“The commercialism from Christmas has now creeped into what used to be the most solemn family holiday,” says Rep. Jeff Roorda, D-Barnhart.
“It seems to be the opinion of at least our members that we need more stopping power. Not more firepower but more stopping power,” the Police Association’s Jeff Roorda said.
Announcements came during Democrat Days in Hannibal
Democratic Representative Jeff Roorda sponsored the measure and says it would help crack down on drug trafficking.
An incoming Missouri Democratic lawmaker is trying to stop “Black Friday” shopping from ruining the Thanksgiving dinners of workers.
St. Louis Police Chief Dan Isom is proposing to reduce the city’s nine police districts and downsize his command staff.
Police union warns safety of public and officers would be at risk
Charlie talks with Police Union Business Manager Jeff Roorda about possible police offcers’ layoffs; with Actor/Director Alex Hyde-White; with STL County Library Director Charles Pace about tax levy ballot initiative; with Tony La Russa, former STL Cardinals Skipper; with Washburn Univ. Prof. Paul Byrne about TIF’s; and with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon.
Protestors want ordinary citizens included in probes of police shootings
The Mark Reardon Show: Sandusky Scandal, Politicians Getting Rich Off Stock Tips, Police Department Worries
Mike Pintek, talk show host at KDKA Radio in Pittsburgh, has spent all day with his listeners talking about the Sandusky controversy and he joins Mark to talk about it. Jeff Roorda, business manager for […]