Office of Protective Services

The Office of Protective Services (OPS) is committed to protecting and preserving the quality of life within the Developmental Center and Community Facility, through our commitment to excellence, dedication and service to the residents and all others we serve through the delivery of specialized law enforcement and fire services.


Professional Excellence, Superior Service


  • Enforce the law ethically, with compassion and integrity
  • Ensure justice, safety and liberty for everyone
  • Respect the rights and dignity of others
  • Provide exceptional services in an honest and professional manner
  • Serve as the leading resource in specialized law enforcement and fire services


  1. Provide the highest level of safety, security, and service.
  2. Invest in OPS staff development.
  3. Maximize OPS resources to improve department efficiency.
  4. Manage the needs of stakeholders effectively.

Last modified: October 25, 2019