Gov. Nixon, St. Louis leaders address public at UMSL

Press conference at UMSL

(Photos by Bob Samples)

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay and Missouri Department of Public Safety Director Dan Isom addressed the public during a press conference Nov. 24 at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. The leaders urged calm and restraint in advance of a grand jury decision on the case involving Darren Wilson, a Ferguson (Mo.) police officer. Isom (pictured below at the lectern) is also a UMSL criminology professor and alumnus.

Nixon and Isom returned to campus on Nov. 25 to announce the governor’s orders for additional Missouri National Guardsmen to Ferguson.

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Press conference at UMSL


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