Lead Homicide Prosecutor Quits, One of Many this Year More shock waves at the St. Louis circuit court, as the lead homicide prosecutor joins the long list of assistant circuit attorneys quitting since Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner took office in January.
Jury Selection to Begin in Ex-Cop's Murder-For-Hire TrialDrew Peterson is serving a 38-year-sentence at the maximum security Menard Correctional Center in southern Illinois.
Man Arrested, Charged in Shooting Death of Jamyla BoldenDe'Eris Brown, 21, of O'Fallon, Missouri, has been charged with six counts in the shooting death of 9-year-old Jamyla Bolden.
Prosecutor: No Charges Filed in Toddler's Shooting DeathNo charges will be filed - at least for now - in Tuesday's death of a toddler who apparently shot himself by accident with a gun in a Hanley Hills home.
Judge Tosses Bid for Probe of Prosecutor in Ferguson CaseSt. Louis Circuit Judge Joseph Walsh III wrote in a 10-page ruling late last week that he reached what he called "the inescapable conclusion'' that St. Louis County prosecutor Robert McCulloch "faithfully performed his duty'' in connection with the grand jury.
Stray Rescue Founder Pushes Forward Seeking 'Justice for Brownie'St. Louis Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce should expect a visit from Stray Rescue's Randy Grim this week. He will demand what he calls, "Justice For Brownie."
More Claims of Misconduct by McCulloch in Ferguson Grand Jury Investigation"Mr. McCulloch failed to fulfill his duty of office. So a special prosecutor should be appointed to investigate the grand jury proceeding, itself. Not whether or not Michael Brown was unjustifiably killed. That's not the question we're asking," Ellinger-Locke said.
Going After Gun Criminals in the Metro-EastThe goal, says U.S. Attorney for Southern Illinois Steve Wigginton, is to send a message to the street.
St. Louis Prosecutor Calls for End to Early Parole for Violent Gun Offenders"It doesn't make sense to me to let somebody out early on a gun crime, and I think we have to take a tougher approach to that," Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce says.
McCulloch Visit Divides SLU Law SchoolA law school lecture by St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch is drawing criticism from some Saint Louis University students and professors who object to his handling of the fatal Ferguson police shooting investigation.
St. Louis Man's Long Journey to Jail and BackSt. Louis City Circuit Attorney Jennifer Joyce tells the story of Cornelius Anderson.
MORE Marches to St. Louis County Judge's House, Calls for New ProsecutorA civil rights group calling for the presiding judge of St. Louis County to reopen the Ferguson case took a direct approach Sunday.