The Technical/Support Services Division, under the command of Captain Richard Hickey, encompasses several organizational functions within the department. This Division consists of one Lieutenant, one Sergeant, one Officer, one Records Clerk, and one Municipal Court Clerk. A brief description of each function is described below.Recruitment: The Technical/Support Services Captain is responsible for coordinating the department’s recruitment efforts with the City’s Human Resources Department in seeking qualified applicants for the Police Department.
Property and Evidence: Lieutenant King is the designated Property and Evidence Custodian. The responsibilities of this assignment include the intake, proper storage, ensuring chain of custody, submittal of evidence to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Crime Laboratory, and disposal of all property/evidence. Officer Bill Reape serves as the Property and Evidence Technician.
Technology: W. Greenewalt coordinates all police related technology and is the liaison with the City's IT Department personnel to ensure our department is equipped with the latest computer equipment and software.
Accreditation: Lt. Kristin King is designated as the agency Accreditation Manager. This assignment has the responsibility of managing the department’s accreditation program and is the department’s liaison with the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.
D.A.R.E./Community Relations: Officer Mark Wood and Officer Sam Bady serve as the agency D.A.R.E. Instructors. These Officers also serve as the primary contacts for Community Relation events, including Crime Prevention and Neighborhood Watch. Officer Mark Wood and Officer Sam Bady are certified in CPTED.
Records: W. Greenewalt serves as the Records Agency Coordinator. Amanda Lariscy serves as the Records Clerk.
Municipal Court: Kayla Head is the Municipal Court Clerk.