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St. Louis Police Increase Party Bus Inspections

Posted on July 22, 2015

Missouri State Highway Patrol Commercial Vehicle Officer Randy Fain checks the brakes and tire pressure under a bus Saturday, July 11, 2015,  as officers from the St. Louis Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol inspect party buses downtown. The bus failed both those qualifications and others. Bus driver Ryan Bear said the company is called 94 Shuttles. Photo by Jerry Naunheim Jr.
Missouri State Highway Patrol Commercial Vehicle Officer Randy Fain checks the brakes and tire pressure under a bus Saturday, July 11, 2015,  as officers from the St. Louis Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol inspect party buses downtown. The bus failed both those qualifications and others. Bus driver Ryan Bear said the company is called 94 Shuttles. Photo by Jerry Naunheim Jr.

In all, they sidelined more than half the 32 buses they inspected in four nights of special patrols: 18 for issues with the drivers and three for mechanical and bus license violations.

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