Fitch says 15 of the 59 officers who were killed in the line of duty last year were ambushed – triple the number from the year before.
The man was in handcuffs, but somehow opened the police car’s back door and jumped out.
I-70 shut down, federal courthouse blocked and frozen water bottles thrown at police, but no shootings on Monday.
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.