This division consists of sworn officers who answer calls for service which come into the Johnston County Emergency Center. These officers are on four different patrol squads. Each squad consists of four officers: one sergeant,one corporal and two patrol officers.
The K-9 Unit of the Police Department maintains one dog teams which consist of a handler and K-9. This is a uniformed position which includes specially marked police vehicles. Along with general patrol duties, the K-9 Officers provide building searches; evidence and suspect searches; tracking; and narcotic detection. The K-9 Officers also serve a community education and outreach role by making public appearances with community groups.
The Investigative Division of the Selma Police Department is responsible for narcotics, juvenile offenses and gang investigations and prevention. The members of this division work closely with other agencies to obtain intelligence, which assists all involved parties.
The Administrative Services Division consists of Records, Professional Standards, Training, Recruitment, Career Development, Crime Prevention, Support Services, Evidence Management, Traffic Unit, Community Action Team, and Animal Control.