Tag: Chief O’Toole

Gov. Greitens: Troopers on city interstates getting dangerous criminals off the streets

It was just over a month ago when Gov. Eric Greitens announced an initiative to put 30 Missouri Highway Patrol troopers on interstates 64, 44, and 55 where they run through St. Louis City, an effort aimed at helping an over-burdened city police force get a handle on violent crime. These are interstates where rolling gunfire has resulted in fatal shootings and crashes earlier this year, and in the first week of the collaborative enforcement […]