The City of Kilgore Communications Division is responsible for identifying, dispatching, and supporting emergency response calls for service.
Criminal Investigation Unit
The Criminal Investigation Unit is the investigative arm of the police department.
The Kilgore Police Department utilizes two of its certified officers for specialized service in drug enforcement, one of which is assigned to the Drug Enforcement Administration.
The Kilgore Municipal jail is operated 24/7 and is a holding facility.
The Kilgore Police Department Patrol Unit consists of four sergeants; four corporals, and ten patrol officers including two officers assigned to the K-9 unit.
If you have occasion to see an employee present themselves in an exemplary manner, you may call the department or fill out the compliment form.
The Records Division maintains the records for the police department as well as waits on customers at the front window and answers the phones.
The School Resource Officer program (SRO) is a nationally accepted program involving the placement of a law enforcement officer with the educational environment.
Special Weapons and Tactics Team
The Special Weapons and Tactics Team’s mission is to minimize the risk of serious injury to officers and citizens during a crisis situation.