Contact Us

For all emergencies dial 911

To report a non-emergency issue, or to have an officer contact you, contact the non-emergency line by dialing 311.

To report tips anonymously, contact CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS (8477)

Police Front Desk

600 East Walnut Street Columbia, Missouri 65201
(573) 874-7652

Media Relations

Jeffery Pitts, Community Relations Specialist/Public Information Officer
(573) 817-5049

Brian Adkisson, Communications & Marketing Manager
City Hall – 701 E. Broadway, 2nd Floor
(573) 874-7330

Steve Sapp, Director of Community Relations
City Hall – 701 E. Broadway, 2nd Floor
(573) 874-7257

Information Center 

Information Center Supervisor Kerri Seversen
(573) 874-7418

General Records Inquiries

(573) 874-7416
Public Records Portal
Obtain an accident report online
Download an open Records Request form

Internal Affairs Unit

Sgt. Scott Alpers
(573) 874-7431

Accreditation, Planning & Research Manager

Sgt. Bob Dochler
(573) 874-7424

Operations Commander

Assistant Chief Jill Schlude
(573) 874-7421

Patrol Lieutenants 

Lt. Brian Tate

Lt. Robert Fox

Investigative Support Commander

Assistant Chief Jeremiah Hunter
(573) 874-7407

Criminal Investigations Division (CID)

Lt. Matt Stephens

Special Operations Division (SOD)

Lt. Lance Bollinger

Support Services Commander

Assistant Chief John Gordon
(573) 874-7421

Lt. Paul Dickinson

Office of Neighborhood Services Liaison

Officer Jason McClintic
(573) 874-7426

Special Services Commander

Assistant Chief Brian  Richenberger
(573) 874-5471

Training & Recruitment Unit

Training & Recruitment Unit Supervisor Lt. Mike Hestir
(573) 817-5015

Community Outreach Unit

Community Outreach Unit Supervisor Lt. Mike Hestir