The patrol says 30 people have drowned in Missouri this year, a total of 29 peopled drowned in Mo., in 2014
There was one St. Louis-area fatality – 45-year-old Charles Meyer of St. Louis was killed July 3 in a crash in Franklin County.
Better Together spokesman Dave Leipholtz says their recent study found that among 60 departments that patrol the St. Louis region, accreditation is by far the exception rather than the rule.
Eureka Fire Chief Greg Brown and St. Louis County Chief of Special Operations Matt LaVanchy told the committee firefighters were shot at during the unrest and, as a result, were told to stand down, even though residents needed their help.
The Highway Patrol does not have the funding to assign troopers in the city, Col. Ron Replogle told Missouri’s Senate Appropriations Committee.
Occurred in 158 mm on I-55.
Lack of seatbelts, crossovers common theme in deadly collisions.
According to police the 32-year-old suspect had jumped bond and failed to show up for a court hearing.
Cyclist struck and critically injured.
Happened at 2 pm Monday on Hwy. 19 in Montgomery Co.