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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

ADL WELCOMES ARREST IN ST. LOUIS JEWISH CEMETERY DESECRATION

                         St. Louis…April 25…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed the arrest of a Florissant man charged with vandalism at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri, in February 2017.  After a lengthy investigation, University City Police arrested 34 year-old Alzado Harris, who confessed to the destruction of more