The Peace Officer Standards and Training Program (POST) is a regulatory program with responsibility for licensing peace officers, ensuring compliance with peace officer continuing education requirements, and conducting investigations for disciplining the licenses of peace officers as specified by Chapter 590, RSMo. The POST Program also licenses law enforcement basic training centers, basic training instructors, approves law enforcement training curricula, and provides staff support for the Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Commission.

News Release

Missouri POST Commission to hold public meetings across state to gather suggestions on changes to law enforcement officer training standards (8/26/15)


  • Brooke Colen, Licensing Section/Main Number, 573-751-3409
  • Gayla Kempker, Continuing Education Section, 573-526-2763
  • Bill Plate, Investigator, 573-751-2163
  • Nena Snodgrass, Investigator, 636-300-2800 ext. 3354
  • Cheryl Nott, Licensing Section Supervisor, 573-526-2764
  • Jeremy Spratt, Program Manager, 573-526-2765