No new information about the three (I believe) people taken from that house on Tiffin earlier, except that they are still not under arrest.
by Jessica Lussenhopvia twitter3/12/2015 8:17:40 PM
County PD Sgt. Schellman: "Strategy is what it was in November. Take a relaxed posture and let folks exercise their first amendment rights."
by Jessica Lussenhopvia twitter3/12/2015 8:16:28 PM
County PD spox says not clear yet if Cap. Ron Johnson will be back. "Chief Belmar or his designee is in charge."
by Jessica Lussenhopvia twitter3/12/2015 8:08:44 PM
An important note to add: Notice in the last paragraph of the release from St. Louis County Police. The St. Louis County Police and Missouri Highway Patrol are NOT taking over the routine policing of the city of Ferguson, just the security detail regarding protests.
There's been much discussion lately about the role of the 90 municipalities and many police departments - and whether or not the region would be better served by one consolidated police force. Officials, thusfar, have declined to say anything is in the works toward consolidation.
Daily RFTA police tactical team raided a home in the area of Tiffin and Dade avenues this morning and several people...
by Kelsey Proud3/12/2015 4:41:26 PM
We're starting our live blog up again today following the overnight shooting of two police officers in front of the Ferguson Police Department. We'll be posting the latest updates and what we know here for you. Thank you for joining us.
- Kelsey Proud, engagement editor, St. Louis Public Radio
by Kelsey Proud3/12/2015 4:27:58 PM
We're pressing pause on this live blog for now and will continue its use as news warrants. Thank you very much for joining us here.