Sam Dotson

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

Photo: iStock

Police: Crime Numbers Up in Tower Grove

Police say that so far this year, there have been 20 more burglaries and five more robberies in the neighborhood.

09/19/2014

FERGUSON, MO - SEPTEMBER 09:  Residents shout out during the Ferguson city council meeting on September 9, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. The meeting was held at Greater Grace Church to accommodate the large crowd. Most residents used the meeting to express their anger at how the police and city council handled the shooting of teenager Michael Brown and the unrest that followed.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protestors Seeking Tickets to Get Into Sunday Rams Game

KMOX News has learned Ferguson protestors are seeking St. Louis Rams tickets in the hopes of getting into the Edward Jones Dome and disrupting this Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys.

09/19/2014

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

Dotson and Officers Preparing for Protestors at Weekend Games

Protestors at this week’s St. Louis County Council meeting loudly proclaimed their plans to disrupt this weekend’s Cardinals and Rams games if their demands were not met. Sam Dotson has a message for protestors.

09/18/2014

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