Larry Davis

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2012

    Pot-Dealing Police Sergeant Gets Five Years

    Former St. Louis Metropolitan Police Sergeant Larry Davis was sentenced in federal court today to 57 months in federal prison for seizing a huge amount of pot from places like FedEx and UPS and -- instead of submitting it into evidence -- taking it home and selling it with his brother, Linus.  ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Police Board Sued by Woman Claiming a Pot-Dealing Sergeant Falsely Arrested Her

    When former city police sergeant Larry Davis pleaded guilty in federal court last April to selling pot, it became clear: He was a dirty cop. But he might've been even dirtier, earlier -- and the Internal Affairs Division might have known about it and done nothing. On Monday, St. Louisan Tiffany Cart ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    Larry J. Davis Pleads Guilty to Marijuana Distribution Charge

    Larry J. Davis, the former St. Louis Police Sergeant who used his official position to run a marijuana distribution operation with his brother Linus Davis, pleaded guilty this morning to one felony count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana and one felony count of possession ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    Linus R. Davis: Pleads Guilty to Drug Conspiracy Charges

    ​Linus R. Davis, 43, the St. Louis County man who was charged with diverting seized packages containing marijuana for distribution and sale, has pleaded guilty to one felony count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute marijuana and one felony count  possession with intent to dist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    Cop Ganks Dank, Feds Spank

    ​Here's why your package from Humboldt didn't arrive in time for Christmas: Sergeant Larry J. Davis of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department enjoys his job so much that he allegedly took work home with him on a regular basis. Davis is assigned to the Central Patrol Division-Special Operatio ... More >>

  • Music

    December 18, 2002

    Masters of Their Domains

    Hometown legend Bennie Smith joins other blues greats at the "Guitar Masters 2002" show

  • Music

    April 17, 2002

    Loving Cup

    East Side jazzman Eddie Fisher's soulful classic "The Third Cup" is a hot-ticket item all over the world -- too bad it's been out of print for 20 years