Public Safety Department
The Department of Public Safety is the largest municipal government department in the City of St. Louis overseeing the Fire Department, the Metropolitan Police Department, six major divisions, two bureaus, a correctional institution and the city jail.
Public Safety Director
Director, Department of Public Safety
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The Building Division enforces the City building code, issues building permits, conducts building inspections, demolishes vacant buildings, and enforces zoning ordinances.
City Emergency Management Agency
The City of St. Louis Emergency Management Agency (CEMA), a division of the Department of Public Safety, maintains an ongoing program of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery
Civilian Oversight Board (COB)
The Board's function is to review and investigate citizen complaints against alleged misconduct of the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
Information and links concerning the City Justice Center (City Jail) and the Medium Security Institution (Workhouse)
A division of the Department of Public Safety that oversees all liquor licenses in the City of St. Louis.
Established on Sept. 14, 1857, the St. Louis Fire Department is the second oldest career Fire Department in the United States
Neighborhood Stabilization Team
Neighborhood Stabilization Team for the City of St. Louis home page
Office of Special Events
Information about what you need to do in order to apply for a Special Event Permit, rent the City Hall Rotunda, and other helpful information involving event planning.
The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department (SLMPD) serves the City of St. Louis. This page is provided as a courtesy service to direct visitors to the Official SLMPD website.
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Department of Health & Division of Corrections to Provide Hepatitis A Vaccinations to Inmates
All 800 persons who are eligible to receive the vaccinations will get them. The vaccinations are a proactive public health intervention measure.
Press release | Department of Health,Corrections Division | 07/25/2019
Board Vacancy Announcement
The Civilian Oversight Board is announcing four (4) Board Member Vacancies for terms expiring on December 31, 2019.
News/Announcement | Civilian Oversight Board | 07/23/2019
August Events in St. Louis
Learn about interesting and fun events happening throughout the city in the month of august.
Press release | Office of Special Events | 07/11/2019
Statement from Public Safety Director Judge Jimmie Edwards - March 15th, 2019
Recent statements made by an employee of the St. Louis Police Officers Association do not reflect the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.
Press release | Department of Public Safety,Office of the Mayor | 03/15/2019
CEMA Severe Weather Awareness Week Coloring Contest
Preparedness is a whole community effort!
Press release | City Emergency Management Agency | 02/19/2019
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Phone: (314) 622-3391
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
1200 Market , Room 401, City Hall
St. Louis, Missouri 63103
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