St. Louis police
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.
Cary Ball Junior was shot and killed downtown by police April 24th, following a car chase, crash and foot pursuit.
“It seems to be the opinion of at least our members that we need more stopping power. Not more firepower but more stopping power,” the Police Association’s Jeff Roorda said.
A St. Louis police officer was hospitalized Tuesday night after his police car was struck by another car, filled with people who had been shooting at other officers.
Police say Laderrell Smith attempted to take an off-duty officer’s gun during a burglary attempt.