Emmett Grissom

Title: Captain of Police
Phone: (262) 375-5320

Emmett Grissom started his career with the Grafton Police Department in January 1989 as a Cadet Officer. In September 1991, Captain Grissom was promoted to Police Officer. During Captain Grissom’s time as a Police Officer he served as an Accident Reconstructionist, Crime Scene Investigator, and Field Training Officer and was a member of the DEA’s Clandestine Lab Enforcement Team. In January 2006 Captain Grissom was promoted to Sergeant and was assigned as a shift supervisor for the late shift. As a Sergeant, Captain Grissom attended the Northwestern University School for Supervision of Police Personnel and the First Line Supervisor Training for Criminal Justice Professionals from UW-Platteville. In February 2008 Captain Grissom was promoted to his current position of Captain of Support Services. Captain Grissom is a graduate of the FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Training. In September, 2019 Captain Grissom was promoted to Acting Police Chief and served honorably in this role until September 2020.

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