Monticello Police Department consist of a Chief of Police, Assistant Chief, One (1) Sergeant,  One (1) detective and Six (6) Patrolman.
 The Police Department patrols 6.3 square miles / 52 street miles with a population of 10,000 people (est).
 Each Officer is DOCJT academy trained and are KY Peace Officer Professional Standards Certified, with yearly 40hr. plus training each year.

Ralph W. Miniard
Serving since 1974  
Rank –Chief of Police- 1977

DOCJT academy pin
Military service with gold frame
Master Police Officer / gold frame 35 years of service
Instructor, Firearms
Instructor, PPCT
Fit for Duty ribbon 2010
Joe Bybee 
Serving since 1999
Rank – Sergeant - 2004
Asst Chief - 2014
DOCJT academy pin
Merit. Service
Life saving award / gold frame
Training Officer
Instructor, Taser
Officer of the Year
Top Gun, 2010
Tony Morris 
Serving since 1993
Rank – Sergeant- 2007

DOCJT academy pin
Instructor, Driving
Master Police Officer-2010 
15 yrs. of service
Top Gun, 2010
Derek Lester 
Serving since 2001
Rank – Detective -2010

DOCJT academy pin
Instructor, PPCT
Mayor’s award
Officer of the Year, 2010
Lvl III Haz-Mat (Clandestine Lab) Tech.
Gordon Stephens 
Serving since 1997
Rank – Police Officer

DOCJT academy pin
Life saving award 
Driving and Firearms Instructor
Meritorious Service, 2010
Lvl III Haz-Mat (Clandestine Lab) Tech.
John Hurd
Serving Since 1990
Rank – Police Officer

DOCJT academy pin
Master Police Officer-2010 
15 yrs. of service.
Sharkley Stonewall
Serving Since 2011
Rank – Police Officer


Officer of the Year 2012
                                2013
DOCJT academy pin
Jordan Carter 
Serving Since 2013
Rank-- Police Officer
Chris Lyon
Serving Since 2014
Rank-- Police Officer
Adam Dodson
Serving Since 2014
Rank-- Police Officer