Sedalia Police Department officers and command staff raised nearly $2,000 for Special Olympics Missouri on Wednesday during the “Tip a Cop” event held at Applebee’s. For two hours, Chief John DeGonia, Cmdr. Larry Ward, Cmdr. David Woolery, Det. Daniel Benner, Officer Elise Ybarra, ACO Tammy Smith and administrative assistant Sandy Goff helped Applebee’s wait staff serve food and drinks in uniform to help raise money for the charity.