safety

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Kevin Killeen
December 03, 2019 - 9:39 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — MetroLink is promising better things ahead, as the light rail line promotes a new safety plan. Metro President and CEO Taulby Roach says a lot of the bad manners and petty crime on the trains comes from people who sneak onboard without a ticket. "So that's moving everybody to a...
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Kevin Killeen
November 20, 2019 - 5:20 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Mayor Lyda Krewson's Administration is looking for some way to bring back red light cameras, which were struck down by the Missouri Supreme Court as unconstitutional. The mayor's office says the move is motivated by safety, not a search for more revenue. In that last three years...
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owl stuck in Halloween cobwebs
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Associated Press
October 17, 2019 - 2:14 pm
If you observe an animal in trouble, always call a wildlife center before intervening.
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Kevin Killeen
October 11, 2019 - 12:53 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Baseball fans coming downtown for the big games ahead will get some extra protection from St. Louis Metropolitan Police. Police Chief John Hayden says he's adding more uniformed officers, more undercover officers and security cameras to help protect the fans. "People will be...
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Missouri welcome sign
Debbie Monterrey
August 28, 2019 - 11:38 am
Of the top 12 safest cities in Missouri, 11 are in St. Louis County, one in St. Charles County.
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lime scooter
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July 15, 2019 - 3:48 pm
(KMOX) — After a Youtube star was involved in a fatal accident while riding an electric scooter through the busy streets of London, safety concerns about the motorized transportation devices are surfacing. According to the Guardian , Emily Hartrigde 's death last week marked the first of its kind...
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A man legally carries a firearm in his pocket for protection.
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February 06, 2019 - 6:15 pm
2nd Amendment advocates are pushing back against the gun safety measure, calling it a "dangerous" piece of legislation.
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December 03, 2018 - 11:19 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ridership on St. Louis' public transit is plummeting as the light-rail system moves toward its first expansion in more than a decade. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the city's MetroLink and buses have seen a 20 percent drop in passengers over the last five years. Metro...
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Brett Blume
November 16, 2018 - 11:42 am
How do other cities work to improve safety and rider experience on board their public transit systems? To find out those in charge of running the Metrolink rail line invited transit experts from across the country to St. Louis to talk about it during a panel discussion Friday morning. Among the...
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