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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

Photo provided by Missouri State Auditors office/UPI

Clayton Police: No Evidence Schweich Target of Whisper Campaign

Clayton Detective Lt. Don Bass said they have found no evidence Schweich was the target of bullying, threats or blackmail.

03/23/2015

One of Glenn McCoy's editorial cartoons for Jan. 8, 2015.

Local Cartoonist Reacts to Paris Terrorist Attack

“I mean what we do, poking fun at someone, you never think it would lead someone this far over the cliff that they would see this as a measured response to a drawing,” he says.

01/07/2015

Seth Rogan, James Franco, The Interview Premiere,

Wehrenberg to Start Showing ‘The Interview’ on Christmas

Vice president Bill Menke says the theater has been in contact with the FBI and was assured of no threat to safety.

12/24/2014

Photo of Darren Wilson after Michael Brown altercation  (Courtesy: St. Louis County Prosecuting Office)

Lawyer: Darren Wilson Wants to Translate Event Into Teachable Moment

The lawyer for former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson says his client wants to take what happened and make it a “teachable moment.”

12/01/2014

(Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Man Arrested In Facebook Extortion Plot

An Iowa man is charged with extortion after investigators say he threatened to release a sex video of a 19-year-old woman if she wouldn’t have sex and pay him money.

02/05/2014

St. Louis police charged Robert Metzinger with making terrorist threats.  (photo credit: myspace)

St. Louis Man Charged for Tweeting World Series Bomb Threat

St. Louis police arrested a 31-year-old social media manager for making terrorist threats as the Red Sox prepared to play the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

10/31/2013

East St. Louis Man Accused of Threatening to Shoot Children at School Bus stop

Police say 27-year-old Theron Hubbard sent nearly 300 text messages to the friend of his estranged wife, threatening to shoot the children.

03/09/2013

UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Akin Spokesperson Confirms Threats Against Congressman

“Akin has received threats of rape of his official staff, family and the Congressman himself along with suggestions that individuals should die.”

08/23/2012

New Illinois Laws Target Sex Offenders, Synthetic Drugs

State will also be able to expel students who make online threats.

12/28/2011

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