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New Policing Law Tracks Bad Cops, Raises Sheriffs’ Salaries

(Missourinet) A law enforcement reform bill signed this week includes keeping track of bad behavior:

Republican Senator Tony Luetkemeyer sponsored the bill- which had bipartisan, and law enforcement support:

The 177-page bill covers many aspects of policing and public safety. Senator Luetkemeyer of northwest Missouri says it corrects another major problem: the salaries of sheriffs. He uses his own county as an example.

The governor signed the new law this week.


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