St Louis County http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Dooley Appoints Two New Members To St. Louis County Board Of Police Commissioners http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/dooley-appoints-two-new-members-st-louis-county-board-police-commissioners <p></p><p><em>Updated 4:31 p.m. 8-23-13</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley announced the appointment of Reverend Dr. Freddy J. Clark and businessman David R. Spence to two recently vacated seats on the St. Louis County Board of Police&nbsp;Commissioners.</span></p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:58:38 +0000 Erin Williams & Kelsey Proud 29314 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Dooley Appoints Two New Members To St. Louis County Board Of Police Commissioners St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence Focused On Community Support For Sustainability http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-initiative-reduce-violence-focused-community-support-sustainability <p></p><p>The <a href="http://sirvstl.org/">St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence</a> is a new effort for both the city and county to prevent wrongdoing in its tracks by starting at the source – neighborhoods and communities. The grassroots effort is incorporating a partnership of police officers and community leaders to curb wrongdoing by creating a more approachable relationship among youth and families.</p> Mon, 20 May 2013 21:28:38 +0000 Erin Williams 26569 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Initiative to Reduce Violence Focused On Community Support For Sustainability Today's municipal elections running smoothly http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/todays-municipal-elections-running-smoothly <p>Today&rsquo;s elections seem to be running smoothly according to election officials in <a href="http://stlouis-mo.gov/">St. Louis City</a>, <a href="http://www.stlouisco.com/">St. Louis County</a> and <a href="http://www.sccmo.org/Home/">St. Charles County</a>.</p><p>A low voter turnout was predicted across the board, but some areas are seeing higher turnout than expected.</p><p><a href="http://election.sccmo.org/election/">Rich Chrismer</a>, director of elections for St. Charles County, said the county is looking at an 18 percent turnout.</p> Tue, 05 Apr 2011 20:04:33 +0000 Ettie Berneking 881 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Today's municipal elections running smoothly