Office of the Chief

The Office of the Chief is responsible for policy development, program planning, fiscal planning and management, administration and operation of the Police Department as a whole. The Office of the Chief consists of the Chief of Police, the Project Development Section and an Administrative Assistant.

The Chief of Police works closely with the two Deputy Chiefs and the Administration Division Manager in the daily operation of the Police Department.

Our Community

How We Serve


Neighborhood Watch Groups


Calls for service in 2015


Senior phone patrol members


Received advocacy services


Hours from volunteers

Notice regarding COVID-19

Effective June 15th, 2020: Sparks Police will begin to open in-person Non-Essential Services. An Appointment is Required for All in-person services in our ID Unit, to be consistent with the Nevada United: Roadmap to Recovery plan. The health and safety of our community and our staff members are of the utmost importance. We ask for your patience during this difficult time as there may be longer than usual waiting times. For more information please contact the Records Department at (775) 353-2279.

Get more information about how to use Essential Services with Sparks Police