City of Pagedale, MO
St. Louis County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[CC 2000 §200.150; CC 1990 §200.140; Ord. No. 351 §§1 — 9, 8-22-1967]
A. 
The City contracts and agrees to cooperate with other cities, towns and villages within St. Louis County, Missouri, the City of St. Louis, Missouri and County of St. Louis, Missouri for certain common Police service under the terms and conditions herein contained.
B. 
This contract for mutual cooperation shall become effective with respect to each municipality within St. Louis County, Missouri and City of St. Louis, Missouri and County of St. Louis, Missouri upon the passage of a like ordinance authorizing such contract by such municipality or County.
C. 
This contract insofar as it is applicable to any particular municipality or County of St. Louis may be terminated at any time, by any party hereto, thirty (30) days after service upon the Clerk of the other contracting municipalities or County Clerk of St. Louis County of a certified copy of an ordinance terminating this contract of such municipality or of County of St. Louis.
D. 
The members of the Police force of this municipality shall respond to requests for assistance within the boundary limits of any other contracting municipality or of County of St. Louis pursuant to the directions and approval of the Chief of Police of the City of Pagedale, Missouri, or, in his/her absence or incapacity, by the Mayor of the City of Pagedale or, in the absence or incapacity of both the Chief of Police and the Mayor, by the President of the Board of Alderpersons.
E. 
It shall be the duty of the members of the Police force of this community to perform Police services in any municipality or in County of St. Louis that is a party to this contract when requested by such municipality and authorized to do so by the Chief of Police of the City or, in his/her absence or incapacity, by the Mayor of the City or, in the absence or incapacity of both the Chief of Police and the Mayor, by the President of the Board of Alderpersons.
F. 
Each Police Officer performing services in any other municipality or in County of St. Louis, in accordance with the terms of this contract, shall have all the powers, rights, privileges, duties and immunities as the members of the Police force of the municipalities requesting assistance, but shall remain in the employment and under the direction, supervision and control of the proper officers and authorities of their own respective municipalities.
G. 
Consideration for this contract shall be the mutual agreements of the parties hereto and no compensation shall be paid by any participating municipality to any other.
H. 
Equipment and property utilized in the carrying out of the common Police services provided by this contract shall be at the risk of the municipality or County owning the same and any loss or damage thereto shall be borne by such owner municipality or County, provided that nothing herein contained shall be construed to limit the liability of any municipality or St. Louis County or of its agents, servants or employees arising out of tortious conduct.
I. 
Nothing herein contained shall be construed to mean that Police Officers of another municipality or of St. Louis County injured, killed or who die from injuries sustained while performing services in the City of Pagedale under this agreement shall be covered under Workmen's Compensation insurance of this City or under any injury or death benefits of the City of Pagedale. Nor shall anything herein contained be construed to mean that Police Officers of the City of Pagedale who may be killed or die as result of injuries while serving another municipality or in St. Louis County, Missouri, with the approval of the Chief of Police of the City of Pagedale or, in his/her absence or incapacity, by the Mayor of the City of Pagedale or, in the absence or incapacity of both the Chief of Police and the Mayor, by the President of the Board of Alderpersons shall not be covered by Workmen's Compensation insurance provided by this City or to the benefits of coverage under any other insurance carried by the City of Pagedale or any of its departments, where applicable.