corrections

St. Louis Corrections
10:58 am
Thu May 31, 2012

City of St. Louis hires Glass as acting corrections commissioner

Dale Glass has been named as the City of St. Louis' acting commissioner for the Department of Corrections.
(Courtesy City of St. Louis)

The St. Louis Division of Corrections has hired an acting commissioner, a job that has potential for permanence - that is, if the preceding commissioner is not successful in appealing his termination.

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Jail escapes testimony
5:01 pm
Mon October 17, 2011

Committee grills Bryson on jail staffing, budget

Charles Bryson testifies under oath in front of the Public Safety Committee of the Board of Aldermen on Oct. 17, 2011.
(Rachel Lippmann/St. Louis Public Radio)

The head of the public safety department of the city of St. Louis spent nearly two hours on the hot seat today, facing questions under oath about the management of the two jails under his control.

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