The Ponca City Police
Detectives Division includes men and women trained and dedicated to investigate and solve crime, to seek out clues, and to work together to unravel difficult cases. Their work is designed to uncover the truth in each case, which will enable our courts to remove dangerous persons from our community.
Ponca City Police Jail
Capable of housing up to 33 prisoners, the Ponca City Police Jail can safely and efficiently care for both men and women. Booking officers are on duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week, doing hourly checks on each prisoner. In addition, video cameras in each cell block provide further security. A prisoner can be sentenced by a Municipal Judge and housed for up to one year in the City Jail.
The Records Division houses thousands of criminal case and traffic accident files with millions of facts necessary to accurately reflect the activity of the Department. Modern technology will reduce the quantity of paper files while improving efficiency in handling and accessing needed information.
Special Projects Unit
The Special Projects Unit is a unique task force of officers who deal with the most difficult and prevalent crimes facing our community, such as narcotics and other high profile crimes. The SPU officers also seek out felons for whom warrants have been issued.
Tough and highly trained, officers of the Tactical Team are equipped to deal calmly and effectively in even the most difficult of circumstances; with specialized weaponry and equipment, the Tactical Team comprises a powerful crime-fighting force for the protection of the citizens of Ponca City. Regular physical fitness exercises and practical training scenarios prepare this team for responding to high risk incidents.