Police Department

Responsibilities

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The City of Southside Place Police Department highest priority is to provide outstanding public services to all predicated on the highest standard of ethics and integrity through open transparency and as good stewards of taxpayer resources.
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We at SPPD recognize that in order to be successful we must actively engage the community in our efforts to form long standing partnerships with all stakeholders-a formula for continued success.

The information contained in these pages briefly describes our Department, our mission, and our organization. For further information, please visit us in person, by email or give us a call.

Goals


The goal of the Southside Place Police Department is to provide an efficient and effective police operation. The main goal is to provide quality police service to the City of Southside Place, Texas. The department provides effective and timely law enforcement assistance to local citizens.

Functions


The police department, under the direction of the chief of police, provides the daily management functions necessary for the professional operation of the police organization. In addition, the department is responsible for planning, leading, organizing, and following up on cases in the department.

Services


The Southside Place Police Department provides routine and proactive patrol, traffic control, civil order, initial investigations, apprehension and processing of suspects, crime prevention, and answering calls for service. The department enforces federal law, state statutes, local ordinances, and specifically direct court orders while protecting the constitutional rights of all concerned. Numerous resources are utilized through effective communication to ensure that each citizen is served in a fair and equitable manner.


Investigations


In addition, the department is responsible for conducting all investigations, the execution of municipal warrants, coordinating hearings conducted by the Southside Place Municipal Court, assisting other agencies with investigations or warrant service, and conducting special investigative assignments.