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St. Louis City Hall (KMOX/file photo)

St. Louis Aldermen to Vote on Civilian Review Board

A seven-member review panel would look into citizen complaints about police misconduct. The same body would also review police policy and practices and even make recommendations.

04/20/2015

Supporters of a Civilian Review Board to monitor St. Louis Police gather outside City Hall. (KMOX/Brian Kelly)

St. Louis Police Review Board Moves Forward

Bill perfected in voice vote, final passage expected Monday.

04/15/2015

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Officers May Face Restrictions Using Deadly Force

The officer related shooting in South Carolina that led to murder charges against the officer would be legal in Missouri, but that could change.

04/14/2015

St. Louis Police

Dotson: Plenty of Blame for Violent Crime Increase to Go Around

Dotson says a lack of help for those dealing with issues that lead to crime are leaving police alone on the front lines.

04/14/2015

Photo provided by Missouri State Auditors office/UPI

Clayton Police Expected Make Announcement About Schweich’s Suicide

UMSL Political Science professor Dave Robertson says Conservative Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway could be hurt if police announce it was negative campaign tactics that pushed Schweich over the edge.

04/14/2015

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Does the Walter Scott Shooting Affect St. Louis Police?

Does the police involved shooting of Walter Scott in Charleston, South Carolina, have a bearing on police in St. Louis?

04/13/2015

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Search for Hit-and-Run Driver Who Injured Father, Son Continues

The vehicle was a red Chevy pickup with Illinois plates driven by a while male suspect.

04/09/2015

Justin Rhine (Courtesy of St. Louis County Police)

Charges Issued for Fenton Robbery Where Woman Punched in Face

Justin Rhine, 23, was picked up when he tried to use the woman’s stolen credit card at a gas station.

04/08/2015

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St. Louis Police Officer Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

A St. Louis police officer accused of working with drug dealers, pleads guilty in federal court.

04/06/2015

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‘Better Together’ Study Examines St. Louis Area Policing

St. Louisans pay about $100 per capita more than Indy or Louisville for police service, report shows.

04/03/2015

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