Chaplaincy Program

Chaplains assist the departments personnel in those areas where they can offer their own expertise.

  • Being called to the scene of a traumatic incident to provide comfort to victims, families of victims, and officers involved.
  • Notifying next-of-kin in death or serious injury incidents.
  • Offering follow-up assistance to victims of crisis.
  • Offering referral or resource assistance.
  • Counseling individuals and families experiencing stressful, traumatic situations.
  • Training for crisis intervention.
  • Presiding at funerals or other religious services as requested.
  • Visiting sick or injured department employees.
  • Conducting invocations at various department functions.