The Clinton Police Department works to provide professional law enforcement services and ensures the safety and security of citizens. It operates patrol, records and administration divisions. The department s animal control division undertakes issues related to animal bites, barking dogs and missing animals. In addition, the Clinton Police Department operates a shelter for stray, injured and at-large animals. It also has an emergency and nonemergency dispatch center that responds to police, fire and medical calls for service. The department is located in Clinton, Tenn.