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Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission to require annual de-escalation and implicit bias training

The Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Commission has voted to require annual training in de-escalation techniques and recognizing implicit bias for all Missouri law enforcement officers. Missouri officers will take a one-hour course in each area as part of their required 24-hours of annual continuing education training. “At its June meeting, I challenged the […]

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Governor appoints area sheriff to Missouri Sheriff Methamphetamine Relief Taskforce

The Governor has appointed Benjamin L. Becerra, of Gallatin; Randee M. Kaiser, of Carthage; and Mark S. Owen, of Parkville, to the Missouri Sheriff Methamphetamine Relief Taskforce. The Missouri Sheriff Methamphetamine Relief Taskforce was established to administer grants in Missouri related to meth crimes across the state. Becerra has served as the Daviess County Sheriff, a position he was first elected […]