The specific function of the administrative component is to oversee and direct the general operation of the Department. Additionally, administration is responsible for budget management, purchasing, grant writing, personnel and related issues including labor relations, research and development, planning, policy and organizational development. In order to ensure the highest levels of service in these and other areas it is essential that the administrative component work cooperatively with the public, city officials, community organizations, and other law enforcement agencies. The partnership developed among these individuals and organizations ensures that the department provides the needed services that are unique to our community.

Police Department Administrative Staff:

  • Jerry Mellinger, Chief of Police
  • Ryan Gabriel, Captain