The Office of the Chief of Police is responsible for the overall command of all sworn officers and non-sworn employees. Members of the Office of the Chief coordinate; long-range planning, policy development and review, employee development and training, labor relations and personnel management, financial management and purchasing, employee accountability, and media relations.
Create an environment that recognizes the importance of safety
Develop strategies to recruit/retain employees, enhance employee satisfaction and staff development
Review, enhance and develop policy
Identify alternative funding sources for department resources and programs
Ensure the continuity of technological programs
Ensure fair and impartial policing
Coordinate activities and work in partnership with various law enforcement agencies and community based organizations to curtail crime and continue community policing aspects of policing