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US President Barack Obama delivers a speech behind a bulletproof glass during a public rally at College Green in Dublin, Ireland, on May 23, 2011. US President Barack Obama landed in Ireland May 23, 2011 for a visit celebrating his ancestral roots, kicking off a four-nation European tour.     AFP PHOTO/ NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Sheriff’s Office Installing Bulletproof Glass

With threats against law enforcement on the increase, the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department in eastern Missouri is installing a bulletproof security window in its lobby.

04/13/2015

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4 Arrested in Franklin County Truck Theft Ring

Allegedly using vehicles to transport walnut logs.

04/02/2015

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Cold Case Reopens: Headless, Handless Man to be Exhumed in Warren County

Warren County Sheriff’s Lt. Matt Schmutz says before DNA evidence was widely used, victims were identified by their fingerprints and their face, which is why John Doe’s killer or killers cut off his head and hands.

02/02/2015

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Two Shot in Chop Shop Raid

Officers opened fire after suspects drove pickup through garage door.

01/15/2015

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Franklin County Sheriff Retiring

Gary Toelke says he won’t seek re-election in 2016.

12/17/2014

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Homicide Investigation Launched In Pacific, Mo.

Major Case Squad looking into deaths of man & woman in apartment complex

11/16/2014

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Mexican Meth Topping Homemade in U.S.

Meth labs busts are down, as imports of the drug are rising

11/08/2014

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Mountain Lion Spotted Outside Franklin County

Police in Gerald say they spotted a mountain lion earlier this week.

10/17/2014

File photo of a mock methamphetamine lab. (Photo by Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Franklin County Meth Lab Busts Down, But It’s Not All Good News

After busting 163 meth labs a decade ago, Franklin County investigators are on a pace to bust fewer than 20 this year. But, the head of the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit says that doesn’t mean fewer people are using methamphetamine.

09/19/2014

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Missing Timberwolf Caught by Owner

Two timber wolves originally escaped their cage in Robertsville.

07/08/2014

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