Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, 12 p.m.
Clayton Times: Officers use pepper spray on suspect at Metrolink
St. Louis County officers assigned to the Metrolink Unit responded to a call around 1:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon alleging a known drug dealer was near the North Hanley Metrolink platform and that he was likely armed.
Officers were initially called about several masked suspects, lurking in the area of 22 Arbor Village. Upon the officers’ arrival, they discovered two victims semi-conscious suffering from gunshot wounds.
The Missouri Times: Questions about Capitol security continue to plague legislators’ minds
For those wondering, it seems that the metal detectors in the Missouri State Capitol are there to stay, for at least this fiscal year.
Clayton Times: Missouri Judiciary gets tech award
RELEASE: The Missouri Judiciary received a “Top 10 Court Technology Solutions Award” during the National Association for Court Management’s annual conference, held in partnership with the International Association for Court Administration, in Washington, D.C., in July.
Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, 9 a.m.
Clayton Times: St. Louis County Council set to take up pension bill Tuesday
The St. Louis County Council is set to perfect certain bills pertaining to retirement pension benefits Tuesday night.
RELEASE: Following reports of a child fatality in an illegal Missouri day care, State Sen. Jill Schupp, D-Creve Coeur, is calling for a renewed focus on child safety from state policy makers and local prosecutors.
Clayton Times: Early morning homicide in Pagedale
RELEASE: The Pagedale Police Department responded to a call for help around 3:18 a.m., where they found a person down near the intersection of Page Avenue and Gregan Place. A man believed to be in his late fifties was pronounced dead at the scene from a gunshot wound.