Former St. Louis County police chief Tim Fitch believes the prosecution of officers may just be to quiet an angry community.
Ferguson’s Interim Police Chief starts his first day on the job today.
Andre Anderson is coming from the Glendale, Arizona, Police Department, where he has worked for 24 years.
Dotson says the credit can go mainly to the FBI for bringing resources together for the city of St. Louis.
Authorities say there hasn’t been a murder in Hermann since the police chief took his job 13 years ago.
Fair Saint Louis will have a chain link perimeter fence and plain-clothes police officers to keep the area safe.
Some aldermen say they want panel members who don’t have a bias – for or against – the police.
“We arrest criminals and they say ‘I’m not worried about it. I got paper. I got probation the first time, and I’ll get paper the second time,'” complained a frustrated Police Chief Sam Dotson.
A 17-month-old girl is dead – a victim of what the Festus police chief calls the worst case of child abuse he’s ever seen.
Two men with ties to the New Black Panther Party who were reportedly plotting to bomb the Gateway Arch are indicted by a federal grand jury in St. Louis.