Officers of the Merriam Woods Police Department
He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, adventure and exercise.
Officer Steve Burgher grew up in the Springfield area and moved to St Louis in 2010. He is a United States Army Veteran and has been a police officer for 11 years; Officer Burgher graduated the Missouri Sheriffs Association Academy in 2010. He graduated from St. Louis Community College with an Associate of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. Officer Burgher served as a Corporal with the Hillsdale Police Department in north St. Louis County for 5 years, serving during the Ferguson riots in 2014. In 2014, Officer Burgher moved back to the Springfield area and married his wife, Jennifer. Officer Burgher has 6 kids and loves spending time with his family, camping and going on road trips.