Support Services

The Support Services Divison is made up of the Communications and Civil Sections and provides support to the Patrol Divison; Jail Divison and to the general public.

The Communications Section is responsible for maintaining and making entries into the MULES/NCIC terminals; radio communications; courthouse and jail video systems. Communications is also responsible for maintaining Warrants, Conceal And Carry, Orders of Protections and overseeing the Sex Offenders registered in Cole County.

The Civil Section is responsible for the service of al legal documents, more than 20,000 every year. The Civil Process deputies also assist the Patrol Division as needed. The Civil Department is available Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.