Established 2007 | 2011

Council Officer Listing

*Counties Represented: Jefferson County

Council Chair:

Captain Paul Ferber, Director of Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy



Council Co-Chair:

Chief Don Riffe, Jefferson College Campus Police Department


Council Secretary: 

Linda Hurley, COMTREA


Training Committee Chair:

Megan Swaback

636.931.2700 ext. 1027


Course Registration Contact: 

Joshua Shearrer, Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy


Community Behavioral Health Liaison Contact:

Megan Swaback

636.931.2700 ext. 1027


Other Contact:

Sgt. Kyle Dooley



CIT Meetings/Activities Schedules


Council Meeting 

Bi-monthly:  Jan 6, Feb 24, April 21, June 16, Aug 11, Oct 6, Dec 1, 2021 | Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy (ZOOM)


Training Committee Meeting:

Wednesdays, 9:00 a.m. prior to Council Meetings, JCLEA

Other Meetings:

Banquet Committee, 8:30 a.m., prior to Training Committee

Council Law Enforcement Agency Members by Jurisdiction Name


Arnold Police Dept.
Byrnes Mill Police Dept.

Crystal City Police Dept.
De Soto Police Dept.

Festus Police Dept.
Herculaneum Police Dept.

Hillsboro Police Dept.
Jefferson College Campus PD
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
Jefferson County 9-1-1
Pevely Police Dept.


Council Community Partners Agencies by Agency Name


NAMI St. Louis

23rd Judicial Circuit Court

Alzheimer's Association

Behavioral Health Response


Easter Seals Midwest-Autism Services

Fox C-6 School District

Jefferson College Law Enforcement Academy

Jefferson County Military Support Network

Jefferson County LEPC

Jefferson County Public Administrator’s Office

Jefferson County System of Care Board

Judevine Center for Autism       

Kids Under Twenty-One (KUTO)

Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri

Mercy Jefferson Medical Center

Mo Dept. Health & Senior Services

Mo Dept. of Mental Health

Missouri Probation & Parole

National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse – St. Louis Area

Provident, Inc./Life Crisis Services

Sana Lake Recovery Center

Mercy South

St. Louis VA Medical Center

SSM St. Clare Hospital

Sunnyhill F.R.I.E.N.D.S Family Advocacy Center

Windsor C-1 School District