600 East Walnut
Columbia, MO 65201-4491
Lt Hughes has been with the Columbia Police Department since 2005. He has been a patrol officer, a member of the Downtown Unit, a the supervisor of the Downtown Unit.
As the Operations Support Division Commander Lt Hughes supervises the Criminal Investigation Division Sergeants (CID), The Vice Narcotics and Organized Crime Sergeant (VNOC), and the Traffic Unit Sergeant. Lt Hughes is also the Special Event Coordinator and CPD Liason for such events as the Memorial Day Air Show, Parades, Athletic Events, and Roots and Blues BBQ.