The Administrative Office is open Monday thru Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

J. Shannon Womack is the Chief of Police.

Captain Patrick Knab is our Operations Commander.  He is also our training coordinator and is responsible for fleet maintenance.

Lieutenant Tommy Delrie is our Uniform Patrol Commander.  He is also responsible for our Traffic Division, reserve program, Information Technology (IT), and crossing guards.

Lieutenant Clay Gillespie oversees the Investigation, Records, and Evidence Divisions.  He is also responsible for facility maintenance.

Uniform Division

The Uniform Division is comprised of four shifts, a traffic unit, and a school resource unit. Each unit is supervised by a Sergeant and under the command of Lieutenant Delrie. Patrol officers work 12 hours per day in an “Every-Other-Weekend-Off ” schedule. Patrol officers rotate between working days and working nights every 28 days. Each shift is commanded by a Sergeant who is assisted by a Corporal.

The Traffic Division, led by Sergeant Paul Steagall, is on duty 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Traffic Officers Investigate motor vehicle accidents, parking complaints, radar requests, escorts, and special events. Some traffic officers are also Motor Officers and ride Harley Davidson motorcycles.

Investigation Division

The Investigation Division is supervised by Sgt. Rodney Walker.  This division investigates all crimes such as burglaries, robberies, thefts, and assaults after uniform patrol officers start an initial investigation.

Records Division

To obtain copies of accident and incident reports, fingerprints, or to file charges, contact our Records Department Monday through Friday, 8am-4:30pm at (225) 667-8365.

Accident records may be purchased online here:            https://policereports.lexisnexis.com/search?AGENCY=LA0320100

Please note: The Denham Springs Police Department does not take payments for traffic tickets.  All fines must be paid directly to City Court.   Some tickets may be paid online at: dsclerkofcourt.org.

Specialty Divisions

Dee Womack is the department’s evidence officer and crime scene investigator.