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Troop I announces special river enforcement

    Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, has announced that sometime during the month of June Troop I officers will participate in a special enforcement operation on the Gasconade River in Phelps and Pulaski counties. The emphasis of the operation will be the detection of those individuals who are operating either a motor vehicle near the river’s accesses, or water vessel on the river, while intoxicated.

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Gov. Nixon orders the Missouri National Guard to begin systematically withdrawing from the City of Ferguson

ST. LOUIS COUNTY - Gov. Jay Nixon today ordered the Missouri National Guard to begin a systematic process of withdrawing from the City of Ferguson. The Missouri National Guard will coordinate with the Missouri State Highway Patrol in carrying out this order.

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Troop I encourages safe travel over Labor Day weekend

Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that two special enforcement operations will be implemented during the upcoming holiday weekend. The traffic crash counting period for the Labor Day weekend will begin at 6 p.m., on Friday, August 29, 2014, and will end at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 1, 2014.

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Statement from Gov. Nixon regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson and role of National Guard

• Guard’s mission limited in scope; tasked with protecting the Unified Command Center so law enforcement can protect peaceful protestors, citizens and property
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The following is a statement from Gov. Jay Nixon regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson, MO:

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Gov. Nixon declares state of emergency, puts curfew in place to protect public safety and security in Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency and authorizing the Missouri State Highway Patrol to put in place a curfew within the City of Ferguson in order to protect public safety and security. Tonight, the curfew will begin at midnight and expire at 5 a.m.

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Patrol urges safety during holiday weekend

Colonel Ronald Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds Missouri’s travelers to make safety part of their Labor Day weekend. Col. Replogle strongly urges the use of seat belts when traveling in any kind of vehicle and life jackets when on a Missouri lake, river, or stream.

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