Research and Development Division - History

This division is responsible for maintaining accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.; forms management; staff inspections; managing the written directives and property control system; and conducting staff studies and general research.


  • Division Director
  • Captain Rex M. Scism

  • Assistant Division Directors
  • Lieutenant Mark S. Dochterman
  • Lieutenant Dusty L. Hoffman

  • Contact Info
  • Phone: (573) 751-8444
  • Fax: (573) 526-6383