General Policy Information
Latest Revision Date: 9/17/2014
Title 1 - Department Administration
Title 2 - Department Employment
Title 3 - Employee Welfare
Title 4 - Human Resources
Title 5 - Employee Conduct
Title 6 - Arrests, Search and Seizure
Title 7 - Evidence and Property
Title 8 - Use of Force
Title 9 - Equipment and Uniforms
Title 10 - Police Facilities & Security
Title 11 - Detainee Management
Title 12 - Department Information Systems
Title 13 - Vehicle Operations
Title 14 - Emergency Operations
Title 15 - Primary Investigation
Title 16 - Patrol Operations
Effective Date: 11/21/2007
A. As in cases of bombs and bomb threats, no mention of kidnappings will be made over the police radio.
B. Any employee of the Department who receives information of a kidnapping shall immediately notify the commanding officer of the Criminal Investigations Bureau, Violent Crimes Section, and the Homicide/Assault Unit.
C. No discussion of the details of the case shall be carried on with anyone except the Department personnel necessary to the investigation.
A. The Criminal Investigations Bureau shall make any necessary notification to the FBI or to other outside agencies.
B. The Homicide/Assault Unit will be responsible for obtaining a General Offense Number (GON) for a kidnapping incident.