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Category: Police

Citizen Complaint Form

Civilian Complaint Information The members of the Wayne Police Department are committed to providing law enforcement services that are fair, effective, and impartially applied. It is in the best interests of everyone that your complaint about the performance of an individual officer is resolved fairly and promptly. The Police Department has formal procedures for investigating your complaint. These procedures are

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Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs Unit A Detective Captain, who reports to the Chief of Police, investigates various complaints of alleged officer misconduct, demeanor complaints, or complaints of differential treatment. The goal of the Internal Affairs Unit is to ensure that the integrity of the department is maintained through a system of internal discipline where fairness and justice are assured by objective, impartial

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Wayne Police Body Worn Cameras

The Body Worn Camera (BWC) will be worn by members of the Wayne Police Department. The BWC shall be positioned on the outer clothing and placed within the upper torso/chest area ensuring the BWC recording capability is not obstructed. The attached photos are of the current BWC employed by the Wayne Police Department and show examples of where it may

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Chief McNiff

  Chief Jack McNiff The Chief of Police is the ranking officer of the department and has authority over all police personnel, functions, and operations. The Chief exercises all lawful powers of his office and issues such orders, directives, policies, and procedures as may be necessary to ensure the efficient and effective performance of the Department. Chief Jack McNiff began

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Police Impound

How to retrieve a vehicle towed from the scene of an incident involving the Wayne Police Department. Vehicles towed because they are disabled (this includes most crashes) are not impounds and do not need release authorization from the Wayne Police Department.Contact the tow company directly to retrieve your vehicle, DO NOT contact the Wayne Police Department.  Camps Auto and Truck 

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Wayne Traffic Advisories

Wayne announces its new Road Closure Web Portal, consolidating real-time transportation and infrastructure information affecting Wayne into a one-stop resource for the public.
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Investigations Division

The commander of the Criminal Investigation Division is:Detective Captain Daniel J. Daly  Criminal Investigations/Detective Bureau (CIDB) The Criminal Investigations/Detective Bureau investigate all adult and juvenile criminal offenses that are reported. The Detective Bureau is staffed with men and women who are specially trained to conduct criminal investigations. Detectives continually receive training to assist in their investigative duties and enhance their

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Operations Division

  The commander of the Operations Division is:Detective Captain Jason Goller Communications Bureau The Communications Bureau is staffed with E-911 and EMD (Emergency Medical Dispatcher) certified Supervisors and civilian Public Safety Telecommunicators who are responsible for all emergency services dispatching for the police, fire, and the first aid squad. All 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls are received by the personnel in this bureau.

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