Morris Police Department

Morris, Illinois 

Edmund Burke
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."                                                                                                                                                 


Patrol Division

Sergeant Charles Newton

Sergeant Anthony Puleo

​Sergeant Ben Zwolinski

Sergeant Dustin Seale

Officer Scott Ator

Officer/SRO Derek Zumbahlen

K9 Officer/SRO Mark Vanderploeg

Officer/SRO Scott Evans

Officer Caleb Mitchell

Officer/SRO Justin Martin

Officer Mike Bober

Officer Ryan Ties

Officer Sarah Markusic

K9 Officer Nick Pampinella

Officer Anna Schneidewend

Officer Javier Sanchez

Officer Trevor Hodge

​Officer Casie Price

​Officer Michael Pena

Officer Tyler Mayerhofer

Officer JoseAlejandro Hernandez

Officer Nicholas Mazzone

​Officer James Bell

Officer Tyler Bordner

K9 Niko

K9 Hetfield


Elma Halpin

Chief of Police

Alicia Steffes

Deputy Chief of Patrol

Chad Skelton

Investigations Division

Detective Curt Kneller

Detective Jessica Smith

Detective Paul Burke

Administrative Assistant

to the Chief of Police

Sheri Simms

Records & Technology Coordinator

Kim Bezely

Ordinance Enforcer

Jeff Reeder


Katie Cravens

Community Service Officer

​Bobby Osborn