STL Public Radio: Missouri House Agrees To End Residency Requirement For Police Statewide
Meanwhile, for those who can sneak past the newspaper's get-rich-quick scheme . . . Here's the editorial board slap fighting with the right-wing police union leader who is getting worse with his media strategy since he discovered a comfortable bubble on Facebook. Read more:
News that some Kansas City police officers try to skirt the department's residency requirement should shock every taxpayer. The stunning claim came Tuesday - not from a critic of the department, or a politician, but from Brad Lemon, president of the Fraternal Order of Police, who testified before the Board of Police Commissioners.