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Former Police Detective Sentenced to 5 Years for Informing Drug Dealers

Former East St. Louis officer Orlando Ward was sentenced this morning in federal court.

05/09/2014

Roll call for Wells-Goodfellow hot spot policing on May 7. Photo: KMOX/Brian Kelly

Wells-Goodfellow is Latest Target of Hot Spot Policing

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson sent nearly three dozen officers into the troubled Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood this morning.

05/07/2014

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Gunman, 3 Others Killed In Arkansas Shootings 

Police say a man shot and killed 2 people in an Arkansas residence, 1 person in a business before being found dead of a gunshot wound in a vehicle.

05/03/2014

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Police Interrupt Armed Robbery at McDonald’s

It happened around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday when a 21-year-old man entered the McDonald’s at Natural Bridge and Kingshighway, armed with a gun.

05/01/2014

Cartoon on Coptalk depicting Chief Sam Dotson as a slug farmer

St. Louis Police Chief Apologizes for “Slugs” Comment

The St. Louis Police Union called the Chief to complain, and the Chief issued an apology to his officers.

04/28/2014

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“Fight Mobs” Initiated Through Social Media

St. Louis Police are beginning to check social media such as Twitter and Facebook in efforts to prevent Mob Fights.

04/25/2014

Chief Sam Dotson (KMOX/file photo)

Chief Dotson Discusses St. Louis Crime at City Hall

Dotson said the overall crime rate is down, but also referred to some of his officers as “slugs.”

04/25/2014

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Off-Duty Police Can Carry Handguns at Busch Stadium, Scottrade Center

If you’re going to the Blues or Cardinals games tonight, there’s a chance the person sitting next to you may be carrying a handgun.

04/25/2014

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St. Charles Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect

Police were called to a home Wednesday night, where witnesses said a 52-year-old man was threatening people and setting off fireworks.

04/17/2014

Photo: KMOX/Allison Blood

Shots Fired During Fenton Robbery

The officer is said to be okay, but there’s no word on the condition of the suspect involved.

04/16/2014

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