The Services Division provides a variety of support services to the operational divisions of the department, as well as to the public.
- Concealed Pistol License
- Criminal History Checks
- Insurance Requests
- Property Retrieval
- TRU (Telephone Reporting Unit)
The division is commanded by a Police Captain and four supervisors and is responsible for planning, organizing and directing the activities of both the Services and Corrections (Jail) divisions.
The Police Services Specialists assigned to the Services and Records units are the primary point of public contact for most telephone and walk-in traffic, and are responsible for all of the data-entry, records management, and statistical reporting functions of the department. In addition, they provide various customer services including issuance of concealed pistol permits, performing criminal records checks, fingerprinting for professional licensing, and preparing reports for public disclosure
A Supervisor and additional personnel staff the evidence/property management unit in the Services Division. They process, catalogue, store and dispose of several thousand articles of evidence and found property collected annually by the Police Department. Most of these items are eventually returned to their owners, but many must be maintained indefinitely for future retrieval and presentation in criminal prosecutions.