St. Louis crime
Today, Kevin talks with some young men from north St. Louis about the code of silence…
Within 12 hours of the roll-out of the effort to bring peace to the neighborhood that’s seen at least 8 murders and several shootings in recent months, police had made 12 arrests and confiscated 4 guns.
Charlie Brennan – Friday, January 10th – St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson on STL Homicides and Crime
Charlie talks with STL Police Chief Sam Dotson about STL homicide rate and crime.
The 25-year-old and her boyfriend were carjacked Friday near the Lowes at Interstate 55 and Loughborough Avenue.
On the same morning he was claiming crime is heading down, Police Chief Sam Dotson was confronted with the latest ranking of St. Louis as the “fourth most dangerous city in the nation.”
Police board members watched the numbers on a slide show as the Chief tallied the increase: murder up 36 percent, rape up 62 percent, robbery up 57 percent, aggravated assault up nine percent, larceny up 46 percent, and arson up 44 percent.
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)– Five months after 14-year old Corniesha Smth was shot on the street while visiting a friend in north St. Louis, her mother is asking the public to help find the killer. Surrounded by photographs […]
One of the men pulled a handgun and told the teen to stand still or get shot
“Just the way the laws are structured today, there is a proliferation of guns in our community,” said police chief Dan Isom.
Key witness fails to show up, defendants high-fiving with glee in hallway