Professional Standards and Training Division

Professional Standards and Training Division

Professional Standards and Training is under the command of the Lieutenant for Professional Standards. In addition to overseeing the hiring of employees and ensuring all training is up to date, the Lieutenant is also responsible for the operations of our Community Liaison Officer and Telecommunications and Records Divisions.

  • Office of Professional Standards
    • Our Officer of Professional Standards oversees the hiring of new employees and the investigation of Internal Affair / Citizen Complaints. In addition, the Lieutenant is responsible for training and maintaining TCOLE (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement) records of police department staff.
    • The Office of Professional Standards is assigned a Sergeant that assists in all projects and assignments related to this office and training.
    • For questions regarding employment, please contact the Lieutenant or Sergeant assigned.
  • Community Liaison Officer
    • The Community Liaison Officer works with our community members to develop community outreach programs that educate and keep our citizens informed.
  • Telecommunications and Records
    • Telecommunications Officers / 911 Dispatcher personnel are the Unseen Heroes of Law Enforcement. These men and women serve as the lifeline between citizens and first responders. Employees must complete extensive training during the first few months of their employment as a Telecommunications Officer / 911 Dispatcher.
    • The Records Division is assigned to maintain and distribute accident and offense reports to the general public. In addition, the Records Division inputs Alarm Permit data ensuring that first responders and telecommunications personnel will be able to make notifications in the case of an emergency.