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St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

City Prosecutor Reviews Shaw Shooting After Police Find it ‘Justified’

The St. Louis city prosecutor is now reviewing the Oct. 8 fatal police shooting of Vonderrit Myers Jr. in the Shaw neighborhood, after a police investigation found the shooting was “justified.”

12/08/2014

Demonstrators in Washington D.C. protest the Ferguson grand jury decision to not indict officer Darren Wilson in the Michael Brown case.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Rally Across U.S. for Second Day

Peaceful demonstrators marched in Seattle and disrupted traffic in New York and Cleveland. Rallies also formed in New Jersey, Maine, Maryland and elsewhere.

11/25/2014

KMOX Breaking News

Police Officer Shot In University City Expected To Be Okay

A University City police officer was shot late Monday evening.

11/25/2014

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SW Missouri Sheriff’s Deputy Gunned Down

Reports indicate Cedar County officer Matthew Chism was fatally wounded during an attempted traffic stop.

11/02/2014

Demonstrators block an intersection as they occupy streets protesting the October 8 killing of 18-year-old Vonderrit Myers Jr. by an off duty St. Louis police officer on October 9, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. The St. Louis area has been struggling to heal since riots erupted in suburban Ferguson, Missouri after the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9.  An upside down flag is a universal symbol of distress. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

St. Louis Attorney: ‘This Is A Racial Powder Keg’

Protesters angered by the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by police faced off with officers in south St. Louis for a second night as accusations of racial profiling prompted calls for a federal investigation ahead of a weekend of planned rallies and civil disobedience.

10/10/2014

Demonstrators block an intersection as they occupy streets protesting the October 8 killing of 18-year-old Vonderrit Myers Jr. by an off duty St. Louis police officer on October 9, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. The St. Louis area has been struggling to heal since riots erupted in suburban Ferguson, Missouri after the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9.  An upside down flag is a universal symbol of distress.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

St. Louis Shooting Reignites Anger Among Activists

“This here was racial profiling turned deadly,” said state Sen. Jamilah Nasheed, a St. Louis Democrat.

10/09/2014

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Shots Fired at Off-Duty City Police Officer on I-70.

Officer’s injuries appear to be from broken glass only.

09/28/2014

Jamilah Nasheed. Photo: KMOX

State Sen. Nasheed Calls on AG Holder to Investigate Shooting

Nasheed wants Holder to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of 25-year-old Kajieme Powell August 19.

08/27/2014

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Ferguson Streets Stay Calm After Violent Nights

Tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest that erupted when a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

08/23/2014

Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Capt. Ron Johnson of the Missouri State Highway Patrol at a restaurant in Ferguson. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)

Holder Visits Ferguson, Says He Understands Mistrust Of Police

He promised a full and open investigation of the Michael Brown shooting.

08/20/2014

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