Michael Peskar was born in Belleville,
Illinois in the winter of 1975. He was raised in Collinsville,
IL where he flunked his way through grade school, concentrating
more on entertaining the classroom than listening to
his teachers. In high school he began to study and
was active in sports. He attended MacMurray College
in Jacksonville, IL where he excelled in football and
baseball. He graduated from Missouri Southern State
College in Joplin, MO with a Bachelor Degree in Criminal
Justice and an Associate Degree in Law Enforcement.
He is blessed with two wonderful boys, Manuel and Kade,
who are the light of his life. They make their home
in Southwest Missouri where he has been a police officer
since 1998. Currently he is a Major Crimes Investigator
in the patrol division.