The Pelham Police Department is a full-service municipal law enforcement agency that provides a variety of police services. It has various divisions, including patrol, detectives, staff services and communications. The department offers a variety of specialized services, including traffic accident investigations, drug abuse resistance education, fingerprint identification and polygraph testing. It also offers crime prevention and suppression, offender apprehension, law enforcement, public order maintenance, crime reduction and constitutional rights protection services. The Pelham Police Department s investigation division is responsible for the follow-up investigation of all felony and serious misdemeanor crimes. It communications division responds to emergency and nonemergency calls and dispatches resources, such as police and fire personnel to citizens requiring assistance. The police department is located in Pelham, Ala.