St. Louis County Circuit Court105 South Central AvenueClayton, Missouri 63105   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Diversion Programs Help Keep More County Youth Out of Justice SystemRacial Disparities Persist in Delinquency Referrals by Police, Schools, Families CLAYTON, MO – January 8, 2021 – The majority of juvenile delinquency referrals to the St. Louis Family Court for low…

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St. Louis County Circuit Court 105 South Central Avenue Clayton, Missouri 63105   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Associate Circuit Judge John R. Essner Dies at 69 CLAYTON, MO – August 17, 2020 – Judge John R. Essner died Friday, August 14, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. He was 69. Judge Essner was appointed Associate…

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St. Louis County Circuit Court 105 South Central Avenue Clayton, Missouri 63105   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Catherine Keefe Selected as St. Louis Family Court Commissioner CLAYTON, MO – July 23, 2020 – Catherine Ward Keefe has been selected by the judges of the St. Louis County Circuit Court to serve as a St. Louis Family…

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