MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety /news-rss?filter=public_safety MO.gov News Feed: Department of Public Safety Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:06:10 +0000 en-us Governor Parson Requests Federal Disaster Declaration in Response to Flooding http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/74de2349-1bc3-4412-afba-4a4031c9c7fc http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/74de2349-1bc3-4412-afba-4a4031c9c7fc Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 In Flood Recovery Meetings, Governor Parson Says Request for Federal Disaster Declaration Will Likely Come Next Week http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1781bafb-e5ba-4c05-9648-4a52478f869a http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/1781bafb-e5ba-4c05-9648-4a52478f869a Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Homeland Security Grant Funding Opportunity for Missouri Nonprofit Organizations at Risk of Terrorist Attack http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/3558b190-5df0-40b1-bb24-80442149a446 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/3558b190-5df0-40b1-bb24-80442149a446 Mon, 15 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Application Deadline: May 13, 2019; Total Grant Funds Available: $200,000 Crime Victims’ Rights Week ceremony highlights advancements for Missouri crime victims; calls attention to continuing need to support victims http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/45ea4bf2-c1de-4a2d-9362-d28ebeea94d0 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/45ea4bf2-c1de-4a2d-9362-d28ebeea94d0 Sun, 07 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson, Attorney General Schmitt to speak at April 10 ceremony honoring crime victims, survivors, victim advocates for their continuing efforts Governor Parson Calls for Joint Federal, State, and Local Damage Assessments in Preparation for Federal Disaster Declaration Request http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/134dbd7b-c5c3-4557-bc14-eb7b2080c3f8 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/134dbd7b-c5c3-4557-bc14-eb7b2080c3f8 Thu, 04 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Damage assessments requested for Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Holt, Mississippi, New Madrid, and Ray counties; additional counties likely to be added to request Governors Meet with Corps of Engineers to Call for Change to Missouri River Management http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/d9db05a7-5ece-4947-acb0-8f1adec1a26b http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/d9db05a7-5ece-4947-acb0-8f1adec1a26b Tue, 02 Apr 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Department of Public Safety, Missouri State Highway Patrol, MoDOT leaders urge motorists to follow the law and use caution whenever approaching stopped emergency vehicles http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/2f3d4f0a-f407-483c-b0a7-9aa9e34b8718 http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/2f3d4f0a-f407-483c-b0a7-9aa9e34b8718 Thu, 28 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 On Thursday, a second Illinois State Police trooper working along a highway was struck and killed by a vehicle in less than three months Governor Parson Declares State of Emergency in Missouri in Response to Flooding http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8554d878-eb67-4de9-8412-a43e6c786b7c http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8554d878-eb67-4de9-8412-a43e6c786b7c Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson and Congressman Graves to Meet With Local Officials in Atchison and Buchanan Counties Governor Parson Encourages Missourians to Think Safety as Flooding Continues http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/2c984e09-39bb-4a09-9015-e6d3677afd94 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/2c984e09-39bb-4a09-9015-e6d3677afd94 Sun, 17 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Trooper named Missouri State Employee of the Month for relentless investigation after 2 young children discovered along Mid-Missouri highway http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8466e329-0384-464e-842c-dda2db982dbd http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/8466e329-0384-464e-842c-dda2db982dbd Sun, 17 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Governor Parson Meets with Emergency Management Team as Flooding Impacts More of State; Missourians Urged to Take Protective Actions http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/985e3f2d-63e6-4640-b33c-de4f272c0ec5 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/985e3f2d-63e6-4640-b33c-de4f272c0ec5 Thu, 14 Mar 2019 19:00:00 +0000 $3.5 million in grants approved for three Missouri schools to provide protection against tornadoes http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/63c958e8-db88-4210-91d3-febc28703e32 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/63c958e8-db88-4210-91d3-febc28703e32 Wed, 06 Mar 2019 18:00:00 +0000 Federal Emergency Management Agency approves plans for schools in Christian, Lawrence and McDonald counties to shelter total of more than 2,250 students, staff, and residents during severe storms Missouri’s 39 flood deaths over last 4 years underscore extreme danger of vehicles and flooding – 87 percent of victims had been in automobiles http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7a40b8db-2543-4cca-b7da-4886509f6661 http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/7a40b8db-2543-4cca-b7da-4886509f6661 Sun, 24 Feb 2019 18:00:00 +0000 Missourians are encouraged to take action during Severe Weather Preparedness Week, which includes March 5 statewide tornado drill Governor Parson Urges Missourians to Limit Travel as Hazardous Conditions Take Hold across Missouri http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/c65e2eec-443a-4a42-aea3-18372d5b6b9a http://dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/c65e2eec-443a-4a42-aea3-18372d5b6b9a Tue, 05 Feb 2019 18:00:00 +0000 Governor met tonight with state emergency managers and responders at State Emergency Operations Center Missouri Earthquake Awareness Month calls attention to risks of New Madrid Seismic Zone http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/fd17018d-0f52-4a5d-ac8b-e397ff94c7ae http://sema.dps.mo.gov/news/newsitem/uuid/fd17018d-0f52-4a5d-ac8b-e397ff94c7ae Tue, 29 Jan 2019 18:00:00 +0000 Missourians are encouraged to prepare and learn how to respond in case of a large-scale earthquake