Press Releases

ADL Statement on the Killing of George Floyd

May 30, 2020, New York, NY … ADL (Anti-Defamation League) CEO and National Director Jonathan A. Greenblatt issued the following statement today in regards to the developing situation in Minneapolis and across the country, following the killing of George Floyd by police: We stand in solidarity with the Black community as they yet again are subject to pain and suffering

ADL Heartland Welcomes St. Louis Attorney Jennifer Schwesig as Regional Advisory Board Chair

St. Louis, MO, January 23… ADL Heartland welcomes Jennifer Schwesig as Chair of the Regional Advisory Board. She begins a 3-year term this month. Schwesig, a partner in the St. Louis-based Armstrong Teasdale LLP, leads the firm’s International Practice Group. She also serves as a member of the executive committee for the International Institute Board of Directors, has served on

ADL HEARTLAND ANNOUNCES 2019 DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD HONOREES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ADL HEARTLAND ANNOUNCES 2019 DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD HONOREES   (St. Louis) June 11- ADL Heartland announces that Nodaway County Prosecuting Attorney Robert “Bob” Rice; Retired St. Louis City Metropolitan Police Detective Brian Naeger; and the Ramiz Zijad Hodzic investigation and prosecution team consisting of Assistant US Attorney Matthew Drake, Assistant US Attorney Kenneth Tihen, Assistant US

ADL Announces 2018 Distinguished Service Awards: University City Police Department to be honored

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                 (ST. LOUIS) November 12 — ADL Heartland announces that the University City, Missouri Police Department is the recipient of ADL’s 2018 Distinguished Service Award.  The Awards recognize regional law enforcement representatives who distinguish themselves in the investigation and/or prosecution of hate crime, bias incidents, domestic or international terrorism, or in the protection of civil