis County police officers have left the department, and many say it’s for better pay.

06/29/2015

Natalie Williams (Courtesy of the SLMPD)

St. Louis Officer Arrested After Guns, Drugs Found in Search

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.

06/24/2015

Gregory K. Nelson Photo/Illinois StatePolice

UPDATE: Illinois State Police Accuse Man of Shooting at Trooper

Suspect pulled weapon after trooper noticed bulge in his pants.

06/24/2015

Michael Anthony Rasmussen (Illinois State Police)

Troy Man Charged with Sexual Assault of a Child

Michael Anthony Rasmussen, 54, was charged by the Madison County prosecutor and is jailed on a $500,000 bond.

06/23/2015

(File photo. Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images.)

Police: Man Dies After Ambulance Jump, Resisting Police

Authorities said officers responding to a report that a man was standing in a street, yelling for police to be called, were told at the scene by the man’s mother that her son was acting paranoid, and that she feared for her safety and that of her son.

06/22/2015

St. Louis Board of Aldermen

St. Louis City Budget Includes $1 Million Surplus

The $1.1 Billion budget excludes more police officers but added a civilian review board of police violence.

06/19/2015

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Naked Missouri Man Arrested After Trying to Flee on Bike

The Southeast Missourian reports police responded to reports Tuesday of a man who was only wearing shoes at Arena Park. Police found him near the park’s train.

06/17/2015

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