The Phenix City Police Chief s office consists of the police chief, assistant chief, office manager, administration specialist and receptionist. The chief of police is responsible for planning, directing and controlling all functions of the police department. The chief is the primary authority of the department and is the final word on policy and procedures. This position also manages the budget, expenditures, building services and payroll with the assistance of the staff. An assistant chief of police is the operations commander and oversees the day-to-day operations of the department. Phenix City Police Chief s office is located in Phenix City, Ala.