Police body cameras, a hotly debated subject in the aftermath of the Ferguson unrest, have some local law enforcement officers weary. It’s not that they don’t like the technology; they don’t like all the red tape that may come with them under proposed legislation sitting on Gov. Bruce Rauner’s desk.

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Two men, teen charged in murder of Shiloh man

The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis announced Thursday evening that two men—Michael L. Jackson, III, 20, of Shiloh and Rasheen D.L. Brazier, 21, of Belleville—and a teen—Javier B. Anthony, 17, of Belleville—all were charged in connection with the murder of Kenneth J. Easley. Police said the motive was robbery.

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