The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of representatives of the law enforcement agencies of the Greater St. Louis Area in Missouri and Illinois and civilians who determine all major policies and establish all necessary principles and procedures of the Squad. The Board also employs an Executive Director who handles the administrative functions that are necessary to operate a large multijurisdictional task force. The Squad’s Commander is appointed by the Board of Directors, and is in complete charge of all investigations in which the Squad participates, and all personnel assigned to the investigation will be under his command. The Squad Commander is responsible for appointing the following supervisory officers with the approval of the Board of Directors: two Chief Deputy Commanders (one for Missouri, one for Illinois), Deputy Commanders, Chief Personnel Officer, Deputy Personnel Officers, Chief Report Officer, Chief Deputy Report Officer, Deputy Report Officers, Public Information Officer, and Deputy Public Information Officers.

Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis Board of Directors - 2015

Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis Board of Directors - 2015

Board of Directors

  • Chairman-Chief Ray Johnson, Chesterfield Police Department

  • Vice Chairman- Sheriff John Lakin, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Secretary-Chief Eric VanHook, O’Fallon, IL Police Department

  • Treasurer-Chief Michael Wiegand, Eureka Police Department

  • Executive Director-Chief Rick Knox (Retired), Olivette Police Department

  • Chief Jon Belmar, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Lt. Calvin Brown, Illinois State Police

  • Chief Bill Carson, Maryland Heights Police Department

  • Chief William Clay III, Belleville Police Department

  • Sheriff John Cottle, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department

  • Captain Shawn Dace, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

  • Chief Glenn Eidman, Creve Coeur Police Department

  • Chief Stephen Evans, Collinsville Police Department

  • Chief Tim Fagan, Florissant Police Department

  • Captain Stephen Ferrier, Missouri State Highway Patrol

  • Chief Jeff Finkelstein, St. Peters Police Department

  • Sheriff Kevin Harrison, Warren County Sheriff’s Department

  • Chief John Hayden, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

  • Sheriff Shawn Kahl, Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office

  • Sheriff Jim Leitschuh, Bond County Sheriff’s Department

  • Chief Steven Lewis, Ellisville Police Department

  • Chief Chris Locke, Fairview Heights Police Department

  • Lt. Col. Brain Ludwig, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Sheriff Dave Marshak, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department

  • Sheriff Doug Maue, Clinton County Sheriff’s Department

  • Mr. Stephen Nonn, Madison County Coroner

  • Sheriff Steve Pelton, Franklin County Sheriff’s Department

  • Sheriff Michael Ringhausen, Jersey County Sheriff’s Department

  • Sheriff Neal Rohlfing, Monroe County Sheriff’s Department

  • Chief Ken Rozell, Granite City Police Department

  • Chief Kevin Schmoll, SIUE Police Department

  • Chief David Todd, St. Charles County Police Department

  • Sheriff Rick Watson, St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department

  • Chief Scott Will, Manchester Police Department

  • Sheriff Shannon Wolff, Randolph County Sheriff’s Department

  • Mr. Tim Flora, Mid-West Protective Service

  • Mr. John Gilbert, Attorney at Law

  • Mr. Chris Hesse, Attorney at Law

  • Mayor Timothy Lowery, City of Florissant

  • Mr. Gary O’Neal, Commercial Bank

  • Mr. Timothy Reagan, Ameren UE

  • Mr. Charles Thal, Financial & Marketing Solutions LLC

 
 
Major Case Squad Commander and Chief Deputies, Left to Right: Major Jeffrey Connor, Captain Dan DeCarli, Major Randy Boden

Major Case Squad Commander and Chief Deputies, Left to Right: Major Jeffrey Connor, Captain Dan DeCarli, Major Randy Boden

 

Supervisors

Commanders

  • Commander-Capt. Dan DeCarli, Ferguson Police Department

  • Chief Deputy Commander (MO)-Maj. Randy Boden, Florissant Police Department

  • Chief Deputy Commander (IL)-Maj. Jeffrey Connor, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

Deputy Commanders

  • Jack Abell, Clayton Police Department

  • Kevin Ahlbrand, St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

  • Kerry Andrews, O’Fallon (IL) Police Department

  • Shawn Applegate, Bellefontaine Neighbors Police Department

  • Terry Barton, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Mike Brady, Hazelwood Police Department

  • Keith Copeland, St. Charles County Police Department

  • Craig Coughlin, Swansea Police Department

  • Dennis DeHart, Florissant Police Department

  • Mike Dixon, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Andrew Eagan, Hazelwood Police Department

  • Joseph Eagan, Maryland Heights Police Department

  • Matthew Eiskant, Belleville Police Department

  • Bruce Fleshren, St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department

  • Bruce Hayes, St. Peters Police Department

  • Mark Heffernan, Belleville Police Department

  • Gary Higginbotham, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department

  • Brian Hilke, O’Fallon (MO) Police Department

  • Art Jackson, Berkeley Police Department

  • Timothy Koncki, Creve Coeur Police Department

  • Christopher Locke, Fairview Heights Police Department

  • Matt Nighbor, Maplewood Police Department

  • Michael Nordstrom, Granite City Police Department

  • Michael Parkinson, Granite City Police Department

  • Dennis Plew, Cahokia Police Department

  • Kenneth Rozell, Granite City Police Department

  • Kristopher Tharp, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Robert Thomason, Belleville Police Department

  • Michael Thompson, Chesterfield Police Department

  • Donald Thurman, St. Charles Police Department

  • Scott Will, Maryland Heights Police Department

  • Matthew Wolf, O’Fallon (MO) Police Department

  • Scott Workman, Greenville Police Department

Personnel

  • Chief Personnel Officer-Tim Harris, Ferguson Police Department

Deputy Personnel Officers

  • Kirk Brueggeman, O’Fallon (IL) Police Department

  • Andy Haarmann, Florissant Police Department

  • Joseph Halbrooks, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

Report Officers

  • Chief Report Officer-Terry Barton, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Chief Deputy Report Officer-Ryan McCarrick, Florissant Police Department

Deputy Report Officers

  • Scott Athmer, Highland Police Department

  • Darryl Balleydier, Washington Police Department

  • Douglas Barber, Hazelwood Police Department

  • William Barlock, O’Fallon (IL) Police Department

  • Bryan Bauer, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Matthew Bebe, Ferguson Police Department

  • Charles Beyersdorfer, Fairview Heights Police Department

  • Marshall Broughton, Des Peres Police Department

  • Jamie Brunnworth, Illinois State Police

  • Ryan Counterman, Hazelwood Police Department

  • Jason Donjon, Columbia Police Department

  • Tara Edsall, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Doug Endsley, St. Charles Police Department

  • Ronald Fiala, St. Louis Police Department

  • Brendan Gilbert, Hazelwood Police Department

  • Loren Godsil, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Mike Golden, Hazelwood Police Department

  • Andy Haarmann, Florissant Police Department

  • Tim Hancock, St. Charles Police Department

  • Karla Heine, Columbia Police Department

  • Jerri Hochmuth, Illinois State Police

  • Chris Hoffstot, Illinois State Police

  • Keith Jackson, Collinsville Police Department

  • Todd Keilbach, Belleville Police Department

  • William Knittel, Eureka Police Department

  • Brian Koberna, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Trent Koppel, Des Peres Police Department

  • Karl Kraft, Belleville Police Department

  • James Krummrich, Fairview Heights Police Department

  • Justin Lieberman, SIUE Police Department

  • Michael Lybarger, Edwardsville Police Department

  • Matthew Mason, Cahokia Police Department

  • David Matevey, O’Fallon (IL) Police Department

  • Russell McDermott, O’Fallon (MO) Police Department

  • Christopher McGinnis, Cahokia Police Department

  • Edwin Menzenwerth, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Timothy Mueller, Fairview Heights Police Department

  • Jim Murphy, St. Louis Police Department

  • Matthew Meyers, O’Fallon (MO) Police Department

  • Nicholas Novacich, Granite City Police Department

  • Jesse Phillips, Shiloh Police Department

  • Scott Pierce, O’Fallon (MO) Police Department

  • Carole Presson, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Marcos Pulido, Alton Police Department

  • Mike Raymond, Troy (IL) Police Department

  • Shawn Reiland, Florissant Police Department

  • Omar Ruiz, Arnold Police Department

  • Steve Runge, North County Police Cooperative

  • Scott Schmidt, St. Ann Police Department

  • Tim Schrader, Cahokia Police Department

  • Jason Simpson, Brentwood Police Department

  • Bradley Skalsky, Granite City Police Department

  • Kathryn Styer, St. Louis County Police Department

  • Brian Taylor, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department

  • David Vucich, Madison County Sheriff’s Department

  • Richard Wittenauer, Collinsville Police Department

  • Eric Wittman, Chesterfield Police Department

  • Kenneth Wojtowicz, Granite City Police Department

  • Michael Yarbrough, St. Charles County Police Deparment

 
Major Case Squad Missouri Supervisors, 2015

Major Case Squad Missouri Supervisors, 2015

 
Major Case Squad Illinois Supervisors, 2015

Major Case Squad Illinois Supervisors, 2015

 

Squad Commanders