Erin Heffernan is a reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Kadeem Noland, 28, must serve all 65 years of his prison sentence, a Madison County Judge ruled Monday.
The homicide rate has dropped so far this year in the city, but killings have been on the rise in large swaths of St. Louis County.
In a surprise move Friday, Chief Mary Barton announced her resignation after she filed a federal complaint last week alleging discrimination.
Gary Wiegert was removed Wednesday from the pension board for violations. He was dismissed after previously being suspended from the board.
Cameron Biedscheid’s mother says she hopes her son, fatally shot last week, will be remembered for more than his time as a St. Louis basketball star.
Police said they believe the person who shot the juvenile was in a vehicle.
Police said Monday the shooting appears to be related to a drug deal.
The driver was not in custody Wednesday and also has a federal warrant for his arrest.