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Kevin Killeen
May 12, 2020 - 8:14 am
A new bill in St. Louis would make sneezing, spitting or coughing on an essential worker punishable by up to 90 days in jail and fines of $250-$500.
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Brian Kelly
May 07, 2020 - 4:24 pm
St. Charles County Council, in a special meeting, hires consultants to retrofit jail to protect inmates and staff.
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Dallas hair saloon owner arrested
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Associated Press
May 06, 2020 - 8:01 am
The owner of a Dallas hair salon was put in jail for a week because she refused to stop doing business after restrictions were put in place because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Brian Feldman
March 04, 2020 - 5:59 am
A jail phone and video services contract for inmates is pulled by St. Louis County, and now there could be an ethics investigation.
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Bill Cosby
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Associated Press
November 25, 2019 - 4:46 pm
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby says he’s prepared to serve his 10-year maximum sentence for sexual assault rather than show remorse for a crime the comedian says he didn’t commit. Cosby is serving three to 10 years in a state prison near Philadelphia after a jury last year convicted him of...
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Brian Kelly
September 20, 2019 - 11:57 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The man accused of sexually assaulting at least six young girls in north St. Louis County after luring them on social media will remain jailed on a $250,000 cash-only bond. Related: New accusers come forward adding to case against St. Louis County serial rapist, police say KMOX's...
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September 06, 2019 - 5:17 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis man has been charged with first-degree murder after allegedly bragging on Facebook that he boosted the city's homicide count. The suspect, 38-year-old Terrell Whiting, is jailed without bond. Relative to the murder of 33-year old Rafael Givens, officers arrested Terrell...
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St. Louis medium-security workhouse
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Associated Press
September 05, 2019 - 9:57 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) - A St. Louis jail guard has been charged with allowing two heroin and fentanyl dealers to use her apartment to stash their drugs and guns. Teneisha Moore, 26, was arrested Wednesday after a raid at her home and six others, all in their 30s, are charged with conspiracy to...
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Associated Press
September 04, 2019 - 1:40 pm
WASHINGTON (KMOX/AP) — Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's has unveiled a new flavor to highlight what it calls structural racism and a broken criminal justice system. Justice ReMix'd is described as cinnamon and chocolate ice cream with gobs of cinnamon bun dough and spicy fudge brownies. A portion...
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Jail cells in a city facility located in the southern United States.
Dreamstime.com
July 09, 2019 - 4:04 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed legislation that could free hundreds of prisoners who are currently serving mandatory sentences. The bill signed Tuesday exempts some nonviolent offenses from a state law requiring people to serve at least 40%, 50% or 80% of their...
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