Bob McCulloch

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    McCulloch, Knowles and Nixon Do Not Have the Best Interests of We the People in Mind

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    September 16, 2014

    6 Times White and Black People in St. Louis County Had Opposite Opinions on Ferguson

    A teenager is dead. A police officer pulled the trigger. There's not much more to the story of Michael Brown that white and black residents of St. Louis County agree on. Remington Research Group, based in Missouri, polled more than 600 county residents on September 13 and 14 asking eight questions ... More >>

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    September 16, 2014

    Grand Jury Gets Until January to Decide on Michael Brown Shooting

    A judge has granted an extension for the grand jury in charge of deciding whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will be acquitted or charged with a crime. The twelve jurors now have until January 7 to indict Wilson for shooting and killing unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson on August 9 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2014

    Without State of Emergency in Ferguson, Nixon Can't Change Michael Brown Prosecutor

    The Don't Shoot Coalition, a new alliance of St. Louis organizations and leaders, demanded that Governor Jay Nixon replace Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch with a special prosecutor this week to restore public confidence in the trial over Michael Brown's death. But an hour before the group was to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    Protesters Demand Improved Police Accountability at Downtown Demonstration

    Approximately 150 protesters rallied in downtown St. Louis Tuesday afternoon to protest police brutality and announce a set of demands they want enacted by officials at the local and national level. The demands announced by protesters centered largely on police reform and accountability. But they a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2014

    Clayton Protest Over Michael Brown's Killing Stresses Peaceful Solution to Unrest

    Fewer protesters showed up in Clayton Tuesday morning than in Ferguson the previous day, but their collective voice was just as loud. The demonstration began outside the Buzz Westfall Justice Center with civil-rights activist Anthony Shahid using a pair of stuffed dogs and a noose around his neck ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2014

    Election Results: Stenger Wins Primary, Transportation Tax Dies

    In a night with few surprises, area voters rejected County Executive Charlie Dooley's re-election bid and kicked to the curb a controversial sales tax designed to improve roads. Voters also approved Missouri's inalienable right to guns and strengthened electronic privacy rights. The highly-debated ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    Adam Capriglione Sexually Tortured Captive Women With Kitchen Utensils: Police

    A 29-year-old man is in jail after a four-month police investigation revealed he held women captive in his squalid south-county apartment while raping and torturing them with utensils, including scissors, plastic wrap, a mallet, knives and a can opener. A grand jury indicted Adam Michael Capriglion ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    August Busch IV Slapped With Wrongful Death Suit

    August Busch IV​The Post-Dispatch reports that August Busch IV has been sued in St. Louis County Circuit Court over the death last December of his girlfriend, Adrienne Martin. The wrongful death lawsuit was filed today on behalf of Martin's eight-year-old son, Blake Alexander Martin. Blake's fathe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    Robert Edwards: Ousted Chairman of Northeast Ambulance and Fire Loses Court Appeal

    Robert Edwards lost job after holding meetings without a quorum.​The Missouri Court of Appeals for the Eastern District yesterday handed down a ruling confirming a St. Louis County verdict from last year that stripped Robert Edwards of his leadership position with the Northeast Ambulance and Fire ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2010

    NAACP Sides with St. Louis County Police

    ​The Post-Dispatch has an interesting piece today about the local NAACP backing St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch in his desire to consolidate some of the county's 65 policing agencies. In a public letter this week the civil rights group stated:

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    Dog Gone Shame: Woman Says Cop Shot Her Beloved Pet for No Reason

    Jade seated with one of Alvarez's three adopted children.​Billie Alvarez was on her back patio eating breakfast the morning of Friday, April 16, when a man dressed in all black jumped out from behind a tree. Her dog, Jade, a two-year-old terrier mix, woke up from a nap and sauntered over to the ma ... More >>

  • News

    August 18, 2004


    Week of August 18, 2004

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    July 14, 2004

    Stone Diaries

    After years of bitter silence, a Missouri baseball phenom talks about his legend

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    November 28, 2001

    The Wright Stuff

    Mayor Adrian Wright knows what's right for Pine Lawn. If folks don't like it, that's just tough.

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    September 6, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of September 6-12, 2000

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    June 21, 2000

    Anti-Community Policing

    St. Louis County cops earn the distrust of African-Americans

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    March 29, 2000

    What about Bob?

    Drug courts save lives and save money. That's not good enough for St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch.