Violent Crime Rising In Major Cities Across U.S.Trend has experts puzzled
Weekend Of Gun Violence In St. LouisPolice investigating at least three deaths and various other shootings
STL Ranks 32nd in Cities Recovered After RecessionPersonal finance website WalletHub, examined the most and least recession recovered cities.
Mo. Highway Patrol Declines to Help St. Louis PoliceThe Highway Patrol does not have the funding to assign troopers in the city, Col. Ron Replogle told Missouri's Senate Appropriations Committee.
St. Louis Ranks No. 4 on 'Most Dangerous' Cities ListThe annual list of "most dangerous" cities is out, and St. Louis is on it once again - but does not rank No. 1 as in past years.
U.S. Attorney Callahan Supports Lesser Drug Penalties"The prison population has grown exponentially over the last ten to fifteen years," he said. "The War on Drugs is 35 years old and trying to measure the progress of it, there isn't much to measure."
Missouri Prisons Near Capacity; Director Welcomes More InmatesMissouri's current prison population is 31,400 inmates, just about 100 inmates less than operating capacity. Corrections Director George Lombardi says they are ready to handle what courts send them.
Residents Pledge Support in Fighting Violent CrimeSt. Louis police meet with northside residents to discuss recent increase in gang activity and shootings.
Youth Summit On Race Relations & CrimeSt. Louis area students gather to learn about the past and share ideas for the future
Slay Wants More Money for Hot Spot Policing St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay is asking the city's Board of Estimate and Apportionment for an additional $300,000 to fight violent crime.
Opinion: President Obama Finally Comments On Hometown’s MurdersAfter months of criticism and complaining President Obama finally reacts to the horrific crime rate and record-breaking murder rate in Chicago.
Opinion: Media Covers Up Violence Of Flash MobsFlash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.