Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt Announces Safer Streets Initiative



Jefferson City, MO – Jan. 22, 2019 – Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced today his “Safer Streets” Initiative, an effort to quell alarming violent crime rates in the St. Louis area. Unveiled in a press conference earlier today, the Safer Streets initiative will feature unprecedented cooperation between the U.S. Attorney’s office and the Attorney General’s office, as well as various law enforcement agencies.

Attorney General Schmitt announced the partnership between the Attorney General’s office and the United States Attorney’s office, stating, “In this partnership, Assistant Attorneys General on my team will be specially designated to ensure the Attorney General’s office can more fully prosecute violent crimes.”

“These special prosecutors will handle all types of cases, specifically homicides, carjackings, and gun crimes. 

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