A Missouri petition was amended Wednesday to ask for a change in state law, not the Missouri Constitution, that would permit local control of police in Kansas City.
A Missouri petition was amended Wednesday to ask for a change in state law, not the Missouri Constitution, that would permit local control of police in Kansas City. Keith Myers kmeyers@kcstar.com
A Missouri petition was amended Wednesday to ask for a change in state law, not the Missouri Constitution, that would permit local control of police in Kansas City. Keith Myers kmeyers@kcstar.com

Petition for local control of KC police is amended as stakeholders stay tuned

December 14, 2016 06:00 PM

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