MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety /news-rss?filter=public_safety MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety Sun, 15 Sep 2019 09:56:36 +0000 en-us Applicant Briefings begin next Monday, August 26, for local governments, nonprofits included in federal disaster declaration http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8266073c-9501-4c5d-821a-9a5ddb3479b5 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8266073c-9501-4c5d-821a-9a5ddb3479b5 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Local governments and eligible agencies in 68 counties included in federal Public Assistance disaster declaration strongly encouraged to attend the meetings, which discuss application process and FEMA program rules Missouri’s statewide ‘ShakeOut’ earthquake drill set for Oct. 17 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/b8e8ed3a-5f09-428b-95e4-fe009018ebca http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/b8e8ed3a-5f09-428b-95e4-fe009018ebca Sun, 18 Aug 2019 19:00:00 +0000 More than half a million Missourians expected to participate in ‘Drop, Cover, Hold On’ exercise FEMA Approves State’s Request to Expand Federal Disaster to Include Individual Assistance for Residents in Six Additional Counties http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e5c2de27-ca4b-4ee8-8bdf-6eca20766cbb http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e5c2de27-ca4b-4ee8-8bdf-6eca20766cbb Mon, 05 Aug 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Approval means residents affected by flooding or severe storms in Callaway, Jefferson, Lewis, McDonald, Newton, and Saline counties are immediately eligible to apply for FEMA assistance FEMA Approves State’s Request to Provide Disaster Assistance to Local Governments Recovering from Flooding and Storms http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/15f5405f-088c-4983-9c37-a748112a6746 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/15f5405f-088c-4983-9c37-a748112a6746 Sun, 28 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson Signs Executive Order to Establish Flood Recovery Advisory Working Group http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f1410119-3ec1-4078-a888-b8483c3bbb62 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f1410119-3ec1-4078-a888-b8483c3bbb62 Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 FEMA Agrees to Missouri’s Request to Consider Expanding Disaster Assistance to Residents in 21 Additional Counties http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7d6758a0-1238-4c4e-b8de-88160cf947ff http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7d6758a0-1238-4c4e-b8de-88160cf947ff Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Missouri Moves to Expand State’s Disaster Declaration to Include FEMA Assistance for Residents in 21 Additional Counties http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/329f6a9e-5a65-494a-9791-42de80890e21 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/329f6a9e-5a65-494a-9791-42de80890e21 Mon, 15 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 State Emergency Management Agency Request Also Seeks Assistance for Public Agencies, Nonprofits in 68 Counties for Damage to Roads and Infrastructure Trooper's Role in Rescue of Child Wins State Employee of Month Honors http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/0f921d7d-1e28-4e93-a03a-8bc5389d3470 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/0f921d7d-1e28-4e93-a03a-8bc5389d3470 Tue, 09 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 President Trump Approves State’s Request for Major Disaster Declaration for 20 Missouri Counties http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e1684112-1e31-4bd5-b49b-518108086076 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/e1684112-1e31-4bd5-b49b-518108086076 Mon, 08 Jul 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Urges Residents in Designated Counties Affected by Flooding and Severe Storms that Began April 29 to Register Now for Assistance Missouri Requests Second Federal Disaster Declaration This Year, in Response to Flooding and Tornadoes http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/54748c89-b65d-4337-a720-12be46e37fd0 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/54748c89-b65d-4337-a720-12be46e37fd0 Sun, 23 Jun 2019 19:00:00 +0000 State is seeking federal assistance for residents and businesses affected by flooding in 41 Missouri counties State Fire Marshal urges Missourians to think of safety first as July 4th fireworks sales begin http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1db9b54e-02df-40f5-959e-88c8026a52c9 http://dfs.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1db9b54e-02df-40f5-959e-88c8026a52c9 Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Fireworks sales at season retailers are legal in state from June 20 to July 10 Preventing heat deaths: 5 of Missouri’s 19 heat-related deaths last year were children left in vehicles http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/728646dd-2f1f-44e6-b867-bb6e2ae7794a http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/728646dd-2f1f-44e6-b867-bb6e2ae7794a Sun, 16 Jun 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Missouri Summer Safety Day, June 19, is a reminder of the dangers posed by heat and humidity and the importance of staying cool and hydrating Missouri Requests Joint Federal, State, and Local Damage Assessments in Preparation for 2nd Federal Disaster Declaration Request this Spring http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f49b48bb-a35a-4bb5-ba2e-d5915f72fcfc http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/f49b48bb-a35a-4bb5-ba2e-d5915f72fcfc Wed, 05 Jun 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Applicant Briefings begin Tuesday, June 4, for local governments, nonprofits included in federal disaster declaration for flooding, severe storms March 11 to April 16 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/ae5e25e1-7c55-4e94-8c6a-ed32ffa27b8d http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/ae5e25e1-7c55-4e94-8c6a-ed32ffa27b8d Wed, 29 May 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Local governments and eligible agencies in 13 counties included in federal Public Assistance disaster declaration strongly encouraged to attend the meetings, which discuss application process and FEMA program rules Governor Parson Activates Missouri National Guard to Assist in Flood Fighting as State Continues to Recover from Severe Storms http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/d593f39d-8568-4865-ba22-8412866d4b3e http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/d593f39d-8568-4865-ba22-8412866d4b3e Sun, 26 May 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Additional weather threats are forecast even as Missouri continues to battle flooding and works to recover from severe storms