Police Department

Non-Emergency 417-334-3000

“Progressing to the next level of excellence and professionalism in law enforcement”


Welcome to the Hollister Police Department

On behalf of the Hollister Police Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to Hollister and our website. Thank you for taking time to visit us online. It is an honor and a privilege to serve as your Police Chief and represent the employees of this department. Our department provides 24/7 police protection with a dedicated staff of 16 full time employees and as many as 10 reserves serving various roles within the organization. The Hollister Police Department is located at 240 Hollister Pointe Drive. We are committed to providing the highest level of professionalism and service to you, the citizens of Hollister and those who visit our great City.

Through maintaining strong partnerships with the community, we as a team can continue to make Hollister a great place to live and work. The Hollister Police Department knows the success of the department is dependent upon the support and involvement of the Hollister community.

Please check this site often for information about crime prevention, department news and links to our law enforcement partners.

Preston S. Schmidt
Chief of Police

Email: Preston S. Schmidt