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Rookie St. Louis Officer Wounded in Shootout

November 23, 2015
A rookie St. Louis City police officer who just graduated from the academy last month is recovering after he was shot during a struggle with a suspect. Chief Sam Dotson says the officer was shot once in the left neck and shoulder area but is expected to be okay. The injury is described as non-life threatening. More Here.

DOJ Recommends Racial Bias Probe of St. Louis County Traffic Stops

October 2, 2015
But the county police's use of force between 2009 and 2013 was significantly lower than the national average, and the federal analysis of traffic stop data is not sufficient to provide actual evidence of bias in vehicle stops on the part of county police, the feds found.

Missouri Officer Pulls Constricting Python Off Woman's Arm

September 28, 2015
A Mount Vernon, Mo., police officer is being hailed as a hero for calmly removing a 5-foot python that sank its teeth into a woman’s arm and began to squeeze tightly Friday.

Deputy's Patrol Car Overturns in Chase, With Sheriff as Passenger

September 22, 2015
A Shannon County, Mo., sheriff's deputy ran off a county road and overturned his patrol car while pursuing a fleeing driver on Monday afternoon. The sheriff was a passenger in that patrol car.

Moody's Cuts Ferguson Credit Rating to 'Junk' Status

September 18, 2015
Moody's Investors Service cut the credit rating of Ferguson, Mo., to "junk" status on Thursday, citing the city's sharply deteriorating finances.

Deputy Dies of Heart Attack After Emergency Response

September 16, 2015
A Harrison County (Mo.) Sheriff’s Department deputy died of a heart attack on duty at the age of 34.

Video: Missouri Officer Killed in Highway Accident on Way to Work

August 25, 2015
An off-duty Bellefontaine Neighbors, Mo., police sergeant died after being struck by a vehicle in north St. Louis County Monday morning, according to authorities.

Missouri Officer Killed in Highway Accident on Way to Work

August 25, 2015
An off-duty Bellefontaine Neighbors, Mo., police sergeant died after being struck by a vehicle in north St. Louis County Monday morning, according to authorities. More Here.

Autopsy Report: Armed Suspect Killed by Officers in St. Louis This Week Died of Single Gunshot in the Back

August 21, 2015
Chief Sam Dotson said the wound's location neither proves nor disproves the contention of officers at the scene that Ball-Bey refused to drop a gun and pointed it at them before being shot Wednesday.

Video: At Least Nine Protesters Arrested After St. Louis Police Shooting

August 20, 2015
At least nine people were arrested Wednesday and St. Louis police used tear gas to clear a street of protesters after an armed man fleeing from officers was shot and killed when he pointed a gun at them.

At Least Nine Protesters Arrested After St. Louis Police Shooting

August 20, 2015
At least nine people were arrested Wednesday and St. Louis police used tear gas to clear a street of protesters after an armed man fleeing from officers was shot and killed when he pointed a gun at them. More Here.

Video: Surveillance Footage Shows Suspect with Gun Before He Opened Fire on Police

August 11, 2015
St. Louis County Police on Tuesday released surveillance video they say shows a man injured in a shootout with police holding a gun during street protests in Ferguson on Sunday night.

Surveillance Footage Shows Suspect with Gun Before He Opened Fire on Police

August 11, 2015
St. Louis County Police on Tuesday released surveillance video they say shows a man injured in a shootout with police holding a gun during street protests in Ferguson on Sunday night. More Here.

What It's Like for Black Officers in Ferguson

August 10, 2015
When it came to verbal abuse, by all accounts, the blacks in blue got it far worse. “My God,” said Dilworth, “threatening your families, getting very specific on what they were going to do to your daughter and your wife. If you have a unique name, they can Google it, go to records, and find out [personal information].”

Suspect Shot After Opening Fire on Officers Following Ferguson Protest

August 10, 2015
Shots rang out late Sunday night in Ferguson, Mo., during a protest march when two men engaged in a gunfight and one of the men reportedly opened fire on an SUV full of plainclothes police officers. The officers returned fire and critically wounding the gunman after a foot pursuit. More Here

Video: Suspect Shot After Opening Fire on Officers Following Ferguson Protest

August 10, 2015
Shots rang out late Sunday night during a march in Ferguson, Mo., to mark the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown when two men engaged in a gunfight and one of the men reportedly opened fire on an SUV full of plainclothes police officers. The officers returned fire and critically wounding the gunman after a foot pursuit.

Missouri Governor Directs Commission to Boost Officer Training

August 7, 2015
Gov. Jay Nixon ordered a state commission on Thursday to overhaul police training in Missouri by Dec. 1, in hopes of reducing officer-involved shootings, improving community relationships, and teaching officers to better cope with the emotional rigors of the job.

Police, Demonstrators Gear Up for Michael Brown Anniversary in Ferguson

August 4, 2015
Police commanders are expecting a peaceful weekend — and demonstrators are promising it. But authorities said Monday they would be prepared if the observance of the first anniversary of the controversial death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., turned violent.

Ferguson Braces for Anniversary of Michael Brown Shooting

July 30, 2015
"I've asked the police department to adopt four things as we start: We want to embrace professionalism, we want to embrace respect, we want to embrace community engagement and we want to make the community safer," interim chief Anderson said.

4 in Custody After Ambush Attack on St. Louis Officer

July 17, 2015
The suspected gunman in a surprise attack that wounded a city police sergeant this week was in custody Thursday, along with three men believed to have been with him. More Here.
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