Law and Public Safety

Law and Public Safety

Bureau of Communications
Operational Information

Hours of Operations

The Bureau of Communications functions on a full time basis. Full time is defined as 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days per year. There are three shifts operating daily; Day Watch (6:30 am – 2:30 pm), Afternoon Watch (2:30 pm – 10:30 pm) and a Midnight Watch (10:30 pm – 6:30 am).

Staffing and Authorized Strength

The Bureau has an authorized staff of 74 consisting of the following:

Commander (CAPT)

1

Deputy Directors

2

Public Safety Dispatchers III

3

Public Safety Dispatchers II

9

Public Safety Dispatchers

59


An organizational chart of the bureau can be seen by clicking here.
 
Staff is divided into three (3) Platoons with A and B Platoons trading day watch and afternoon watch shifts every 28 days and C Platoon assigned to permanent midnights. The shifts are staffed as follows:

  • A Platoon – One (1) PSD III, Three (3) PSD II and 21 PSDs
  • B Platoon – One (1) PSD III, Three (3) PSD II and 20 PSDs
  • C Platoon – One (1) PSD III, Three (3) PSD II and 18 PSDs

For more information, please contact:

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Captain Steve Sack, Commander
Telephone: (314) 615-5360
E-mail: [ssack@stlouisco.com]

Mrs. Veronica Clayborn, Police Communications Deputy DirectorOpen our Facebook page in a new tab or window
Telephone: (314) 615-5360
E-mail: [vclayborn@stlouisco.com]


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7900 Forsyth Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63105

Emergency Calls: Call 911
Non-Emergency Reporting / General Information: (314) 889-2341
TDD: (314) 889-2345