Bureaus and Divisions

About Our Organizational Structure

The following information on the various bureaus, divisions and units within the police department should provide some helpful insight on the diversity of services performed by the Jupiter Police Department.

Patrol Bureau

The Patrol Bureau Commanders are responsible for some of the most necessary functions within the agency which ensure that efficient and highly professional levels of service are provided to the citizens of Jupiter.  These functions include the road patrol function, Community Service Officers, Neighborhood Enhancement Team, Strategic Response Team, K-9 Unit,  Code Compliance Unit, Community and Youth Outreach Unit, Juvenile First Offender program, SWAT, Underwater Recovery Team, Community Emergency Response Team and the many volunteers.

Administrative Services

The Administrative Services Manager is responsible for support functions within the agency which include crime analysis, strategic planning, fleet and facilities maintenance, records, purchasing, and budget.

Operations Support Bureau

The Operations Support Bureau Commander is responsible for providing some of the most vital support functions within the agency. These functions include criminal investigations, digital forensics, crime scene investigation, beach patrol, Marine Unit, Street Crimes Unit, and the task forces.

Office of Professional Standards

The Office of Professional Standards is responsible for recruitment and hiring, training, property and evidence, staff inspections, early warning system, grant management, policy development, accreditation process, and the Hostage Negotiation Team.