Lt. Matt Stephens is the commanding officer of beat 50 and beat 60 in the Southwest Sector of the City. He reports directly to the Patrol Operations Commanders, Assistant Chief John Gordon and Assistant Chief Jeremiah Hunter. In addition to his geographic area of responsibility over the Southwest Sector, he is operationally responsible for the 5:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. Red Squad. Lt. Stephens began his career with the Columbia Police Department in 2005.
The members of beats 50 & 60 are committed to working hand in hand with residents and businesses on issues and concerns in the area. If you have a concern or suggestion for your beat officers, contact your beat supervisor at Matthew.Stephens@CoMo.gov (please allow at least 72 hours for a response).
Select your neighborhood beat below:
- Beat 10 or Beat 20 (Northwest Sector)
- Beat 30 or Beat 40 (Northeast Sector)
- Beat 50 or Beat 60 (Southwest Sector)
- Beat 70 or Beat 80 (Southeast Sector)
If you are reporting a crime, please call the non-emergency dispatch number at (573) 442-6131. For all emergencies, dial 911.