Tag: Highway Patrol

Highway Patrol wins award for customer service

By Michael Layer OAK BROOK, Ill. – The Missouri State Highway Patrol won the Customer Convenience Award for Troop as Motor Vehicle Team Exceeding Exceptions by the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) at the 2017 Region III Information Exchange, held in Oak Brook, Illinois. The Patrol was praised for their Troop A MVI team that facilitated a greater customer service. Particularly, they created examination projects during state holidays and allowed for off-site investigations. […]

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 […]