The Green River Police Department was founded on August 11, 1868. Thomas J Smith was elected the first town Marshall at that time. Today there are twenty four Sworn Officers in the department: Chief, two Captains, four Patrol Sergeants, one Patrol Corporal, nine Patrol Officers, one Detective Sergeant, one Juvenile Detective - who is also our Therapy K9 Handler, one therapy K9, one General Detective, two School Resource Officers, and two Narcotics Officers. Other Non-Sworn members include; One full-time Evidence & Property/Public Relations Officer, two full-time Animal Control Officers, two part-time Animal Control Officers, two part-time Animal Shelter Attendants, one part-time Nuisance/Restitution Officers, two full-time Administrative Services Technicians, and 18 part-time Crossing Guards. We also have an honorary Jr. Officer, who loves to volunteer and attend events with us.
Therapy K9 Buddy and his handler Det. Martha Holzgrafe
This is Honorary Jr. Officer Jason Barrera. Jason has always been a big law enforcement advocate and loves spending time with the officers. He was sworn in by Chief Jarvie on June 4, 2019, as our Honorary Jr. Officer.