St. Louisans pay about $100 per capita more than Indy or Louisville for police service, report shows.
Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.
Becky Shoenig only had her car for two months when it was stolen out of her driveway. It was recovered Tuesday night – with some modifications.
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.
Ill. Attorney General Lisa Madigan convening a working group to combat sexual assault.
The Missouri legislative session recently heard bills dealing with major Ferguson related issues, but no action was taken.
Jefferson City Police Capt. Doug Shoemaker said Tuesday that the note from Spence Jackson was dated March 27. Jackson was found dead Sunday in his Jefferson City apartment from a single gunshot wound to the head.
Jeffrey Williams is accused of wounding the officers on March 12, during an early-morning rally sparked by the resignation of Ferguson’s police chief. Both officers are expected to recover.
Supporters say a proposal to require unpaid leave for an officer during investigations of some police-involved fatal shootings would help restore trust after the shooting death of an 18-year-old in Ferguson.
A police spokeswoman says officers were in the the area of 17th and Chestnut when they witnessed occupants of a green car firing shots.