Community Services Division

CRU - MOCK PhotoCommunity Resource Unit is the department's comprehensive source of crime prevention strategies for residents, neighborhoods and businesses, as well as safety education and engagement programs for all ages and a variety of populations.

DPAL Photo - KnightDurham Police Athletic/Activities League engages youth and young adults through competitive and leisure sports, career exploration and social activities that are supported by volunteer coaches, mentors and sponsors including police officers, non-sworn police employees, businesses, Durham Public schools and Durham Parks and Recreation.  

Crisis Intervention Team  PhotoCrisis Intervention Team (CIT) works to reduce arrests for non-violent offenders with mental health and/or substance abuse concerns through first responder de-escalation trainin and behavioral health identification, referrals to support services, and strong community partnerships.  

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Hispanic Liaison Officer
LGBTQ Liaison Officer

Community Liaison Officers serve to build strong police-community partnerships with these populations by facilitating police department employee and external diversity training; providing assistance in crime investigations; and participating in community special event events.

Honor GuardHonor Guard presents specialized ceremonial services at memorials, parades and other special events.

Contact Us

  1. DPD Capt. Mark Morais

    Captain Mark Morais

    Division Commander



    Lieutenant Jeffrey Kenyon

    Assistant Division Commander