View the Community Policing Dashboard online. This dashboard includes 77 recommendations from the Tulsa Commission on Community Policing that will help the City build upon community policing strategies in Tulsa. Recommendations include initiatives focusing on building trust and legitimacy, community policing and crime reduction, officer wellness and safety, policy and oversight, technology and social media, and training and education.
Director: Chief Wendell Franklin
Mission Statement: To apply all knowledge, skills and available resources by working in partnership with our community to provide quality service, protect life and property, prevent crime and resolve problems so people can live without fear in a safe environment.
The Police are granted authority primarily through state and federal statutes. The mission of the Police is to prevent crime and disorder in the City of Tulsa by the use of problem solving, citizen partnership, proactive patrol techniques and a high standard of professional courtesy and ethics. Priorities for the department include:
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