The Administrative Bureau is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the administrative offices. Members of this team provide support to the Chief of Police, the Operations Bureau, Special Operations Bureau, and the citizens of Gaithersburg. Personnel within the Administrative Bureau handle responsibilities such as records management, accreditation, policy research and development, cash management, report review and quality assurance, and data entry.
The Administrative Bureau is also responsible for accreditation, policy development and review, planning and research, risk management, vehicle maintenance and fleet management, the quartermaster function, recruitment and retention, NCIC/CJIS computer security, expungements, technology, purchasing, facilities, seizures, and other duties and responsibilities as assigned or initiated.
Lobby services include payment of parking citations, walk-in reports, Safety Equipment Repair Orders, and literature distribution.
The Gaithersburg Police Department is open year round; however, the Administrative offices of the station are closed from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. During these times, police patrol will remain on duty. If you have an emergency please call 911. If it is not an emergency, please dial 301-279-8000 for dispatch.