Duties & Responsibilities
In addition to coordinating and overseeing all law enforcement related activities in the City, the Administration Division is responsible for:
Administering the police personnel and compensation function
Conducting labor management and contract negotiations
Coordinating mutual aid agreements with other agencies
Directing the department’s media and public relations activities
Engaging in research and development
Establishing goals and objectives for the Police Department
Interacting with the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners regarding police personnel issues
Preparing and overseeing the Police Department budget
Law Enforcement Consultation
The Administration Division staff is also available to the public for consultation concerning law enforcement matters.
The Administration Division consists of the Chief of Police, Deputy Chief, police officers, and a secretary.