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Missouri Senate Approves Legislation Eliminating St. Louis Police Residency Requirement

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The Missouri Capitol dome

The Missouri Senate on Wednesday passed legislation eliminating the residency requirement for St. Louis police officers. On Tuesday, senators during the special session also advanced legislation through a committee that they say is tough on crime.

On Wednesday’s St. Louis on the Air, host Sarah Fenske talked with St. Louis Public Radio’s Jefferson City statehouse reporter Jaclyn Driscoll about the latest developments

St. Louis on the Air” brings you the stories of St. Louis and the people who live, work and create in our region. The show is hosted by Sarah Fenske and produced by Alex Heuer, Emily Woodbury, Evie Hemphill and Lara Hamdan. The audio engineer is Aaron Doerr.

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