EVEREST METRO POLICE DEPARTMENT
Honest, Fair and Dignified Service
5303 Mesker Street  Weston  Wisconsin  54476 | Phone: 715.359.4202 | Fax: 715.359.4204

Personnel

Chief Clayton Schulz Everest Metro is comprised of 29 sworn officers and is structured like most para-military police organizations. Led by Chief Clayton Schulz, command support comes from Operations Captain Shane Heilmann and Administrative Captain Nicholas Aldrich.

Patrol and Investigations make up the department's Operations Division.

The "backbone" of any Police Department, Patrol is comprised of four Sergeants and fourteen Patrol Officers. All perform the traditional functions of a motorized patrol force. In addition, Patrol is extremely service oriented. The philosophy of Patrol is high visibility and proactive policing through officer initiated activity.

Several of the Patrol personnel have additional duties and responsibilities assigned, which is in addition to their primary patrol function. Some of these extra duties are: Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) K9 handler, departmental training, evidence processing and collection, community service, and crash reconstruction.

Investigations is a support function to Patrol. The two Detectives assigned, handle the majority of all major investigations. These investigations are usually very in-depth and lengthy. They are trained in crime scene processing, video and photographic techniques, evidence collection, interview and interrogation skills, as well as numerous other related specialties. A third Officer/Investigator is assigned to the Marathon County Special Investigations Unit, a narcotics task force.

Additionally, the department has three specifically trained School Resource Officers who are permanently assigned to provide coverage to a school or a set of schools.

ADMINISTRATION

  • Chief Clay Schulz
  • Operations Captain John Rusinek
  • Administrative Captain Nicholas Aldrich

    OPERATIONS INVESTIGATORS

  • Detective-Sergeant Dan Goff
  • Detective Leah Long

    OPERATIONS PATROL SUPERVISORS

  • Sergeant Christopher Buenning
  • Sergeant Samuel Stroik
  • Sergeant Lucas Misslin
  • Sergeant Cody Swearingen

    OPERATIONS PATROL OFFICERS

  • Community Service Officer Kou Moua
  • K-9 Handler Officer Matt Hable
  • Officer Randy Dunkel
  • Officer Tom Jourdan
  • Officer Scott Marten
  • Officer Alex Thompson
  • Officer Tanner Uhlig
  • Officer Christopher Walter
  • Officer Alexis Meier
  • Officer Joshua Kriegel
  • Officer Gunnar Schultz
  • Officer Ethan Burmeister
  • Officer Jerel Jones-Denson
  • Officer Lucas Wiza

    SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS

  • Officer Frank Wierzbanowski
  • Officer Greg Schremp
  • Officer Abby Behnke

    CLERICAL SUPPORT

  • Administrative Assistant Becca Szews
  • Jill Holbach
  • Carrie Hockerman
  • Ashley Marschall


  • To protect our citizen's right to be free from criminal attack and be secure in their homes and possessions. The Everest Metropolitan Police Department will utilize all means at its disposal to accomplish this mission.

    We are committed to these principles:

    INTEGRITY We have integrity.
    We adhere to the highest moral and ethical standards. We are honest and sincere in dealing with each other and the community. We have the courage to uphold these principles and are proud that they guide us in all we do.

    FAIRNESS We act with fairness.
    Objective, impartial decisions and policies are the foundation of our interactions. We are consistent in our treatment of all persons. Our actions are tempered with reason and equity.

    RESPECT We show respect.
    We recognize the value of our unique cultural diversity and treat all people with kindness, tolerance, and dignity. We cherish and protect the rights, liberties, and freedoms of all as granted by the constitutions and laws of the United States and the State of Wisconsin.