Yeah, they’re going after police, which given everything exposed since Ferguson are an easy target. St. Louis prosecutors are late to the party. And they haven’t delivered. As of yet zero convictions. We’re still waiting on bail reform, still filing lawsuits to force what they both ran on and have the power to implement. Still waiting on Westly Bell to reopen the investigation into the murder of Mike Brown, arrest Darren Wilson and launch an investigation into the murder of Darren Seals. Still waiting for Kim Gardner to prosecute the officers who murdered Cary Ball Jr Vonderrit Myers and Isaiah Hammett… Or produced the missing 911 tapes in Cary Ball Jr’s case. Still waiting on an investigation into the Board of Elections and absentee ballot hustle, into the shady biz practices of Paul Mckee and long term corruption in City Hall and in these lil municipalities.
Editorial: Reform-minded prosecutors give St. Louis-area voters what they asked for
The St. Louis area’s two busiest criminal prosecution offices are undergoing a much-needed, review of cases involving low-level offenders with an eye toward reducing incarceration as the preferred instrument of