The Carbondale City Council on Tuesday voted to approve lifting all restrictions on Halloween. The last time the city lifted restrictions in 2000 there were days of violent riots that caused costly damage to businesses.
Rosenfeld: Historic low street prices for heroin could be fueling violence.
Rising violence in St. Louis has led federal and local law enforcement and prosecutors to collaborate on a project aimed at reducing the problem.
Police officers and faith leaders gather to pray for an end to violent crime in St. Louis.
Federal prosecutors in St. Louis announced the indictments of five men Wednesday for two separate killings, the first charges brought since the police chief reached out to the U.S. Attorney’s office to help stem violence in the city.
Hillary Clinton addressed about 500 people in the North St. Louis County church, speaking about turning grief and anger into action.
Hot spot policing comes to an area in north St. Louis that has seen an increase in violent crime.
Suicides by young children are rare and the low rate has held mostly stable except for a troubling increase among black boys, two decades of U.S. data show.
“Lock it for Love” is a program of the group Women’s Voices Raised for Social Justice.
Rapid Response Team will target popular entertainment districts.