Dan Howard

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2014

    STL Cops to End World's Oldest Profession by Publicly Shaming Johns with Postcards

    The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department wants to put an end to prostitution once and for all, darn it! And they're going to do it with the help of bright yellow postcards. Captain Dan Howard of the SLMPD's 1st precinct says people in Carondelet and Holly Hills are sick and tired of prostitutes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Dealers and Residents Debate Scrap Metal Bill

    The wild wheel-and-deal days of the scrap metal trade may be winding down in St. Louis.​Scrap dealers, police officers, realtors, lawyers, landlords, homeowners and lobbyists packed Thursday's Board of Aldermen Public Safety Committee meeting to debate the merits of a bill to tighten regulations o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Police Respond to Rash of Violent Crime in Dutchtown

    Keith Novara, "the new police face" of Dutchtown.​Perhaps it's no coincidence that three of the most notorious murders in the city this year -- the killing of U.S. Marshal John Perry; the unprovoked assault on 72-year-old Hoang Nguyen as he walked home from the grocery store; and this week's k ... More >>

  • News

    August 8, 2007

    Can You Hear Me Now?

    When you dial 911 on your cell phone, there's a good chance dispatchers will have no idea where you are.