Meet Our Team

Maysville Police Department Personnel:

  • Current locations at 212 Government Street and one sub-station on Forest Avenue
  • Currently have 26 officers
  • Fully staffed at 26 officers
  • 8 full-time dispatchers
  • 2 part-time dispatchers (1 of which is also our property room clerk)
  • 1 full-time property room clerk (also a dispatcher)

General Inquiry Contacts

Maysville-Mason County Dispatch
Maysville Police

Officers and Staff

Police Chief


Police Chief Michael A. Palmer


Executive Staff
Asst. Chief Chris Conley
Lieutenant Jeremy Poe
Lieutenant Paul Mellenkamp
Patrol Sergeants
Sergeant Kelly Prater
Sergeant Zachary Sutton
Sergeant Eric Hylander
Sergeant Michael Reese
Criminal Investigation Section
Detective T.C. Rice
Detective Michael Parsons
Detective Ryan Hull
Detective Jeff Hord
Patrol Officers
Officer Justin Merrill
Officer Eric Poynter
Officer Juan Davis
Officer John Merson
K-9 Officer Austin Fraley
Officer Tyler French
Officer Cynthia Berry
Officer Andrew Jefferson
Officer Cara Woods
Officer Trey Crump
Officer Shaun Crump
Officer Weston Riggs
Officer Jacob Johnson
Community Liaison
Officer Chris Neal
Property & Evidence
Police Chaplains
Chaplain Tony Liess
Chaplain Adam Burton
Maysville-Mason County 911 Communications
Assistant Supervisor Tanisha Stitt
TAC David Mefford
Dispatcher Steve Helphenstine
Dispatcher Kelly Thomas
Dispatcher Shayla Conley
Dispatcher Shawn Gooding
Dispatcher Sam Blevins
Dispatcher Megan Cerna

Specialized Programs

Canine Program
         K9 Handler Austin Fraley w/Peggi                                              K9 Peggi
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Mason County Joint Special Response Team
The Mason County Joint Special Response Team consists of officers from Maysville Police Department and Mason County Sheriff's Office. 
Criminal Investigation Section
Maysville Police Department has four detectives with two on special assignment with the FBI.
Honor Guard

Honor Guard

For the past ten years we have been throughout the Commonwealth at various ceremonies with our Honor Guard Program.

2023 MPD at Cincinnati Red's Baseball Game Vs. Pirates 
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Bike Patrol