Campbellsville Police Department


Career Opportunities:

Class Title:  911 Director
Department: Communications
Job Classification: Director – Full Time
Selection Method: 100% Qual

Characteristics of the Job:
This is an executive level position responsible for the management and administration of the Communications Center, the 911 system, and the staff under the supervision of the Captain Police Supervisor. Provides leadership, strategic planning, and support in developing, implementing, and evaluating effective procedures and programs to ensure the safety of community residents in a multi-jurisdictional center. Will lead by example and move forward with the mission for Next Generation 911. Manages the telecommunications, supervisory staff, and performs Telecommunicator duties when needed. Ensures that the center is in compliance with local, state, and federal statutes, regulations, and policies and guidelines. Ensures all city policies are followed, ensures adequate staffing, and ensures supervisors are completing staff scheduling. Manages 911 Communications and ensures operations of equipment. Completes personnel performance plans, reviews a yearly evaluation of supervisory personnel. Completes positive and disciplinary contacts with supervisory staff. Plays a role in hiring process for agency personnel. Works closely with the Captain Police Supervisor in the course of the agency operations to ensure proper succession plan is in place. Performs other duties as required.

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Campbellsville Police Department is looking to recruit Police Officers.

The Campbellsville Police Department is a full service agency. In addition to the patrol function, staff members are trained in many disciplines to include;  general investigation, narcotics investigation, child sexual abuse, elder abuse, crime scene evidence collection and preservation, audio and video specialists, and D.A.R.E. instruction. We also staff the Campbellsville Independent School System with one Resource Officer.

The Police Department is home to the Campbellsville/Taylor County E911 Center. The Center’s well trained staff provides dispatch for Police, Sheriff, City Fire, County Fire, City/County Rescue, City Utility Service, and Streets and Sanitation departments.

We care about our community. We supply speakers for subjects such as; crime prevention, 911 services, drug abuse prevention, bicycle safety, car seat checkups and many other subjects. Call (270) 465-4122 or e-mail us to schedule one of our officers and/or telecommunicators to speak to your group, club or civic organization. We look forward to speaking to groups about all aspects of public safety.

Community Involvement

Successful community policing requires citizen involvement in problem solving; comprehensive accountability fixed at the geographic level and timely interactive communication.

The Campbellsville Police Department became an accredited agency in 2007. This accomplishment means the Police Department meets or exceeds national standards in all operations of policing. We have partnered with the Appalachia Drug Task force to combat illegal drugs. Illegal drugs continue to be a growing problem. With community support and involvement we can vigorously detect and apprehend the major drug traffickers and dealers of illegal drugs.

Contact Information

Shannon Wilson, Chief

Address: 132 S. Central Ave.
Campbellsville, KY 42718
Phone: 270-465-4122
Fax: 270-465-9000