Jones, OK
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  Mission | Chief of Police | Department Statistics | Events | Equipment  
         
  Duties      
       The Chief of Police serves as the Department Head of the Town of Jones Police Department. Performs a variety of complex
       administrative, supervisory and professional work in planning, coordination and directing the activities of the Police Department.
     Has full authority to plans, coordinate, supervise and evaluate police department operations and to change, modify or enact new
       policies.
    Develops policies and procedures for the department in order to implement directives from the City Council or Mayor and comply
       with State and Federal law.
    Plans and implements a law enforcement program for the City in order to better carry out the policies and goals of Town Mayor
      and Council; reviews Department performance and effectiveness, formulates programs or polices to alleviate deficiencies.
    Coordinates the information gathered and work accomplished by various officers; assigns officers to special investigations as the
      needs arise for their specific skills
    Assures that personnel are assign to shifts or working units which provide optimum effectiveness in terms of current situations and
      circumstances governing deployment.
    Evaluates evidence, witnesses, and suspects in criminal cases to correlate all aspects and assess for trends, similarities, and
      associations with other cases.
    Supervises and coordinates the preparation and presentation of an annual budget for the Department; directs the implementation
      of the departmentís budget; plans for and reviews specifications for new or replaced equipment.
    Directs the development and maintenance of systems, records and legal documents that provide for the proper evaluation, control
      and documentation of police department operations.
    Oversees training and development of department personnel.
    Handles grievances, maintains departmental discipline and the conduct and general behavior of assigned personnel
    Writes schedulesí and reviews time and overtime worked.
    Receives and investigates citizen complaints.
 
         
  Qualifications      
Education
Associates Degree from Oklahoma State University 2004 Graduated with honors
Whitmer High School Toledo, Ohio 1993


Previous Positions
Patrolman for the town of Jones
Patrolman Forest Park
Deputy Sheriff Cleveland County
City of Norman Traffic Control


Professional Organizations
Oklahoma Association of Chiefs of Police
Metro Tech Advisory Board
Metro Chiefs Association
National Night Out Member
Special Olympics Torch Run

Chief Thomas W. Pletcher
  Professional Certificates
Police Chief Certificate, CLEET Certified Full Time, Intermediate Law Enforcement Certificate, Reserve Academy Coordinator, Field Training Officer, Evidence and Property Management, Missing Person Investigations, Code Enforcement Officer, 525 Hours of Continues Education in Police Science, Traffic Control Supervisor

Civic Organizations
Special Olympics
National Law Enforcement Memorial
National Honor Society
Oklahoma State Alumni


Awards and Achievements
Navy Achievement Medal, Life Saving Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defence Ribbon, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, (2) Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, Meritorious Unit Commendation, (4) Letters of Appreciation, (3) Letters of Commendation, Fire Party Team Leader, Engine room Supervisor, Core Value Award for Teamwork, National Daens List, (4) Presidents List, National Honor Society
Chief Pletcher  
         
       
  Chief Thomas W. Pletcher
Office Phone: (405) 399-2255
Cell Phone: (405) 229-2040
Email: thomas.pletcher@townofjonescity.com
  Let us know when we do stuff right and when we do stuff wrong.

Citizen Complaint Form

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Commendation Form
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