Hollister Bids Farewell to Retiring Police Sergeant

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by Sam Clanton


HOLLISTER, Mo. – The City of Hollister honors retiring Police Sergeant Tim Matthews with a reception at city hall.

Matthews is departing after 11 years with the city. Police Chief Preston Schmidt says during that time, Matthews has been able to secure about 100-thousand dollars in MoDOT safety grants…



City Administrator Rick Ziegenfuss says Matthews has been an excellent supervisor, with effective management of officer incident reports that are used in prosecution, and a lot of personal effort and attention to detail in his work…



Mayor David Tate presented Matthews with a plaque of appreciation for a job well done in Hollister. He is retiring after a total of 32 years in law enforcement.

Photo: Sgt. Tim Matthews (LinkedIn)