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Morris Police Department calls for service up in 2013

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MORRIS – Although it has been a year of transitions for the Morris Police Department, Chief Ross Tiegs told the Police Civil Service Commission that he is pleased with where the department is at and the work of the MPD’s two newest officers, Brett Collins and Travis Clark.


“We think they’re doing a good job – we foresee no problems that they will not make probation” in five or six months, said Tiegs.

City Manager Blaine Hill agreed.

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Kim Ukura
Kim Ukura has served as the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune since August 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2008 with degrees in English and journalism. She earned a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in 2010. Prior to returning to Morris to work at the Sun Tribune, she worked in trade publishing.