Chief of Police
Chief Laws wearing the Overland Police Department 911 badge
Chief Michael Laws
"Mike Laws is the current Chief of the Overland Missouri Police Department. Prior to joining the department, he served the Frontenac Police Department, and the U.S. Air Force (security police). Since coming to Overland, Chief Laws has held almost every available assignment in the Department. This includes proposing and helping to implement the Department’s first canine unit. Chief Laws has a Masters Degree from Lindenwood University and is a graduate of the 225th session of the FBI National Academy at Quantico, VA.
Chief Laws was designated “Acting Chief” of Overland PD in October 2009, officially and appointed Chief of Police in April 2010."