New class of St. Louis police recruits graduate

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- There is a new class of police recruits hitting the streets of St. Louis Thursday night.

But for new officers the reality of dealing with unrest, like that in Ferguson, is not far from their minds.

So many across the nation watched the events unfold in Ferguson.

Citizens asking for change, even thought we don`t have all the facts.

Twenty-five graduates spent the last 29 weeks training to work the St. Louis streets.

What many of them they saw in Ferguson, painted a future picture of what they might experience one day but the few we spoke with feel ready.