Could Fire Budget Cuts Be Solution For More STL Police?Slay's office hasn't denounced the idea of cutting money from the fire budget to hire more police.
Study: 40 Percent of Gun Cases in Circuit Attorney's Office DroppedA study finds most suspects arrested for gun charges in the city of St. Louis never go to prison because of a loophole in state gun laws or the kindness of judges.
Factors Behind Sharp Rise in St. Louis Murder RateThe St. Louis murder total for the year is nearing 150 - a 35 percent increase over murders this time last year.
Mark Reardon: UMSL Criminologists Dave Klinger & Rick RosenfeldUMSL Criminologists Dave Klinger and Rick Rosenfeld join us in studio to discuss crime stats.
City's Criminologist Calls Crime Ranking 'Baseless'That was Rick Rosenfeld's take on St. Louis' ranking of second for most crime out of cities with similar populations.
Total Information PM: New Crime Numbers In St. LouisNew crime numbers are out -- putting St. Louis at number two for most crimes in cities with a population between 100,000 and 499,000.
Research Shows Hot Spot Policing WorksIt's been reported widely that hot spot policing is very successful, but the main researcher in St. Louis says the latest studies show a somewhat unexpected result.
Mark Reardon: Gun Crimes & Right To Work UMSL criminologist Rick Rosenfeld joins us in studio to discuss guns and crime in the City of St. Louis.
Total Information PM: Crime In St. Louis & The Top Cars In 2013UMSL criminologist Rick Rosenfeld tells us what the city is doing to make residents feel safer. Total Car Score selects the top ten new cars for 2013.