wade williams City of Madisonville Swears in New Chief of Police By Liz Tretter • Mar 5, 2018 The City of Madisonville, Facebook The City of Madisonville has a new police chief. Chris Taylor was sworn in on Thursday after the retirement of Chief Wade Williams. Madisonville Police Chief Wade Williams Retiring By Matt Markgraf • Feb 15, 2018 The City of Madisonville, KY via Facebook Madisonville Police Chief Wade Williams is retiring at the end of the month after 20 years of service. Hopkins Co. Sheriff Hit with Cease and Desist Request from County Attorney By John Null • Apr 1, 2014 hopkinscoattorney.com Hopkins County Attorney Todd P’Pool has slapped Sheriff Frank Latham with a cease and desist request after allegedly threatening legal action against the Madisonville Police Department over jurisdiction gripes. Madisonville Police Department To Replace Patrol Car Computers By Rob Canning • Sep 30, 2013 Madisonville PD The Madisonville Police Department is looking to update its squad car computers. Madisonville Police Chief Wade Williams said their current computers are eight years old and completely worn down.