Sergeant Larry Stobbs has been with St. Joseph Police Department since 1988. He has served in the Patrol Division for 7 years before being transferred to the Traffic unit in 1995. He served as Traffic Officer specializing in DWI enforcement until his promotion to Corporal in 2000. In 2001, Corporal Stobbs was assigned as the Training Officer and Grants Coordinator for the department. In 2003, a full time training officer was created and Corporal Stobbs became the full time Grants Coordinator for all federal and state grant programs. In 2005, Corporal Stobbs was promoted to Sergeant.