Police say that so far this year, there have been 20 more burglaries and five more robberies in the neighborhood.
The child was taken to St. Louis Children’s Hospital but officials haven’t released the toddler’s condition.
St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar says he’s proud of the officers who shot and killed an armed man in Jennings this morning.
A Missouri police officer who used a stun gun on a 17-year-old during a traffic stop says he smelled marijuana in the vehicle and saw him recording the incident on an iPhone.
Just after 10 p.m., a 23-year-old man and his 1-year-old son were shot in the 6000 block of Emma.
It may be difficult for Missouri to reimburse local police for their work in Ferguson. Mike O’Connell, spokesman for the Department of Public Safety, says it just isn’t done.
17-year-old Bryce Masters of Independence began slowly recovering overnight and was able to answer questions from hospital staff on Wednesday.
Both departments say they want the state to reimburse them, or else it could have a drastic impact on local police budgets.
Four suspects are in custody in St. Louis and accused of two robberies, then leading police on a chase through downtown.
The citizens police academy was scheduled before the Ferguson shooting, but will likely address some of the issues raised by the Michael Brown case.