The Operations Division provides police officers to ensure the safety of all residents within the city of Bothell, 24 hours-per-day, seven days per week. The Operations Division has uniformed officers on patrol in six patrol districts throughout the City and several specialty units and teams. The Operations Division is managed by Acting Captain Kendall Smith
Major Crimes Investigations Division
The Major Crimes Investigations Division is responsible for secondary follow-up investigations of felonies including homicides, robberies, prostitution, arson, identity thefts and fraud. The Division includes:
school resource officer services to the high school
crime analysis services
detectives with specialized training in the investigation of sexual offenses against juveniles and adults and
coordination of registered sex offender monitoring.
The Support Services Division is responsible for the Records Section and Communications Section. The Records Section provides timely, reliable and accurate information in response to inquiries from the public, and processes a wide variety of records, logs, court documents, and other paperwork. The Records Unit also maintains Police Department case reports, criminal history record information and related records as well as providing fingerprinting services.
The Administrative Division oversees the day-to-day operations within the Department and includes the Chief of Police, Deputy Chief and the Captains of the various divisions. The Administrative Division is managed by Acting Deputy Police Chief Clint Beck.