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Morris Police Department calls for service up in 2013


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 is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.