Huntsville Police Department, Investigations Bureau

By Deputy Chief Dewayne McCarverInvestigations Bureau The City of Huntsville is growing leaps and bounds, and with that growth comes new challenges for the Huntsville Police Department (HPD). In the last five years, the City's population has grown by about 30,000 people, and developers have responded by building new restaurants, entertainment venues, hotels, and homes. … Continue reading Huntsville Police Department, Investigations Bureau

Increasing the Ranks of Women in Public Safety

By Mayor Tommy BattleThe City of Huntsville has been proactively working to expand opportunities for women in public safety. Historically, women have comprised a majority of the civilian support staff positions for police and fire, but few were sworn in as officers or certified firefighters. That is changing for the better. A more equitable public … Continue reading Increasing the Ranks of Women in Public Safety