DPD LEADERSHIP

ABOUT DECATUR POLICE DEPARTMENT

“It is the mission of the Decatur Police Department to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety while working with the community to improve the quality of life”

Chief Sephus Melchi
Chief Edward P. Miller
Chief James M. Borders
Chief Grover Odle
Chief Richard Mansfield
Chief Paul E. Rich
Chief Richard E. Noack
Chief Kenneth R. Ketzler
Chief Gregory A. Cook
Chief Leonard Corral
Sephus Melchi became Police Chief when Decatur went from a town to a city.
Edward P. Miller Was Chief of Police between 1943 – 1954. Is the great great grandfather of current Officer Austin Gross
James M. Borders became Chief of Police after returning home from US Military.
Grover Odle became Chief of Police in 1966
Richard Mansfield became Chief fo Police in 1977
Paul E. Rich became Chief of Police in 1988
Richard E. Noack became Chief of Police in 1993
Kenneth R. Ketzler became Chief of Police in 1999
Gregory A. Cook became Chief of Police in 2014
Leonard Corral is appointed Chief of Police, Decatur, IN

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DECATUR POLICE DEPARTMENT

Decatur Police Department
112 S. 7th St
Decatur, IN 46733

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(260) 724-8646
8:00am – 4:00pm

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