St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell says the pandemic has created a tremendous backlog of cases and needs additional staffing to help keep the community safe.
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St. Louis and the nation are seeing an increase in calls for police transparency. Where do Missouri and Illinois stand when it comes to releasing body camera video of shootings?
The St. Louis County prosecutor's office has launched a new program called "Community Case Review" in an effort to be more transparent. This comes at a time when there are calls across the country for more transparency and change to the criminal justice system.
The shooting of Terry Tillman happens in the a matter of seconds. A Richmond Heights Police officer calls out “where’s he at?” and runs up the exterior stairs of the parking garage of Simmons Bank across from the Galleria Mall.
St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell announced the charges on Wednesday against Ephriam Phillip Granderson. The 52-year-old is accused of sexually assaulting three victims between 1993 and 2003.
As part of an effort to spread vaccine awareness among underserved communities, St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell received his COVID-19 shot on camera Sunday.
No charges will be filed against the Webster Groves police officer who fatally shot a man on the interstate in May.
For the first time, former Lindbergh coach Jim Wilder spoke openly to a reporter about his relationship with Emilie Morris, saying the ordeal has been a “living nightmare.” Morris accused Wilder of sexually assaulting her when she was a student in the 90s. He was her coach.
The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office on Monday confirmed additional people have come forward in a controversial local case.
Calvin Pittman, 30, was charged in the murder of Kristen Whitted. Pittman was also charged with armed criminal action and tampering with physical evidence.