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Fireworks light up the downtown area during the finale of the Fair St. Louis in St. Louis on July 4, 2013. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Organizers Make Final Preparations for Fair St. Louis

Finishing touches are being put on Fair St. Louis, now just two days away.

06/30/2015

Bill Switzer (photo credit: workforcesolutions.stlcc.edu)

Bill Switzer, Lambert TSA Director, Calls It A Career

Switzer became Federal Security Director for all of Missouri after events of 9/11.

05/04/2015

Laclede's Landing MetroLink station (Photo via mtram.mashke.org/Yury Maller)

Metro Working on Increasing Safety for Riders

Metro president and CEO John Nations says they’re in talks with St. Louis city and county police.

04/27/2015

Kansas City Mayor Sly James (Credit: Facebook.com)

Kansas City Police Increase Security for Mayor Sly James

Kansas City police have increased security for Mayor Sly James after he received a threat through his campaign website.

04/20/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon addresses the state legislature during the annual State of the State address at the state capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri on January 21, 2015.    Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

House Postpones Vote on Nursing Home Cameras

The House committee postponed voting on a bill that would allow nursing home patients to place a camera in their rooms.

04/16/2015

MetroLink beating

MetroLink Beating Prompts Increase in Police Patrol

In the wake of a recorded beating of a man on a MetroLink train, efforts are underway to increase security on the light rail system.

04/06/2015

Metal detectors installed at Busch Stadium exits for the 2015 season (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Busch Stadium Installs Metal Detectors at Every Gate

Cardinals vice president of operations says team in compliance with MLB’s new fan safety rules.

04/03/2015

MetroLink beating

Was the MetroLink Beating a Hate Crime?

Karen Aoresty, the ADL Director in St. Louis, says the black-on-white attack and the “goading” question about Michael Brown raises some red flags.

04/01/2015

(KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Extra Security Planned for Busy Weekend in Downtown St. Louis

“The first question is, should I be scared? And the answer is no, don’t be scared, be alert,” says Missy Kelley of Downtown STL Inc.

01/16/2015

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson joins Mark Reardon in studio.
(KMOX/ Ben Boyd)

County Police Assume Ferguson Security Detail

Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson gave reasons such as lack of resources and manpower for his request.

10/03/2014

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