Detective Christopher Simpson died after suffering a medical emergency while participating in physical fitness training at the department's fitness center.
Detective Simpson had served with the Chesterfield Police Department for 25 years and served in law enforcement for a total of 35 years. He had previously served with the Maplewood Police Department and the Berkeley Police Department. He is survived by his wife.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Police Chief Ray Johnson
Chesterfield Police Department
690 Chesterfield Parkway West
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Phone: (636) 537-3000