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* 92,292
Citations 23,342 20,321 18,234 1,706
Arrests 5,227 4,581 4,186 3230

* 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 32 0 28 2 1 1 30 2
Corporal 12
 8 4 0 0  10 2
Master Police Officer  1        1    1  0
Senior Police Officers 84 N/A 74 9 1 0 72 12
Officer First Class  13 N/A 13 0 0 0 13 0
Police Officers 158 15 49 6 3 2 54 6
Non-Sworn Personnel 64 0 46 13 4 1 15 49
School Crossing Guards 19 14 9 10 0 0 4 15
TOTAL 408 29  249 47 10 4 223 87


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 4
Rape 38  58 53 48
Robbery 125 117 163 99
Agg. Assault 240  334  265 279
Burglary  761 933 822 543
Larceny - Total 2844  3109 3066 2470
Vehicle Theft 187 240 212 198
Total 4164 4785 4586 3641


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 30
Total Use of Force 282 265 226 184
Firearm Presented 67 65 53 59
Compliance / Tools 50 35 44 15
Hand Control / Strikes 27 16 6 13
Soft Control / Empty Hands 221 198 142 106
Impact Weapon 5 3 17 1
Lethal Force 2 0 1 0
Stop Sticks 4 0 3 6
Taser Presentation       34
Taser       34


Training



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Hours  27,337 28,033  31,772 30,195


Professional Standards



*2017 reported numbers indicate year to date and are not final
2014 2015 2016 2017
Service Complaints  30 18 42* 31
Policy Violation Complaints 6 0 2 1
Criminal Violation Complaints 1 3 0 0
Use of Force Complaints  0 4 3 5
Bias-Based Complaints  0 2 1 2
TOTAL COMPLAINTS  37 27 48 39
         
*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* 15
Sustained 7 4 4 5
Not Sustained 7 7 1 5
Exonerated 5 3 1 14
TOTAL 37 48 48 39
*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 3
Demotions  0 1 0 0
Terminations  2 3 2 3



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