NON-EMERGENCY POLICE REPORTS AND DELAYED ACCIDENTS MAY BE FILED ONLINE OR VIA TELEPHONE (573-882-7201). EMERGENCIES OR ACTIVE INCIDENTS SHOULD BE REPORTED BY CALLING 573-882-7201.
Major Scott Richardson is the department's designated contact for Internal Affairs Investigations. If you have any questions about the process or results of a complaint investigation, please contact him directly.
The below complaint form is to be used for submitting any complaints or concerns you have about our personnel. Please be as detailed as possible about the incident in the form’s narrative section. The complaint form is in Microsoft Word format, and can be printed out or filled in electronically. As noted above, this form is not designed for filing police reports. Non-emergency police reports and delayed accidents may be filed online or via telephone (573-882-7201). Emergencies or active incidents should be reported by calling 573-882-7201.
We are committed to thoroughly investigating all complaints that are brought to our attention. To aid us in completing a thorough investigation, we request complainants provide their contact information. If the complainant leaves contact information, the investigator looking into the complaint will reach out to the complainant for follow-up. Complainants/witnesses who do not respond to investigators within 7 business days, will be presumed to have no further input or information to add in the investigation.
1. On most computers clicking on the below link will open the form in Microsoft Word.
2. If this does not happen, right click and select "Save Target As".
3. Save the file to your desktop so you can easily find it.
4. Find the file named ComplaintForm.doc and double click it.
5. Complete the form and select a method below to return it to us.
You can email the completed form to Major Scott Richardson at RichardsonKS@missouri.edu
Return the form to our postal address:
Major Scott Richardson
901 Virginia Avenue
Columbia, MO 65211
Stop by our facility and ask for the on duty supervisor or Major Scott Richardson
Detailed information on internal affairs investigations is provided in our Fiscal 2020 Complaint Summary.
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