Police

J. C. Poe was appointed Chief of Police December 2, 2014, was sworn in on December 16, 2014, and officially took command on December 17, 2014. 

police visitors
A youth group from International Church Las Vegas was in Jasper to attend a conference at Worship Life Church.

Vision

The mission of the Jasper Police Department is to provide the general public with adequate protection and law enforcement-related services.  In furtherance of this stated mission, the members of the police department must function together as a team to provide the best in timely, professional service to the public.

Goals

To accomplish the stated mission of the department, it is necessary to refine the mission statement into more specific goals as follows:

  • Preservation of human life
  • Crime prevention and suppression
  • Investigation of crimes
  • Apprehension of offenders
  • Crime reduction
  • Law enforcement
  • Facilitate the movement of traffic and people
  • Investigation of traffic accidents
  • Maintenance of public order
  • Provision of emergency services
  • Provision of general public services
  • Protection of the community's constitutional rights

JPD building front

Contact

Police Chief J.C. Poe

j.c. poe headshot

 

205-221-8109

Assistant Chief Paul Tucker

paul tucker headshot

205-221-8109

Emergency: 
911 or 205-221-2121

Office 
205-221-6790

Sgt. Tamara Taylor
Administrative Assistant
205-221-8109

Records
205-221-6790

Jail
205-221-8145

Narcotics
205-221-8137

Jasper Police Department