Sam Dotson

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Four Unsolved Highway Shootings – One Fatal – Have Police on Guard

All four shootings took place on Interstate 70 between downtown and the inner-belt from Sept. 4 through Oct. 20.

10/22/2014

The casket of Michael Brown sits inside Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church awaiting the start of his funeral on August 25, 2014 in St. Louis. (Photo by Robert Cohen-Pool/Getty Images)

Who’s Who In Michael Brown Case

Michael Brown: Brown was shot on August 9, 2014 by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson. The story of an unarmed 18-year-old black man shot by a white cop prompted protests in Ferguson, which were met by […]

10/17/2014

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 Alderman Asking for More Police Patrols in His Ward

“I’m seeing more houses go for sale, and if we’re going to keep our neighborhood together, we need to see police presence,” Vaccaro says.

10/13/2014

Police Chief Sam Dotson responds to dangerous city ranking. (KMOX file photo)

St. Louis Officers Preparing for Ferguson Crowd Downtown

Today is the day for what is being called a National March on Ferguson – a protest that organizers say will include acts of civil disobedience.

10/13/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 13:  Demonstrators march through the streets  on October 13, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. The St. Louis area has been struggling to heal since riots erupted following the August 9, killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer in suburban Ferguson. Another teenager, Vonderrit Myers Jr., Was killed by a St. Louis police officer on October 8.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Some St. Louis Arrests at Brown Shooting Protests

Officers arrested 17 protesters and used pepper spray to subdue some of them Sunday in a St. Louis neighborhood.

10/12/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 09:  Demonstrators march through the 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.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

South St. Louis Protestors More Hostile Thursday Night

A large knife was thrown at an officer, and police cars were damaged after an early evening vigil for Vonderrit Myers.

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

Photo/Charles Wade

American Flags Burned During Shaw Shooting Protests

It happened on Flora Place in South St. Louis, not far from the scene where a man was shot and killed by police.

10/09/2014

Photo/Michael Calhoun

Mark Reardon: St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson On The Shaw Neighborhood Shooting

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson discusses the shooting in the Shaw neighborhood last night.

10/09/2014

St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson (KMOX file photo)

St. Louis Police Chief Comments on Recent Shooting Violence

With 15 shootings in 72 hours across the city, St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson is facing questions about what’s going on out there.

09/19/2014

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