SEMO Regional Bomb Squad


Lieutenant Darron Moore #237

Sgt. Moore has been with the department since December of 1997 when he joined the Communications Division.  He left the department in 2000 to attend the SEMO Law Enforcement Academy.  After graduating, Sgt. Moore was re-hired to the Patrol Division in August of 2000.  He is a Gas Mask Fit Instructor, and has training in Crisis Intervention, Domestic Violence, Vehicle Search & Seizure, Wepons of Mass Destruction, and Response to Terrorism. Sgt. Moore is a member of the SEMO Bomb Squad and a certified bomb technician and is the department's C.A.L.E.A. manager. Moore can be contacted via phone at (573) 785-5776 ext. 1345 or by email at:

LOCO #301

Loco is a German Shepherd imported from the Netherlands. He trained to passively alert to the presence of numerous types of explosives. He was originally trained to deploy to Afghanistan with the Military but due to a draw down of U.S. Troops his mission was cancelled. He was given to the department by a Government Contractor. He's assigned to the SEMO Bomb Squad and attends training monthly at the Riverview Training Academy in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.