The Director of Support Services is responsible for a variety of functions. This position's responsibilities include but are not limited to the physical maintenance of the building, ordering of supplies, budgeting, record keeping, training and supervision of communications and records. Additionally, the position is responsible for preparation of rules, regulations and policies as the department is working to maintain accreditation standards. Finally, in addition to these functions, the Support Services Division is the research arm of the Department.
The Support Services Division of the Police Department consists of personnel assigned to several units and sections; Communications, Records Management, Research and Development. All sections provide "support" for the uniformed Operations Division through various law enforcement functions, such as: telecommunications, record maintenance, data entry, statistical reporting to the state and federal governments.