St. Louis PD examining its warrant practices

By Joe Mahr
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS — St. Louis city police are re-evaluating their practice of not seeking warrants for thousands of fugitives suspected of felonies after a Post-Dispatch investigation found the fugitives could pass police checks elsewhere and be let go.

"It points out issues we need to examine," said Chief Joe Mokwa.

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