Stacey Velez has been with the Bolivar Police Department since 2015 as a Program Administrator
Ms. Velez’s duties are varied as she wears many hats within the department. She is the administrator for the You Have Options Program and also a YHOP trainer. Ms. Velez also is co-chair of the Polk County Area Crisis Intervention Team and serves on the CIT education committee. Ms. Velez also assists the department by overseeing the recruitment team and departmental training. She serves as the pre-employment background investigator and most recently has taken on the responsibility of implementing the Missouri Police Chief’s Association Accreditation Process.