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Resource ID: #2393
Subject: Police
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch


St. Louis Post-Dispatch investigation into that city's process of selecting a new police chief reveals behind-the-scenes jockeying that involved some of the city's leading businessmen; confidential evaluations of candidates obtained by the paper show department's top officers to be under par and promoted because of connections, not merit, 1982.

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