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Paducah Police Department

1400 Broadway
Paducah, KY 42001

Emergency Calls Only 911
Non-Emergency Dispatch 270-444-8550
Police Headquarters and Patrol Division (24 hours) 270-444-8548
McCracken County Animal Control 270-331-6417
Chief Brian Laird 270-444-8590
Assistant Chief of Operations Anthony Copeland 270-444-8548
Assistant Chief of Support Services Justin Crowell 270-444-8553
Professional Standards Captain Joe Hayes  (accreditation, recruiting, training, internal affairs) 270-444-8534
Community Resource Officer - Gretchen Morgan 270-444-8548
Crime Stoppers 270-443-TELL
Drug and Vice Unit (DAVE)  270-444-8555
Records Division Manager Amy Travis 270-444-8553
Property and Evidence  270-444-8639
C.P.A. Citizens' Police Academy Contact Community Resource Officer Gretchen Morgan
V.I.P.S. Volunteers in Police Service Contact
Collision Mail-In Report (minor collisions without officer investigation) Click Here

Citizen Satisfaction Survey and Officer Commendation

The Paducah Police Department values the comments from the citizens of Paducah.  To make a comment, suggestion, or complaint, please download the CITIZEN SATISFACTION SURVEY.  Once completed, please send it to the following address:  

Office of the Chief of Police
Paducah Police Department
1400 Broadway
Paducah, KY  42001

The Paducah Police Department strives to improve the quality of services provided, promote a high level of public confidence, and enhance and maintain the professional integrity of the Department and its members. Officers seek to serve the community with pride and professionalism with the ultimate goal of exceeding the public’s standards by providing outstanding service.  If you would like to recognize an officer for outstanding performance, please submit the following form.  

Officer Commendation Form

Please enter your name.
Please enter the name of your business (if applicable).
Please enter your phone number.
Please provide the name of the officer or officers.
Please provide a detailed explanation of the incident and the reasons that this officer(s) should be commended.