The Sikeston Department of Public Safety has appointed an interim director. The department’s current director was relieved of his responsibilities on Friday evening. Employees of the department were notified of the decision at the conclusion of a meeting on Friday evening. Mike Williams has served as the department director since January of 2017, after former Governor Eric Geitens appointed his predecessor, Drew Juden was appointed to be the head of the Missouri Department of Public Safety. He became the departments permeate director one month later. James McMillen has been named the department’s interim director.