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Patrol Division

The Jackson Police Department’s Patrol Operations Division consists of 4 police precincts, Traffic Unit, D.A.R.T. Unit (Direct Action Response Team), School Resource Officers, D.U.I. Unit, Parking Enforcement, Mounted Patrol, and School Crossing.

The Crime Prevention unit serves the public by providing timely crime prevention and safety educational information. The unit also works to distinguish problems within critical areas, as well as works within the community to solve these problems. The goal is to deter crime and enhance the quality of life in our city by educating the public on crime issues and their prevention.

Jackson Police Department Precincts

Precinct 1

Abraham Thompson (

810 Cooper Road
Jackson, MS 39211

(601) 960-0001

Precinct 1 is located in South Jackson. 810 Cooper Road, Jackson, MS 39212. The boundaries are north to I-20, east to Pearl River, west to Clinton city limits, and south to Byram city limits. There are 10 Beats in Precinct 1. The population in Precinct 1 is an estimated 52,212.

Precinct 2

Randy Avery

3645 HWY 80 West
Jackson, MS  39073

(601) 960-0002

Precinct 2 is located in West Jackson, 3645 Hwy 80 West, Jackson, MS 39073. The boundaries are north to Fortification Street, east to the Pearl River, west to the Clinton City Limits, and South to I-20 - totaling approximately 24.6 square miles. There are 13 beats in Precinct 2. The population in Precinct 2 is an estimated 64,285.

Precinct 3

Marco Johnson

3925 West Northside Drive Jackson, MS 39206

(601) 960-0003

Precinct 3 is located in Northwest Jackson, 3925 West Northside Drive, Jackson, MS 39206. The boundaries are north of Fortification Street, and the Kansas City Railroad line, west of State Street, east of Clinton city limits and south of Ridgeland city limits – totaling approximately 32.14 square miles. There are 11 beats in Precinct 3. The population in Precinct 3 is an estimated 46,893.

Precinct 4

Obie Wells

5080 Parkway Drive
Jackson, MS  39206

(601) 960-0004

Precinct 4 is located in Northeast Jackson. 5080 Parkway Drive, Jackson, MS 39206. The boundaries are north to Ridgeland city limits, east to the Pearl River, west to the Illinois Central Railroad and south of Fortification Street - totaling 22.1306 miles. There are 10 Beats in Precinct 4. The population in Precinct 4 is an estimated 45,406.

Special Operations

Commander Jesse Robinson, Jr. (   

327 E. Pascagoula Street Jackson, MS  39205

(601) 960-1323

The Special Operations is comprised of the Traffic Unit, D.U.I. Unit, D.A.R.T. Unit, Mounted Patrol, Parking & Downtown Patrol, Reserve Officers and School Crossing Guards.

Traffic Unit

The Traffic Division is tasked with the responsibility of enforcing all Federal, State and Local laws that pertain to the operation of motor vehicles on the City streets, Highways and Interstates within the City limits of Jackson, Mississippi.  It is the primary mission and duty of the Traffic Division to enhance and maintain the safety of all motorist who travel within the City of Jackson.


The D.A.R.T. Unit consists of uniformed patrol officers assigned to target high crime areas of the city and are also assigned to handle special events across the city. 

Internal Affairs Unit

Commander Barbara McNeal (

The Internal Affairs (IAD) falls directly under the command of the Chief of Police (or designee). Personnel of this unit operates and carries out their duties directly under the authority of the Chief of Police. IAD is responsible for conducting investigations relating to complaints and/or allegations of a sworn or civilian employee, whether on or off duty. Internal Affairs serves as a “fact-finding” unit.

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