Missouri POST Commission to hold public meetings across state to gather suggestions on changes to law enforcement officer training standards
August 26, 2015
Gov. Nixon requests financial assistance from SBA for eastern Missouri residents and businesses impacted by severe storms and flooding
SBA assistance would be provided to residents and businesses in 16 eastern Missouri counties
August 13, 2015
Missouri receives major disaster declaration in response to Gov. Nixon’s request
Sixty-eight counties included in today’s federal disaster declaration are the most for any disaster in Missouri since the Great Flood of 1993
August 07, 2015
Gov. Nixon announces $1 million for at-risk youth program in St. Louis, led by national non-profit
Pilot program funding passed with bi-partisan support during the 2015 legislative session
August 05, 2015
Missouri state assistance agencies teaming up Wednesday for Cassville-area residents affected by flooding and storms
State agencies offering one-stop shop for impacted residents with questions and seeking assistance due to recent flooding and storms
July 13, 2015
Disaster assistance agencies teaming up Sunday for Jefferson County residents affected by flooding and storms
Multi-Agency Resource Center in Festus will provide resources at one-stop shop for those seeking assistance
July 11, 2015
Missouri’s many public fireworks displays provide the biggest thrills and are safest way to enjoy Independence Day fireworks
Even smaller consumer fireworks present hazard, particularly to children
June 26, 2015
Gov. Nixon to view flood-fighting and recovery efforts in Lincoln, Pike counties on Saturday; Governor directs SEMA to coordinate state assistance with communities
Severe thunderstorms, straight line winds and heavy rains overnight impacted much of state; flash flooding risk continues today
June 26, 2015
Gov. Nixon signs bill to increase amount that victims can receive through Missouri Crime Victims’ Compensation program
Governor also signs three other bills related to public safety
June 24, 2015
Gov. Nixon declares state of emergency in response to heavy rains and flooding impacting much of Missouri
June 18, 2015
Memorial services will honor two Missouri firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2014 and five others killed in past years
Ceremonies will also honor other Missouri firefighters who passed away last year
May 15, 2015
Law enforcement officers, families from across state remember fallen officers at Missouri Law Enforcement Memorial service
Names of two officers from Missouri who died in the line of duty during 2014 are added to memorial’s Wall of Honor
May 02, 2015
Missouri Capitol ceremony honors crime victims and advocates during National Crime Victims’ Rights Week
CVRW calls attention to rights and protections established for Missouri crime victims and ongoing efforts to empower victims
April 23, 2015
Lane Roberts named Missouri Public Safety Director
March 19, 2015
Missouri Severe Weather Awareness Week and Statewide Tornado Drill underscore need for storm preparedness
March 2 to 6 awareness campaign calls attention to preparing for tornadoes, severe storms, lightning and flooding
February 24, 2015
Department of Public Safety reminds public of dangers posed by improper use of space heaters and supplemental heating sources
Space heaters or other supplemental heating sources suspected in seven deaths in five days during which temperatures plunged in Missouri
February 06, 2015
February is Earthquake Awareness Month in Missouri
Missourians encouraged to prepare for earthquakes during month-long observance because another major quake remains real threat
February 02, 2015