Illinois State Police have named Lieutenant Cory Ristvedt as interim commander for District 19 in Carmi and District 12 in Effingham.
Ristvedt assumed his new duties on Sept. 1.
Ristvedt has served 18 years with the Illinois State Police. He was named the District 12 Operations Officer in January 2011, and received his most recent promotion to his current rank of lieutenant in April 2012.
Lieutenant Ristvedt stated, “I look forward to the opportunity to continue to serve the residents of District 12, and now those of District 19 as the Interim Commander.”
If you wish to speak to Lieutenant Ristvedt, he can be reached at 217-342-7806.
Lieutenant Ristvedt replaces Captain Morrie Fraser, who has been named the ISP Crime Scene Services Commander.