Missouri State Highway Patrol
Missouri state auditor said there appears to be little justification for buying a new $5.6 million airplane, frequently used by Gov. Jay Nixon.
The governor’s plane costs about $650 an hour to operate, meaning Nixon’s 173 hours of flight time in 2012 cost taxpayers $112,450.
Florida man dead and two others injured after the pickup spun out of control.
Authorities say a 3-year-old Illinois boy was killed and his parents were injured when their all-terrain vehicle crashed in eastern Missouri.
He says the fingerprints obtained by the scanners aren’t retained in patrol files.
“If they’re going to go after everybody’s guns, they take these people out. They can take them out one at a time.”
As KMOX reported Thursday, some lawmakers want to strip the Revenue Department of the duty because of concerns of data sharing.
59-year-old Sepid Majid Salem of Ballwin told a passenger in his car that he “had an urge” before he stopped and fired four or five shots.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says it isn’t clear if icy conditions played a role in the accident.
Its official name is a real mouthful: the Advanced Spectroscopic Portal Radiation Monitor.