1. City Council and Advisory Committee meetings will be held remotely through Zoom. Link and Meeting ID will be posted to each agenda. Click HERE to visit Council and Advisory page.
  2. For information regarding COVID-19, please visit the Kitsap Public Health District website at https://kitsappublichealth.org/CommunityHealth/CoronaVirus.php
Port Orchard Police Dept.

Police Department

The Port Orchard Police Department is responsible for protecting life and property; preserving the peace; preventing crime, maintaining positive community relations; apprehending and convicting criminal violators; recovering property; planning and regulating traffic and encouraging and developing community involvement and interaction. The Police Department consist of the following divisions:

Administration - Provides planning, develop policies, organize and direct the overall successful operation of the Police Department.

Investigation Division - Investigates crimes that occur within the city and follow through to successful conclusion; assist patrol with investigations and follow up when required; initiate criminal investigations and act as liaison with outside agencies.

Operations Division - Provides a constant visible patrol for the purpose of deterring crime and traffic violations; investigate and enforce criminal and traffic laws; arrest offenders; assist public; investigate accidents and expedite flow of traffic; and maintain positive community relations and education.

Support Division - Provides timely, efficient handling of complaints; processing reports; and maintaining property and evidence; parking enforcement, schedules and conduct training.

Special Programs - Programs within the Police Department that fulfill a community need. These programs currently consist of; School Resource Officer Program, Canine Program; Motorcycle Patrol; Marine Patrol; Bicycle Patrol; Crime Prevention; Emergency Management; Community Services; and Volunteers in Police Service.

Task Force Programs - Regional Narcotics Task Force; Regional Special Weapons and Tactics Unit, and Traffic Safety Task Force.

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