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Policies & Procedures

 
Table of Contents
Chapter 1
Organization and Administration
Sec 1
Police Authority and Jurisdiction
Sec 2
Organization of the Department
Sec 3
Departmental Structure
Sec 4
Crime Analysis
Sec 5
Minimum Manning
Sec 6
Maxium number of Work in 24 Hours
Chapter 2
Personnel Administration
Sec 1
Recruitment of Personnel
Sec 2
Selection of Personnel
Sec 3
Voluntary and Involuntary Separation
Sec 4
Promotions
Sec 5
Conflict of Interest
Chapter 3
General Management
Sec 1
Strategic Planning
Sec 2
Fiscal Management
Sec 3
Public Information
Sec 4
Police Assignments
Sec 5
The Written Directive System
Sec 6
Early Intervention Program
Sec 7
Management Information System/Administrative Reports
Sec 8
Supervisory Span of Control
Sec 9
Command Protocol and Order of Precedence
Sec 10
Staff Inspections
Sec 11
Collective Bargaining and Grievance Procedures
Sec 12
Paid Detail/Overtime Assignment Procedures
Sec 13
Facilities Management
Sec 14
Specialized Assignments
Sec 15
Financial Accountability
Sec 16
Overtime
Sec 17
Comp Time
Sec 18
Court Time
Sec 19
Confidential Funds
Sec 20
Paid Detail Forms
Sec 21
Activation of Metro Members
Sec 22
Civilain Fingerprinting
Sec 23
Notification to the Chief of Police
Sec 24
Animal Control After Hours Notification
Chapter 4
Training and Career Development
Sec 1
Training Administration
Sec 2
General Health and Physical Fitness/Wellness Program
Sec 3
Student Police Officer Training
Sec 4
Field Training Officer Program
Sec 5
Police Training Programs
Sec 6
Dispatch/Civilian Training Programs
Sec 7
Performance Evaluation
Chapter 5
Standards of Conduct
Sec 1
Mission Statement, Oaths of Office & Honor, Code of Ethics
Sec 2
Standards of Conduct
Sec 3
Personal Appearance-Required and Authorized Equipment
Sec 4
Attendance
Sec 5
Compliance with Lawful Orders
Sec 6
Relief from Duty
Sec 7
Off-Duty Employment
Sec 8
Internal Affairs and Citizens Complaints Investigations
Sec 9
Identification and Prevention of Bias Based Profiling
Sec 10
Discipline
Sec 11
Awards and Commendations Program
 Sec 12
 Social Media Policy
Chapter 10
Patrol
Sec 1
Use of Force
Sec 2
Less than Lethal Force
Sec 3
Use of Deadly Force
Sec 4
Authorized Weapons
Sec 5
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Sec 6
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Sec 7
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Sec 8
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Sec 9
Reporting/Investigation
Sec 10
Critical Incidents
Sec 11
New Hope Shelter
Sec 12
Radio Call Signs
Chapter 11
Operation of Emergency Vehicles
Sec 1
Vehicle Pursuits
Sec 2
Motorcycles
Sec 3
Police Vehicle Accident
Sec 4
Stop Sticks
Sec 5
Seatbelt Policy
Sec 6
Mutual Aid
Chapter 12
Arrest and Emergency Operation
Sec 1
Arrest
Sec 2
Responding to Domestic Violence
Sec 3
PC
Sec 4
Prisoner Searches
Sec 5
Court Management
Sec 6
Court Appearance
Sec 7
Search Incident to Arrest
Sec 8
Mass Arrests/Disturbance
Sec 9
Four Women’s Clinic
Sec 10
TRT
Sec 11
Special Events
Sec 12
Fingerprinting of Prisoners
Sec 13
Security Checks
Sec 14
LoJack Response
Chapter 13
Disabled Persons
Sec 1
Dealing with EMDs
Sec 2
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Chapter 14
Patrol Standards
Sec 1
Roll Call Procedures
Sec 2
Uniform and Equipment Issue/Inspection
Sec 3
Line Inspections
Sec 4
Beat Boundaries
Sec 5
Field Interview Procedure
Sec 6
M/V Inventory Policy
Sec 7
K-9
Sec 8
Traffic Division
Sec 9
POP Team
Sec 10
Patrol Vehicles
Sec 11
Specialty Vehicles
Sec 12
Bicycle Patrol
Sec 13
Firearms and Related Equipment
Sec 14
Vehicle Inspection PD Form 100
Chapter 15
Communication
Sec 1
Dispatcher Duties
Sec 2
EMD
Sec 3
Handling  E911
Sec 4
Comm Equipment
Sec 5
Calls for Service
Sec 6
Computer System and Workstation
Sec 7
Telephone Use
Sec 8
Social Media
Sec 9
Cellular Telephone Use
Sec 10
EMD Dispatch
Sec 11
Telephone Answering
Sec 12
Radio Call Signs
Sec 13
Stag Dispatcher
Sec 14
Dispatcher FLSA Overtime
Sec 15
Dispatch Overtime Procedure
Chapter 16
Detectives
Sec 1
Selection and Assignment
Sec 2
Duties
Sec 3
Sudden Death
Sec 4
On Call Procedures
Sec 5
Take On Vehicle and Equipment
Sec 6
Dress Code
Sec 7
Informants
Sec 8
Serious Incident Investigation
Chapter 17
Traffic
Sec 1
Traffic Controls and directions
Sec 2
Traffic Accident Investigation
Sec 3
Fatal
Sec 4
Police Escorts Funeral etc
Sec 5
Traffic Enforcement
Sec 6
Citations
Sec 7
Tow Policy
Sec 8
Road Details
Sec 9
Vehicle Impound
Chapter 18
Prisoner in Custody
Sec 1
Booking
Sec 2
BAT tests
Sec 3
Search Policy
Sec 4
Inventory Policy
Sec 5
Bail and Clerk Magistrate
Sec 6
Injured Prisoners
Sec 7
Crisis Evaluation
Sec 8
Meals
Sec 9
Rights
Sec 10
Emergency Restraint Chair

 

Chapter 19
Emergency Procedures
Sec 1
Incident Command System
Sec 2
Hazmat Response
Sec 3
Mass Alert
Sec 4
Emergency Mobilization
Sec 5
Critical Incident Stress Management
Sec 6
Active Shooter
Sec 7
Bomb Threat
Chapter 20
Property Management
Sec 1
Evidence/Property Officer
Sec 2
Evidence Control
Sec 3
Evidence Submission
Sec 4
Evidence Disposition
Sec 5
Found Property
Sec 6
Auctions Policy
Sec 7
Firearms Storage
Chapter 21
Records