Police Department
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Todd Thomas
Chief
Todd Thomas became Chief of the Huntsville Police Department January 1, 2014, and has served in the department since 1998. Todd graduated from Huntsville High School in 1992 and the Police Academy in 1998. Todd is SWAT certified and is also certified as a Police Instructor, Firearms Instructor and Armorer, Field Training Officer, Crime Scene Investigation, and Homeland Security Command. Todd is a member of the Huntsville Chamber of Commerce and is a Huntsville Park Commissioner.
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Marjorie Daehn
Secretary
Marjorie Daehn has been the Office Administrator for the Huntsville Police Department since 1996. Marjorie has worked as a dental assistant, receptionist / buyer and an assistant buyer for a department store. Marjorie is a graduate of the Green Bay West High School and the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. Marjorie has attended assorted computer classes. Marjorie's primary job is to Dispatch Officers for the City and to administer all office related business. Marjorie is a member of the Salvation Army Service Unit of Madison County.
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Josh Herring
Captain
Josh became a sergeant in 2012 and captain in 2014. He has been with the City since 2005 where he began as a patrolman and field officer. He is a graduate of Huntsville High School and the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy.
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Daniel Rivera
Sergeant
Dan became sergeant in 2014 and has been with the City since 2004. He is a retired USAF Msgt. Aircraft Maintenance Superintendent. He graduated from Antelope Union High School, attended USAF NCO Leadership School and USAF NCO Academy, and completed ALETA Academy. He is a BSA Scoutmaster for Kingston Troop 181, Adjutant with Kingston American Legion Post 230; Third Degree member of Knight of Columbus of Springdale; Parish Council member, Eucharistic minister,choir member of St. John's Catholic Church in Huntsville.
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Olen Thompson
Patrolman
Olen is a patrolman. He has been with the City since 2008. Prior to that he was a maintenance supervisor and worked for Butterball for 16 years. He is a graduate of Huntsville High School and ALETA NANA Extension Vocational Trades School. He is a member of the Brand New Church and the Police Benevolent Association.
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Warner J. Burgess
Patrolman
Patrolman Burgess has been with the police department since March 2013. Prior to that, he was a dispatcher for the Madison County Sheriff's Office. He is a graduate of Huntsville High School Class of 2010 and a member of the Draketown Church of Christ.
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Abel C. Ramirez
Patrolman
Patrolman Ramirez was hired in 2014. He is a 2010 graduate of Huntsville High School. He also attended Fort Scott Community College in Fort Scott, Ks., on a rodeo scholarship, where he majored in Criminal Justice. After returning to Arkansas in 2013, he was a detention officer at Washington County Sheriff's Office.




Jeremy Riley
Patrolman
Officer Riley worked at J.B. Hunt Transportation for seven years. He worked as a reserve officer prior to becoming a full-time officer for the department.




Shawn J. Ellis
Reserve Officer
Shawn has been a reserve officer/sergeant for the City for several years. He is currently employed with the Huntsville School District as an IT technician. He is a graduate of Southwest Texas State University and holds numerous law enforcement and emergency management certifications. He is retired from full time law enforcement after 25 years serving such positions as a Major, Detective, Chief of Police, School Resource Officer, Swat Team Member, Community Police Officer. He is a member and former president of the Police Benevolent Association.
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Lucas Myer
Reserve Officer
Lucas became a reserve officer for the Police Department in 2012. He also serves as Assistant Fire Chief for the Huntsville Fire Department and is a full-time firefighter for the Fayetteville Fire Department. He is a former Fire Chief. He is a member of the BNC Church in Huntsville.
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Mayor: Kevin Hatfield 479-738-1333
City Clerk: Janice Smith 479-738-6607
City Fax: 479-738-6846
208 E. War Eagle - PO Box 549 - Huntsville, Ar 72740

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