State Fire Marshal urges caution with fireworks as July Fourth holiday approaches
Public fireworks shows provide the best sights and are safest
June 26, 2018
Following record-breaking heat in May, Missouri prepares for Summer Weather Safety Week, June 18-24
Average daily temperatures in May were warmest on record for state of Missouri
June 04, 2018
Homeland Security Grant Funding Opportunity for Missouri Nonprofit Organizations at Risk of Terrorist Attack
Application Deadline: June 4, 2018; Total Grant Funds Available: $200,000
May 23, 2018
Memorial services will honor 2 Missouri firefighters who died in the line of duty in 2017 and another killed 169 years ago
Ceremonies on Missouri Fire Service Memorial Day also honor all state firefighters who passed away last year
May 15, 2018
At annual ceremony, Missouri law enforcement community honors state’s officers who made ultimate sacrifice
Names of 2 officers killed in the line of duty in 2017 are added to Law Enforcement Memorial, along with 2 fallen officers from past years
May 05, 2018
Missouri to honor law enforcement officers killed in line of duty during ceremonies Friday and Saturday on Capitol grounds
Saturday’s Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony will be held in Carnahan Memorial Garden due to Capitol construction project
May 01, 2018
Gov. Greitens Announces $100 Million in Disaster Recovery Projects
April 10, 2018
Recognizing the Life-Saving Work of Public Safety Telecommunicators
April 8-14 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
April 09, 2018
Capitol Crime Victims’ Rights Week and ceremony on Friday honor crime victims and advocates for efforts to support all victims
First legislation signed into law in Missouri this year aims to combat human trafficking
April 09, 2018
Missouri fire marshal advises changing smoke alarm batteries as clocks ‘spring ahead’ this weekend
Three out of five home fire deaths in the United States occur in properties without working smoke alarms
March 08, 2018
Severe Weather Awareness Week and Statewide Tornado Drill help Missourians prepare for deadly severe weather threats
From March 4 to 10 residents are encouraged to take action to prepare for tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, flooding and lightning
February 26, 2018
Gov. Greitens Visits Families, Responders After Tornado
February 26, 2018
Gov. Greitens Declares State of Emergency as Proactive Response to Storms and Flooding
February 24, 2018
Reminder: Nomination deadline is March 31 for 5 Missouri Public Safety awards honoring first responders for exemplary service
A 6th award honors civilians who assist first responders during emergencies
February 20, 2018
First group of Missourians participates in program to introduce veterans and active service members to fire service careers
Gov. Eric Greitens created Missouri’s new Firefighter Veterans Initiative to connect veterans to public safety careers and support them with mentoring network of firefighters
February 17, 2018
Media Advisory: Recent veterans and active service members from across Missouri to participate in physically challenging inaugural Firefighter Veterans Initiative program on Saturday, Feb. 17 in Jefferson City
Gov. Eric Greitens initiated new program to recruit veterans to careers in Missouri’s fire service and support them through mentoring network of firefighting professionals
February 14, 2018
February is Earthquake Awareness Month in Missouri, with emphasis on preparedness
Missourians are reminded to know how to respond in case of a major earthquake in the New Madrid Seismic Zone
February 07, 2018
Department of Public Safety accepting nominations for 5 statewide awards honoring first responders for heroic acts or work strengthening Missouri communities
A sixth award honors civilians who assist first responders during emergencies
January 17, 2018