Chief of Police
Chief Loren Sharp Started with the Fort Morgan Police Department in 1994. During his Career, he has worked in nearly every role to include: Patrol Officer, K-9 Handler, Field Training Officer, School Resource Officer, Special Enforcement Team Coordinator, FTO Supervisor, Patrol Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, and Commander. In March of 2020, Chief Sharp completed the prestigious FBI National Academy, Session 279, in Quantico, Virginia. He was appointed as Chief of Police in December of 2020.
Message: "High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation."
Deputy Chief of Police
Deputy Chief Steve Brown joined the Fort Morgan Police Department in May of 2000. He has a Bachelor's degree in Sociology: emphasis in Criminal Justice from University of Northern Colorado. He is also a graduate of Northwestern University School of Police Staff and Command. He served in the United States Air Force and the Colorado Air National Guard for seven years. Steve was promoted to Deputy Chief in January of 2023. During his tenure with the department he has been a Patrol Officer, Bicycle Patrol Officer, Special Response Team Member, Field Training Officer, Detective, Patrol Sergeant, FTO Supervisor, SFST Instructor, Detective Sergeant, Administrative Sergeant and a Commander.
Message: "Change is not merely necessary to life, it is life."
Commander of Operations
Commander Kevin Miller started at the Fort Morgan Police Department in 1994. Before becoming a police officer, he trained in aviation technology and received his pilot certificate while training to become an airline transport pilot. He has served the department as a Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Firearms Instructor, Traffic Accident Reconstruction, Driving Instructor, Patrol Sergeant, Drone Program Coordinator, Detective Sergeant, and Hostage Negotiator. He graduated from Northwestern University Center for Public Safety of Police Staff and Command.
Message: "There is no right way to do a wrong thing."
Commander Jared Iungerich
Commander Jared Iungerich started at the Fort Morgan Police Department in 2017. During his tenure, he has served as a Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, FTO Supervisor, Special Enforcement Team member, SET Coordinator, Firearms Instructor, Firearms Coordinator, De-Escalation and ABLE (Active Bystandership for Law Enforcement) Instructor, Crisis/Hostage Negotiator, Corporal, and Patrol Sergeant. Commander Iungerich graduated from the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Glynco, GA in 2009 and finished the specialized academy for the Secret Service Uniformed Division in 2010. As a federal officer, he was assigned to the White House Branch serving in the joint operation control center for the White House Branch operations division of the Secret Service. From 2012-2016 he was a Co-owner and Chief Executive Officer of a private security firm in Colorado Springs. He returned to law enforcement if 2015 with the with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office.
Message: "The measure of a man's greatness is known solely by his Creator, family, and the people he serves."
Michelle Miller joined the Fort Morgan Police Department in April of 2018. She is a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor's Degree in Social Science. Prior to working at the police department, Michelle taught elementary school for many years in Fort Morgan and owned a driving school.