Tag: Department of Public Safety

Nasheed requests ‘additional security’ from Greitens

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Sen. Jamilah Nasheed is calling on the Department of Public Safety to beef up security in the Missouri State Capitol — because of Gov. Eric Greitens. In a letter sent to the head of DPS, Director Drew Juden on Wednesday, Nasheed formally requested additional security “within and around the Missouri Capitol complex” in response to the allegations of domestic violence and “continued rumors of erratic and dangerous behavior” by Greitens. Nasheed […]

Bills concerning public health and public safety introduced at STL County Council meeting

The St. Louis County Council heard the introduction of multiple bills on Tuesday night, a majority of which deal with public health and public safety. One such bill, introduced to the County Council by County Executive Steve Stenger requests legislation that would allow Dr. Faisal Khan, the director of Public Health to accept and appropriate a grant as lead partner in the amount of $100,000 from the City of St. Louis Department of Health to […]

Questions about Capitol security appropriation could be answered in upcoming Budget hearing

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With veto session just days away, all eyes are on the Missouri General Assembly, waiting to see just what might be taken up by the legislators. Many wonder whether the legislature will try to find a new solution to HCB 3, an attempt to sweep funds to shore up and prevent in-home care cuts to 8,000 senior citizens, disabled and veterans, or perhaps take disciplinary action against Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal or […]