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Headlines from Missouri
Shelbina Missouri 13-year-old boy killed after playing with loaded gun (8/8/2006)
Kansas City Missouri boy, 17, shot while playing with gun in driveway (7/14/2006)
St. Louis boy, 13, shot and killed after finding loaded gun under mattress (10/23/2005)
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National SAFE KIDS Campaign
Find the SAFE KIDS Coalitions in your state.
Children's Mercy Hospital Center For Childhood Safety
Contact: Lori Thomas,
firstname.lastname@example.org, 800-328-7330, 573-474-8631
Missourians Against Handgun Violence
Contact: Anne Kelly Moriarty,
Other Local Resources
Greater St. Louis - National Safety Council Local Chapter
314-621-9200 x 21
Kansas City - Parents of Murdered Children and OtherSurvivors of Homicide Victims
Contact: Marge Wolfer,
Springfield - Safety Council of the Ozarks
St. Joseph - Safety and Health Council
Western Missouri - Safety & Health Council of Western Missouri & Kansas
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Gun Lock Programs
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Contact the State Resources (above) about gun lock programs in Missouri.
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