The Police Department is headed by the Chief, who is the commanding officer of the police force. The Chief directs the police work of the City and is responsible for the enforcement of law and order. Chief Gary Mayer has lead the Troy Police Department since 2007.
The Professional Standards & Training Section report directly to the Chief of Police.
The primary function is responding to calls for service, detecting and preventing crime, and conducting initial incident and crime scene investigations. The Operations Section is functional 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. The following units make up the Operations Division:
Patrol Shifts (Days, Afternoons & Midnights)
Evidence Technician Unit
Traffic Safety Specialists
Community Services Section
Investigative / Administrative Services Division
Investigative/Administrative Services Division consists of all investigative and many support elements of the Department. Works with numerous federal, state, county, and local law enforcement and public service agencies. The following units make up the Investigative/Administrative Services Division: