Cart 0 $0.00
IRE favicon


Resource ID: #21646
Subject: Police
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Date: 2004-12-02



In 2003 the St. Louis police department released records that showed that the crime rate had gone down in the city. Police chief Joe Mokwa took credit for this but eventually realized that the figures were wrong. They updated their records later and hoped no one would notice. Although the police department released data saying that the crime rate had dropped by 18 percent, this reporter being a crime beat reported quicly caught up with what was going wrong.

109 Lee Hills Hall, Missouri School of Journalism   |   221 S. Eighth St., Columbia, MO 65201   |   573-882-2042   |   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram
My cart
Your cart is empty.

Looks like you haven't made a choice yet.