Patrice Thimes http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Police Dept. activates Violent Offense Team after recent incidents http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-police-dept-activates-violent-offense-team-after-recent-incidents <p>Intelligence gathered after <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_ff06f474-514e-11e0-8ab5-00127992bc8b.html">last night&rsquo;s fatal shooting</a> in North St. Louis has led the <a href="http://www.slmpd.org/">St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department</a> to believe the incident is tied to several other homicides from the last two weeks.</p><p>In hopes of supplementing intelligence efforts and arresting possible suspects, the department has activated the Violent Offense Team.</p> Fri, 18 Mar 2011 21:16:05 +0000 Ettie Berneking 758 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Police Dept. activates Violent Offense Team after recent incidents