Transparency in Policing

This section will contain various data and information intended for transparency (including access to departmental policies, complaint summaries, crime statistics, departmental demographics, enforcement actions, and more).

Police Activity



*2017 numbers indicate year to date and are not final
Activity 2014 2015 2016 2017
E9-1-1 Calls for Service 135,473 128,565 117,409* 36,156
Citations 30,946 25,592 18,159 1,706
Arrests 5,227 4,581 4,186 1,740

* An issue with the call reporting system was discovered. This caused the system to under report calls by 20-30%


 

Personnel




Total Vacant White Black Hispanic Other Race Male Female
Chief 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Deputy Chief 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Captains 7 0 6 1 0 0 6 1
Lieutenants 16 0 14 2 0 0 16 0
Sergeants 26 8 22 2 1 1 24 2
Senior Police Officers 108 N/A 93 13 2 0 92 16
Officer First Class  6 N/A 6 0 0 0 6 0
Police Officers 63 6 50 7 6 2 56 7
Non-Sworn Personnel 66 1 48 13 4 1 16 50
School Crossing Guards 22 11 9 12 1 0 4 18
TOTAL 316 26 276 50 14 4 222 94


Crime Rates and Trends



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
Part 1 2014 2015 2016 2017
Murder  4  3  4 1
Rape 38  58 53 23
Robbery 125 117 163 41
Agg. Assault 240  334  265 144
Burglary  761 933 822 276
Larceny - Total 2844  3109 3066 1129
Vehicle Theft 187 240 212 76
Total 4164 4785 4586 1690


Police Pursuits and Use of Force



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Police Pursuits  32 34 22 16
Total Use of Force 282 265 226 98
Firearm Presented 67 65 53 34
Compliance / Tools 50 35 44 11
Hand Control / Strikes 27 16 6 11
Soft Control / Empty Hands 221 198 142 55
Impact Weapon 5 3 17 0
Lethal Force 2 0 1 0
Stop Sticks 4 0 3 3
Taser Presentation       16
Taser       33


Training



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Hours  27,337 28,033  31,772  13,486


Professional Standards



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Service Complaints  30 18 42* 11
Policy Violation Complaints 6 0 2 0
Criminal Violation Complaints 1 3 0 0
Use of Force Complaints  0 4 3 1
Bias-Based Complaints  0 2 1 0
TOTAL COMPLAINTS  37 27 48 12
         
*An increase in service complaints was noted due to policy change on how these types of complaints were recorded 
Internal Affairs Dispositions 2014 2015 2016 2017
Unfounded 18 13 42* 8
Sustained 7 4 4 0
Not Sustained 7 7 1 3
Exonerated 5 3 1 1
TOTAL 37 48 48 12
*An increase in unfounded service complaints was noted due to policy change on how these types of complaints were recorded 
 

Behavior and Discipline



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Commendations 12
Suspensions  9 2 3 1
Demotions  0 1 0 0
Terminations  2 3 2 1



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