There’s a new bill in Missouri that takes aim at violent crimes committed in the state.

The main targets are crimes related to conspiracy, unlawful possession of guns, criminal street gangs and carjacking.

      NEWS-7-7-2020 CRIME BILL 1 - 7th July 2020

Governor Mike Parson signed the bill on Monday.

He says the legislation is a big step towards making communities safer, but he also says a lot more needs to be done.