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New Crime Statistics to Include White-Collar Crimes

UMSL Criminologist working with National Academy of Sciences on expanding national crime reporting

05/18/2015

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Normandy Hires New Superintendent With a Plan

New Normandy Schools Superintendent Dr. Charles Pearson — whose appointment became official on Thursday night — is making several recommendations for changes.

05/15/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon (R) shakes the hand of Chancellor Tom George as Nixon announces that $10 million in matching funds will be made available for a new College of Business Administration building at The University of Missouri - St. Louis in St. Louis on May 6, 2015. The University has raised a total of $10 million in private matching funds. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Missouri Student Transportation, Scholarship Funds Released

Gov. Nixon announces action while on University of Missouri St. Louis campus

05/06/2015

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Criminologist Weighs In on Gun Info

A local criminologist says it looks like the judges aren’t any tougher on gun crimes here than they were in 2011.

04/27/2015

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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

she's a pistol shooting

University Study Hopes to Bring Answers to Gun Crime Increase

“There’s a concern over gangs in St. Louis,” UMSL criminologist Beth Huebner says. “We do have gangs, we do have guns – they are highly related. But then there are groups of people who aren’t associated with gangs, that we know of, that aren’t carrying guns.”

04/22/2015

Photo: Facebook / Save Incarnate Word Convent + Alumni Center

Group Trying to Save Former Suburban St. Louis Convent

A group of neighbors is pressing to persuade the University of Missouri in St. Louis to reconsider plans to tear down a convent.

04/20/2015

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Clayton Police Expected Make Announcement About Schweich’s Suicide

UMSL Political Science professor Dave Robertson says Conservative Gubernatorial candidate Catherine Hanaway could be hurt if police announce it was negative campaign tactics that pushed Schweich over the edge.

04/14/2015

Ferguson Protests

UMSL Sees Enrollment Decrease Due to Ferguson Unrest

Fallout from the unrest in Ferguson is impacting the nearby University of Missouri – St. Louis and has prompted a hiring freeze at the school.

12/10/2014

Students stage a "die in" at Washington University to draw attention to police abuse on December 1, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The "die in" was part a nationwide protest calling for workers to walk off their jobs and students to walk out of their classes to call attention to the perceived miscarriage of justice sparked by the August 9th death of Michael Brown in nearby Ferguson, Missouri.   Brown, an 18-year-old black man, was killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Walkouts Staged To Support Ferguson Protests

Some took place on local college campuses, including Washington University

12/01/2014

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