BREAKING NEWS

Attorney General’s Office Obtains Habeas Corpus Denial for National Supermarket Gunman


Jefferson City, Mo. (July 18, 2019) – Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced that his office has successfully obtained a denial of a petition for a writ of habeas corpus in the case of Marvin Jennings, one of the men responsible for the robbery and murder of five employees at the former National Supermarket in St. Louis. Jennings was convicted of five counts of first degree murder, two counts of first degree assault, one count of first degree robbery, and eight counts of armed criminal action. Read more...

AG Schmitt Secures Three More Federal Indictments Through Safer Streets Initiative


St. Louis, Mo. (July 9, 2019)  – Today, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced that his office has secured an additional three federal indictments in St. Louis through the Safer Streets Initiative. All three indictments, which were recently unsealed, were obtained by Special Assistant U.S. Attorneys (SAUSAs) deputized by the U.S. Attorney’s Office as part of the Safer Streets Initiative. Schmitt announced the first federal indictment obtained by a SAUSA on June 27th. Read more...

St. Louis Crime Commission Donates $200,000 to Better Family Life to Prevent Violent Crime in St. Louis


St. Louis, Mo. (July 8, 2019) – Today, the St. Louis Crime Commission – joined by Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District Jeff Jensen, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department Chief John Hayden, and St. Louis County Police Chief Jon Belmar – announced in a press conference an investment of $200,000 to Better Family Life to help deter violent crime and aid families of victims of violent crime in the St. Louis region. Better Family Life, represented by James Clark, accepted the donation from the Crime Commission’s President Ed Dowd. Read more...

AG Schmitt Announces Lawsuit Against Cass County Roofing Company for Fraud


Jefferson City, Mo. (July 3, 2019) – Today, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced his office filed a lawsuit against Apex Contracting & Roofing (“Apex”), a roofing company in Cass County, Missouri and its owner Jason Stewart. The lawsuit was brought as a result of multiple complaints filed by Missouri consumers. Read more...