The Administrative Division maintains the day-to-day workflow of the department. All financial, policy, career development, and planning concerns are conducted via this division.
The Operations Division comprises the largest number of sworn uniformed officers within the department and has the primary public responsibility for the delivery of routine, essential, and emergency service. This division operates the Bike Patrol and oversees the Tactical Unit Department.
Criminal Investigations Division
The Criminal Investigations Division is responsible for all forensic investigations. It is also responsible for drug awareness and educational programs.
The Communications Division is the direct link between the citizens and the emergency system. Dispatchers assign calls and assist officers in searching NCIS, OLETS, and ODIS databases. The dispatching center dispatches for all fire and EMS calls for both City and County agencies in the Sooner and Woodcrest districts.
Animal Control Division
The Animal Control
Division maintains the Animal Shelter and is responsible for stray, abandoned, abused, vicious, and nuisance animals. This division promotes a very successful adoption service and utilizes Channel 20
to produce "Pet Safari," a bi-weekly adoption TV program. For more information, please contact the shelter at (405) 282-1776.