"A" Shift

Sergeant Chuck Harris

Sgt. Harris has been with the department since April 28th, 2003. Harris started as a Reserve Officer and later became a part-time officer. Harris was hired full-time March 28, 2005. He is a graduate of the SEMO Law Enforcement Academy. Harris was promoted to Corporal in February 2009 and then promoted to Sergeant on January 7th, 2013. Sgt. Harris received the Officer of the Year Award in 2012.

You may contact him by email at: charris@pbpolice.org

Sergeant Dusty Johnson

Sgt. Johnson graduated from College of the Ozarks in May of 2006 with a Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice and graduated S.E.M.O law enforcement academy in August of 2006. Sgt. Johnson worked at the Branson Police Department for a short duration before joining the Poplar Bluff Police Department on October 27th 2007. Johnson is a certified trainer in active shooting and received the officer of the year award in 2010. Johnson was promoted to Corporal on January 7th, 2013. Johnson is also one of the departments Drug Recognition Experts.

You may contact Johnson at: djohnson@pbpolice.org

Corporal James Henry

Patrolman Dylan Janes


Patrolman Shaun Prenger

Ptlm. Prenger graduated from the Mo. Sheriff's Academy in 2011 and joined the Poplar Bluff Police reserve in Oct. 2014 and was hired as a full time officer in March 2016.

Ptlm. Prenger can be reached at 573-785-5776 ext.1373

or by email at: sprenger@pbpolice.org

Patrolman Jeremy Elless


Patrolman Matt Kassing