The Taunton Police Department consists of three separate administrative divisions, each commanded by a Captain.
The Field Services Division, the department’s largest Division, is the backbone of the department and is responsible for responding to calls for service, dispatch operations and general law enforcement. The Field Services Division consists of Patrol, K-9, Traffic, Dispatch, School Resource Officers and Detail Hiring. It is commanded by Captain Honorato Santos. Captain Santos may be reached by telephone at (508) 821-1471 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Investigative Services Division is responsible for investigation and follow up on serious crimes. It is commanded by Detective Captain Daniel McCabe. Detective Captain McCabe may be reached by telephone at (508) 821-1475 or via email at email@example.com.
The Administrative Division is responsible for internal operations of the police department. It includes Domestic Violence, Meters, Training, Court Prosecution, licensing and the clerical staff. It is commanded by Captain Daniel McCarthy. Captain McCarthy may be reached by telephone (508) 821-1471 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Street Crimes Unit is outside the normal chain of command and reports directly to the Chief of Police. Its primary mission is addressing drug, gang and firearms related offenses. It is commanded by Detective Sergeant Paul Taber. Detective Sergeant Taber may be reached by telephone at (508) 824-7522 or via email at email@example.com.