The Missouri State Highway Patrol joins the National Crime Prevention Council in observing October 2011 as National Crime Prevention Month.


The Missouri State Highway Patrol joins the National Crime Prevention Council in observing October 2011 as National Crime Prevention Month.

It is always smart to keep safety in mind, no matter where you are. Missourians can help decrease crime with these simple habits.

Anticipate potential crime situations; recognize when there is a problem; and take action to remove or reduce the risk of a crime occurring.

The Patrol urges residents and visitors to be alert and think safety. For more detailed information, visit www.mshp.dps.mo.gov. Select “publications” then “brochures” and read the Patrol’s brochure on identity theft.