This is rhetoric… and if true, let them go and use this opportunity to change the culture of St. Louis Police with an infusion of new untainted blood. We do better getting rid of older officers who been on the force for years, in some cases decades, …

12Jun

More money for police doesn’t work. Been there, done that and what do we have to show for it? Increased funding for police at the expense of everything else exacerbates the problem.

More money for police doesn’t work. Been there, done that and what do we have to show for it? Increased funding for police at the expense of everything else exacerbates the problem.

St. Louis Spends More Per Capita on Police Than Just About Any Other Major U.S. City

St. Louis spent $787 per resident on its police department in fiscal year 2012 — more than all but two other major cities in the…

This is the problem… the totality of support is for St. Louis’ underperforming police force. Not citizens whose taxes pay their salaries. Not victims or their families. Not people who live communities that have become warzones… not the working clas…

Really doesn’t matter where they hold their summits or how many peace rallies or marches they have…this will continue until they quit with the politics, stop playing with the numbers and eradicate the root causes of increased crime and poverty in the…

12Jun

“This is a classic example of how out of touch KMOV-TV is. How can you be taken serious when you mistake the O Fallon Rec Center for O Fallon, MO.” – Virvus Jones

“This is a classic example of how out of touch KMOV-TV is. How can you be taken serious when you mistake the O Fallon Rec Center for O Fallon, MO.” – Virvus Jones

Local leaders attend anti-violence summit in St. Charles

Several people, police officers and political leaders met in St. Charles on Saturday to discuss new approaches to ending violence.