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MO State Emergency Management Agency

February is Earthquake Awareness Month in Missouri, with emphasis on preparedness

Missourians reminded how to respond in case of a major earthquake in the New Madrid Seismic Zone Original Source

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Missouri grants law enforcement basic training academy license to Lincoln University

License will allow Lincoln to establish nation’s first training academy at a Historically Black College and University Original Source

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Gov. Parson attends ribbon cutting ceremony for Missouri State Highway Patrol crime lab expansion

8,000 Square-Foot Expansion Will House Five New Full-Time DNA Analysts and Expand DNA Processing Capabilities and Efficiencies Original Source

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Over 100 to participate Saturday in fourth annual State Fire Marshal’s 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

Last year’s event commemorating firefighters killed on 9/11 raised over $16,000 for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, which supports firefighters’…

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POST Commission Votes to Require Annual De-escalation and Implicit Bias Training for Law Enforcement Officers

Commission Also Grants Preliminary Approval for Lincoln University to Establish Nation’s First Law Enforcement Basic Training Academy at a Historically…

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Fire Prevention Week 2020 focuses on kitchen fires, the leading cause of residential fires in the U.S.

National Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 4 – 10, calls attention to simple, preventive steps to reduce fires in the kitchen…

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Missouri’s statewide ‘ShakeOut’ earthquake drill set for Oct. 15

Hundreds of thousands of Missourians expected to participate in ‘Drop, Cover, Hold On’ exercise Original Source

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