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Man Shot After Driving at Police Gets 5 Years in Prison

A shoplifting suspect who was shot and wounded by a suburban St. Louis police officer earlier this year has been sentenced to five years in prison.

07/27/2015

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Life Plus 900 Months for Robber Who Paralyzed Victim

Judge: “He had a dark heart and no conscience.”

07/16/2015

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Former St. Louis Police Officer Sentenced to 2 Years Jail Time

Don McGhee plead guilty in April 2015.

07/14/2015

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Obama to Shorten Sentences of 45 Drug-Traffickers

President Barack Obama is shortening the sentences of 45 people convicted of drug-trafficking and is releasing them this November.

07/13/2015

Former Pine Lawn mayor Sylvester Caldwell. Photo courtesy of City of Pine Lawn.

Former Pine Lawn Mayor Pleads Guilty to Extortion Charges

Sylvester Caldwell pled guilty to extortion charges related to a towing company and a Pine Lawn convenience store.

07/06/2015

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O’Fallon Parents Get Max for Caging Autistic Son

A St. Charles County judge has sentenced 45-year-old Terry Smith and his 44-year-old wife, Victoria, to seven years in prison and fined them $500.

05/29/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon addresses the state legislature during the annual State of the State address at the state capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 21, 2015.    Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Mo. Lawmakers Disagree on Murder Sentences for Minors

Missouri lawmakers disagree over how long minors convicted of first-degree murder should have to spend in prison, with a House panel on Monday.

05/04/2015

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Judges’ New Gun Docket Gives Out More Probation Than Prison Time

“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.

04/27/2015

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Killing Suspect Gets 30 Years on Unrelated Drug Conviction

The man accused of killing a southeast Missouri tattoo artist and putting his remains in a septic tank has been sentenced.

04/03/2015

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St. Louis Physician Convicted of Health-Care Fraud Charges

Dr. Devon Golding has been convicted of multiple health-care fraud related charges for billing for services not rendered and false statements involving a health-care benefit plan.

02/17/2015

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