The Public Safety Administration Division directs the overall activities of the Police and Fire Departments to accomplish the mission and goals of the Department, ensuring that Department resources are used in the most efficient and effective manner.
The Administration Division is responsible for coordinating Police and Fire efforts with other City Departments, with other criminal justice agencies and with the community. The Administrative Division of Public Safety comprises the director and one administrative assistant. The Administrative Division has the responsibility to prepare, monitor, and manage budget activities for the Department, ensuring that sound fiscal management techniques are followed. The Administrative Division directs personnel, policy/procedures, and administrative matters.
Director Keith Wood supervises the overall activities of the Public Safety Department. He also works with regional, state, and national organizations to enhance the ability of the department to ensure the safety of all persons in the community.