Support Services

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

Communications Section
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.

Civil Section
The Civil Section is responsible for the service of all legal documents, more than 20,000 every year. The Civil Section Deputies also assist the Patrol Division as needed. The Civil Section is available Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.