Officer Chuck Childress was hired in 1993 as a part-time officer for the Boonville Police Department. Officer Childress enjoys spending time with his family and playing golf.
Matthew Claridge, Patrolman
Officer Claridge joined the Boonville Police Department as a part time patrolman in April 2017. He has 10 years of prior law enforcement with the Warrick County Sheriff’s Office where duties included being assigned as a Detective, Motor Patrol and Firearms instructor. Current certifications and training includes Indiana Law Enforcement Academy generalist instructor, certified handgun, shotgun, and patrol rifle instructor. Past training has included Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in 2006, Certified Voice Stress Analysis, Critical Incident Team Member, “Finding Words” Child Forensic Interviewer, and advanced firearms training. In his spare time, Officer Claridge enjoys the outdoors and woodworking.