Community Resources Section

The Community Resources Section includes the following units: Volunteer Coordinator (VIP’s and Motorist Assists) School Resource Unit (SRO’s) Detention Unit Community Resources Unit which includes: Park Ranger Unit Police Reserve Officers Progarm Police Cadet Youth Program Police Civilian Housing Investigative … Continued

Crime Prevention Officers

The Chandler Police Department currently has 2 crime prevention officers and 1 crime prevention specialist who have all received certification for Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED). They are also highly trained in all areas of crime prevention, including personal … Continued

Field Training Unit

Field Training Officers (FTOs) are uniformed officers who, in addition to their regular patrol duties, train and evaluate new recruits who have been certified by the Arizona Police Officer Standards and Training Board. The FTOs train these officers in day-to-day skills … Continued

Professional Services Division

The Professional Services Division is under the direction of Assistance Chief Melissa Deanda and is organized into the following Sections:   Communications Section:   Real-Time Communications:   Professional Standards: Hiring Internal Affairs   Operational Services: Fleet Operation Specialists Volunteers   … Continued

Special Operations Section

The Special Operations Section supports the both the Field Operations Division and the Criminal Investigations Bureau.

Volunteers in Policing Unit

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITES     The mission of Chandler Police Department’s Volunteers in Police Services (VIP’s) program is to be a resource, provide support, and foster positive interactions for all citizens of Chandler and CPD Personnel. Our VIP’s enhance the delivery … Continued

Field Operations Division

The Field Operations Division encompasses all of the duties that take place out in the field by uniformed officers, who function in a first responder capacity as well as the training needs of all Department employees.  This Division is under … Continued

Media Relations Unit

The Media Relations Unit works under the direction of the Office of the Chief, facilitates the flow of information to the community, and monitors social media platforms. The unit promotes positive awareness of the Chandler Police Department to internal and … Continued

Planning and Research Section

  The Planning and Research Section works under the direction of the Office of the Chief at the Downtown Precinct. The section is responsible for departmental fiscal and staffing analysis as well as facility and strategic planning.  The fiscal responsibilities … Continued