Officers search for narcotics

August 13, 2013 | 3:58 p.m. CDT
Officers James Meyer, Scott Hedrick and Jamie Dowler search a car for narcotics during their patrol of Beat 20 on Aug. 3, 2012, in Columbia. The mayor proposes hiring 35 more officers to proactively patrol communities.

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