The number of U.S. prisoners age 50 and over has increased 330 percent since 1994.
The probe will examine the local police department’s use of deadly force and protocols for stops, searches, and arrests.
A new ShotSpotter report reveals troubling data, but authorities hope this tech can be used to find solutions.
If cops can't keep track of their military equipment, should they have it in the first place?
As classes resume, school districts around the country try different approaches toward police on campus.
Whiz on this hotelier's property and risk being broadcast on YouTube.
Whether you have confidence in law enforcement largely depends on where you live and whether you're white or not, according to our State of the City Poll.
At a peaceful protest in memory of Eric Garner and against police brutality, anger and hope rise up.
Missouri looks like it's in the middle of the pack. But we desperately need better data.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days.
The DoD has distributed everything from "extreme cold weather drawers" to San Diego police to grenade launchers to cops in a small Iowa county.
There are six different agencies involved now. What could go wrong?
The question of whether police officers should live in the communities they patrol has a long and contentious history.
The atmosphere in the St. Louis suburb went from peaceful to tense early Wednesday morning.
A new study shows that passport officials are pretty bad at catching fraudulent photo users.
The city of Ferguson should get press cameras back into the air and name badges back onto officers.
There's a clear racial divide on faith in official inquiries regarding Michael Brown's shooting.
It's time for leaders in Missouri to start flexing muscle where it can make a difference: in the political structure of St. Louis.
Uniforms have influenced interactions between cops and citizens since the start of American policing.