St. Louis police
“It’s extremely serious,” Doston told KMOX. “This is not what we expect, this is not the type of environment that we have.”
Riders told KMOX police were checking for drivers licenses and proof of insurance before Sunday’s big event.
Police chief says investigators aren’t getting much cooperation from victims and witnesses.
After more than a century-and-a-half of state control, St. Louis will regain oversight of its own police department starting Sept. 1.
It’s a common problem for police to come upon the scene of a shooting and have difficulty establishing rapport and trust with the people they are trying to serve.
Police say an officer patrolling the area saw two men he recognized from past encounters. One of the men ran and the officer chased him.
St. Louis police say victim was shot dead in parked car.
Police say the officers were investigating a theft in the 3700 block of Keokuk Street in south St. Louis when they were approached by an aggressive dog.
Three officers were in the car when it lost control around 9 p.m. and crashed into a building on Farlin and Fair.
3 bodies found inside a building on Tennessee Ave. Saturday morning.