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Saint Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, Police Chief Lawrence O’Toole call for investigation into police response to protests

September 28, 2017 10:52 am
Saint Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, Police Chief Lawrence O’Toole call for investigation into police response to protests

Law enforcement officers stand guard during a protest action following a not guilty verdict on September 15, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by AFP) Top officials in the US city of Saint Louis have called for an independent investigation of police amid a growing public pressure over misconduct by […]

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Lyda Krewson, the mayor of Saint Louis in Missouri slams ‘institutional racism’ in US

September 20, 2017 4:00 pm
Lyda Krewson, the mayor of Saint Louis in Missouri slams ‘institutional racism’ in US

St. Louis police use a technique called “kettling,” in which exits are blocked in and people are arrested en masse, on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the corner of Washington Avenue and Tucker Boulevard. (Photo via stltoday.com) The mayor of Saint Louis in Missouri has denounced “international racism” in the US […]

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