BREAKING NEWS

AG Hawley Warns Missourians about New Telephone Scam


Jefferson City, Mo. (October 18, 2018)  – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today issued a scam alert, warning Missouri residents about a new telephone scam. The Attorney General’s Office has received numerous complaints this week from Missouri residents after being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. Read more...

AG Hawley Announces Charges Filed against Bonne Terre Police Officer


Jefferson City, Mo. (October 17, 2018)  – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that his office has filed felony criminal charges in St. Francois County against Bonne Terre Police Officer Travis W. Cozine. Officer Cozine is charged with assault in the second degree, armed criminal action, and the unlawful possession of a weapon. Read more...

AG Hawley Files Amicus Brief Opposing Mandated Government Subsidization of Discriminatory Boycotts Against Israel


Jefferson City, Mo. (September 15, 2018)  – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley and eight other states today filed an amicus brief in the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit supporting Arizona’s motion to stay a preliminary injunction against an Arizona law that prohibits the State from entering into procurement contracts with businesses that boycott Israel.  Read more...

AG Hawley Announces Kansas City Contractor Convicted of Home Repair Fraud


Jefferson City, Mo. (October 12, 2018) - Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that Robert B. Williams, 47, of Kansas City, pled guilty to unlawful merchandising practices in Johnson, Clay, and Platte Counties. In his pleas, Williams admitted that he falsely promised homeowners that in exchange for upfront payment, he and his company, Xtreme Concrete and Outdoor Design, LLC, would perform concrete work and other construction services. Despite being paid, Mr. Williams failed to provide any work or materials to the homeowners. Read more...