Man With a Gun

Trenton police officers respond to suicidal man with a gun call

Officers with the Trenton Police Department were called to the 300 Block of Kavanaugh Street on Tuesday afternoon in response to a suicidal person with a gun. Officers secured the scene and requested assistance from the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Assistance was then requested from the Special Response Team […]

Staff Sgt Austin Kings and a member of the Highway Patrol receives Medal of Merit

Highway Patrolman who is Marine Force Reservist receives Medal of Merit

Staff Sgt. Austin Kings, an intelligence specialist with Alpha Company, Intelligence Support Battalion, Force Headquarters Group, Marine Forces Reserve, was awarded the Medal of Merit by Missouri Governor, Eric Greitens, in Jefferson City, on October. 28, 2017.  The Medal of Merit is awarded to those who display an exceptional amount of bravery beyond the call […]

Grundy County Law Enforcement Center

Trenton Police Department responds to man with a gun

Officers of the Trenton Police Department responded to a residence near 5th and DeBolt streets on Saturday. Upon arrival, officers discovered a subject in in a motor vehicle with a handgun who was threatening suicide. A standoff ensued, lasting approximately six hours, ending with officers negotiating the individual into a peaceful surrender. The 27-year-old Trenton […]