Honorable, Ethical, Tested Leadership


"Infrastructure, public safety, economic health, fiscal responsibility, and safe guarding the interests of our vulnerable populations will be my highest priorities.  Balancing those interests against all that faces our state is no small task, but our priorities must be clear and come first."

Lane Roberts



Elected Missouri State Representative, District 161, Nov. 6, 2018

Director of the Missouri Department of Public Safety, 2015-2017

Chief of Police for the City of Joplin, 2007-2014


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Lane Roberts is endorsed by:

Missouri Fraternal Order of Police

Missouri State Teachers Association

National Federation of Independent Business/Missouri

National Rifle Association of America

Better Schools for Missouri

Missouri Cattlemen’s Association

from the archives

Joplin Police Chief Lane Roberts, standing to the right of Marine Corporal Brian Henson, thanked the former soldier for the donation. Roberts said that there was "something fitting about a flag that has survived [potential destruction in battle areas] flying over the city."  

Joplin Independent 5/28/11

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