Professional Services Division

The Professional Services Division includes the Criminal Investigations Bureau, Operational Support Bureau, Support Services Section, Forensic Services Section, Communications Section, Planning & Research Section and Technology Section.  This Division is under the direction of Assistant Chief Bryan Cox, and is organized into the following Bureau’s and Sections.


Criminal Investigations Bureau

The Criminal Investigations Bureau is organized into three Sections:  Person’s Crimes, Property Crimes, and Special Investigations.


Operational Support Bureau

The Operational Support Bureau is comprised of the following sections and units:  S.W.A.T., Criminal Apprehension Team, K-9, Traffic Enforcement Unit, Vehicular Crime Unit, Bike Unit, Training Unit, Fire Arms Training Unit and the Community Resources Section which has; School Resource Officers Unit, Volunteers in Policing and the Community Resources Unit which has; Police Cadet Program, Park Rangers, Police Officer Reserve Program, Crisis Intervention Team, and major City Wide Crime Prevention Events.


Support Services, Forensic Services, Communications, & Technology Sections

The Support Services Section is organized into two Units:  Records and Property & Evidence.  The Forensic Services Section is composed of the Crime Scene Unit and a Forensic Science Team.  Both are managed by an Administration group.

The Communications Section is the Department’s Dispatch and Communications Support group.  The Technology Section is organized by a Technology Support group.


Planning & Research Section

The Planning & Research Section is organized into two Units:  Planning & Research and Crime Analysis & Research.  This Section provides administrative, strategic and tactical information essential to the accomplishment of the department’s mission.