Grassroots effort results in crime-fighting office upstairs from Bosnian Chamber of Commerce
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.
The St. Louis Police open up the doors to their new state-of-the-art “Real Time Crime Center.”
Dotson says a lack of help for those dealing with issues that lead to crime are leaving police alone on the front lines.
A St. Louis police officer accused of working with drug dealers, pleads guilty in federal court.
In the wake of a recorded beating of a man on a MetroLink train, efforts are underway to increase security on the light rail system.
Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.
Mayor Slay says aldermen have to approve plan for more police, and Kansas City lessons are still being digested.
KMOX News has learned that at least four – and as many as 25 – city police officers are under investigation. Sources tell us the the probe is centered on whether officers were hired to provide protection for drug dealers.