Officers Retired

Those Who Have Served

The Claremore Police Department is proud to honor the past officers who have worked for and retired from our department. This page is dedicated to those officers who have retired from our department after completing a minimum of 20 years of service in law enforcement, as well as those who died in the line of duty. If you have information about an officer who may have been omitted please email Chief Stan Brown.

Retired Officers


Name Date Started Date Retired
Cleo Wilson

Hubert Ross
November 15, 1965
Virgil Still November 15, 1955 February 15, 1976
Paul Hamilton September 15, 1954 February 22, 1983
John Akin October 1, 1964 April 5, 1986
David Roark April 2, 1968 April 2, 1988
Carl NIchols July 22, 1968 July 31, 1988
Larry Garrett December 15, 1971 December 31, 1991
Jerry Prather August 1, 1971 July 31, 1996
Richard Bump February 16, 1979 April 1, 1999
Cliff Braughton January 1, 1976 May 1, 2000
Chester "Whoopy" Baldwin April 1, 1976 May 1, 2000
Tim James December 1, 1980 December 1, 2000
Gary Rohr July 1, 1978 August 1, 2002
John Dudley September 22, 1971 September 30, 2003
Tim Norris September 2, 1984 January 30, 2005
Anthony Robertson September 1, 1985 September 1, 2005
John Cummings September 20, 1984 October 2, 2006
Reva Hayes, Communications February 2, 1982 April 23, 2007
Michael Potteiger October 26, 1981 September 30, 2008
Mickey Perry, Chief January 1, 1990 January 18, 2011
Jack "Buddy" Cook June 6, 1987 June 30, 2012
Richard Jones September 1, 1988 July 31, 2012
Melvin Parker October 15, 1992 October 15, 2012
Wayne Stinnett September 1, 1989 December 31, 2013
 Keith Heskett October 1, 1988 August 26, 2016