Judge Douglas Beach recently told Patch how at St. Louis County's two Clayton court buildings.
The photos in this gallery represent some of the issues he and other advocates hope to fix with the adoption of Proposition S, a $100 million bond issue, on Tuesday, April 3.
residents along with all other St. Louis County voters will decide whether to approve the measure at that time. The issue would also fund the construction of a new Family Court building.
Read more about Proposition S and what it means for county residents in this article: Court Safety in St. Louis County at Heart of Proposition S