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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

Hiring More St. Louis Police Officers Could Still Be a Distant Dream

Alderman Joe Vaccaro wants more police, and says in 2008, St. Louis voters approved Proposition S, a sales tax increase, that’s still being paid today.

08/23/2015

(Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Peaceful Night At Scene of Police Shooting

Protestors block intersection, march, but no violence.

08/22/2015

Photo: Rob Kim/Getty Images

Autopsy: Suspect Killed by St. Louis Police Was Shot in Back

Police Chief Sam Dotson tells the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the location of Mansur Ball-Bey’s wound neither proves nor disproves two officers’ accounts that Ball-Bey pointed a gun at them before they shot at him Wednesday.

08/21/2015

Predator Drone (credit: General Atomics/Getty Images)

Illinois Police Have 2 Drone-Like Unmanned Aircraft

says the system, which has a camera on it like many drones, can be used like it was a first responder of sorts.

08/21/2015

St. Louis firefighter Victor Wooten and Capt. Bryan Radley (R) check a building in north St. Louis on August 20, 2015 that was destroyed by fire the night before. St. Louis police officers shot and killed an 18-year-old near the building, after they arrived to serve a search warrant. The action brought out protesters looting businesses and burning several abandon buildings. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Calls for Calm, Fear of More Trouble Tonight in North St. Louis

“This is not just about the police shooting a young man,” Moore said. “It’s about life, period. About what’s acceptable and what’s not.”

08/20/2015

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Court Rules Against St. Louis Police in Ticket Scandal

The ruling was on an appeal of a 2006 case involving officers distributing World Series Tickets confiscated from scalpers.

08/20/2015

St. Louis Metropolitan Police

Police Video: Protesters Throw Rocks, Bricks at Police

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson promised to show the public a video from the front line of police at his news conference Wednesday regarding the protests at Page Avenue and Walton Road in north St. Louis.

08/20/2015

(Jessica Machetta/KMOX)

Protests, Fires After Deadly Police-Involved Shooting

Later Wednesday, police made nine arrests and used tear gas to clear a street after protesters ignored commands and threw glass bottles and rocks at officers, Dotson said.

08/19/2015

(Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

St. Louis Police Officers Shoot, Kill Suspect

Police say dead suspect was one of two who ran from house while officers serving search warrant.

08/19/2015

(Courtesy of the Overland Police Department)

Police: St. Louis Man Dies After Jumping From Moving Squad Car

The man was in handcuffs, but somehow opened the police car’s back door and jumped out.

08/19/2015

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