Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler visited the Boonville Police Department on Tuesday to thank them for their service to the community. Hartzler added that she is supportive of their efforts.

Furthermore, certificates of appreciation and coins were given to all officers at the BPD.

Boonville Police Chief Bobby Welliver thanked the congresswoman for her generosity and was happy she came to visit the police department. He even told her history about the station after she commented how nice it was. Welliver added that the building was due in part to the Isle of Capri Casino. Hartzler and Welliver also discussed other matters before handing awards to the officers who were present.