MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety /news-rss?filter=public_safety MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety Thu, 24 Jun 2021 03:11:52 +0000 en-us State Fire Marshal urges caution for those who use consumer fireworks for July 4th celebrations http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/b1cbc3f9-67ed-452c-a892-fe931bfb2101 http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/b1cbc3f9-67ed-452c-a892-fe931bfb2101 Wed, 16 Jun 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Fireworks sales at seasonal retailers are legal in Missouri from June 20 to July 10 At annual ceremony, Missouri law enforcement community honors state’s officers who made ultimate sacrifice http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/028741c0-ceaa-4eee-809a-73bcd2921e71 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/028741c0-ceaa-4eee-809a-73bcd2921e71 Fri, 30 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Names of 8 officers who died in the line of duty in 2020 were added to Law Enforcement Memorial, along with 7 recently confirmed historical deaths Advisory: Missouri to honor law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty during memorial service on Capitol grounds Saturday http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/ac69dbcc-a078-426b-89fb-4b0f9f0ffec6 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/ac69dbcc-a078-426b-89fb-4b0f9f0ffec6 Wed, 28 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0000 On May 1, eight officers who died in the line of duty during 2020 will be added to Law Enforcement Wall of Honor As National Crime Victims’ Rights Week approaches, Missouri calls attention to state’s advances in supporting and protecting crime victims and witnesses http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/9c914fd7-47bd-49e2-9307-8773ec4bb3ed http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/9c914fd7-47bd-49e2-9307-8773ec4bb3ed Tue, 13 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0000 House Bill 66, signed into law in 2020, created Missouri Pretrial Witness Protection Services Fund to protect victims and witnesses of violent crime and their families who might be at risk State Vaccination Teams Surpass One-Quarter Million Vaccines Administered to Missourians http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/673183dc-5746-4f3d-8d77-924211f50b10 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/673183dc-5746-4f3d-8d77-924211f50b10 Mon, 05 Apr 2021 19:00:00 +0000 State Vaccinators Administer More Than 300,000 Vaccines in Seven Days New app from Missouri Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Control allows retail cashiers to verify authenticity of IDs with their phones http://atc.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/92b716c5-ecb1-46f7-8409-b66cd49301d6 http://atc.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/92b716c5-ecb1-46f7-8409-b66cd49301d6 Wed, 31 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 ‘Show-Me ID’ app that aids retail employees checking IDs for proof of age before alcohol purchases is now available Governor Parson Announces State-Supported Mega Vaccination Site in Springfield http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1efd6bb3-be6a-4fc4-8d8f-1c5e7d759626 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1efd6bb3-be6a-4fc4-8d8f-1c5e7d759626 Tue, 30 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson Applauds Vaccination Efforts as Phase Two of COVID-19 Vaccine Plan Opens http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/938ad7f3-76a8-4378-b97d-4f0354ce51db http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/938ad7f3-76a8-4378-b97d-4f0354ce51db Sun, 28 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson and FEMA Announce Eight Week Effort to Expand Vaccinations in St. Louis Area http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7cc152d9-c7cd-4d0f-884d-7de85c4356b7 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7cc152d9-c7cd-4d0f-884d-7de85c4356b7 Sun, 28 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Missouri selected by National Governors Association for policy academy to advance cybersecurity http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/091b30f2-9f1d-4794-8eb8-8bb7901a55bd http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/091b30f2-9f1d-4794-8eb8-8bb7901a55bd Thu, 25 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Missouri is one of four states chosen to work with National Governors Association to advance their cybersecurity Highway Patrol corporal named Missouri State Employee of the Month for unique handling of traffic stop for speeding http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/71fc292d-29b2-4b87-bec3-ab04fed05f5c http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/71fc292d-29b2-4b87-bec3-ab04fed05f5c Thu, 25 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Kansas City Area Vaccination Events Exceed Expectations http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f081a680-0a88-49eb-bbe1-56f295df3d43 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f081a680-0a88-49eb-bbe1-56f295df3d43 Sun, 21 Mar 2021 19:00:00 +0000 Change smoke alarm batteries when ‘springing’ clocks ahead on March 14, state fire marshal recommends http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e8cdbf46-2c04-45b4-9665-4a36ea9d75e9 http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e8cdbf46-2c04-45b4-9665-4a36ea9d75e9 Wed, 10 Mar 2021 18:00:00 +0000 Fire Marshal Tim Bean also recommends Missourians practice their family escape plan regularly Severe Weather Preparedness Week and Statewide Tornado Drill emphasize readiness to protect Missourians from severe weather http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/42d42594-43e0-4f2e-bce3-b77200f2350b http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/42d42594-43e0-4f2e-bce3-b77200f2350b Tue, 23 Feb 2021 18:00:00 +0000 March 1-5 awareness campaign calls for preparing and planning for tornadoes, severe storms, lightning and flooding Governor Parson Provides Update on COVID-19 in Missouri http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/c8067ff8-a83f-4479-be19-d502f34c762c http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/c8067ff8-a83f-4479-be19-d502f34c762c Wed, 17 Feb 2021 18:00:00 +0000