The Tomball Police Department is a full-service law enforcement agency that serves and protects citizens and maintains law and order. It operates patrol, reserve, and communications and records units. The department s investigation division is organized into information systems, investigative services and training units. The Tomball Police Department also conducts undercover and special operations, maintains records, interviews listed sexual offenders and investigates formal complaints. It has a strategic response team that responds to barricaded and armed suspects, hostage situations, civil disturbances, and handles search, arrest and narcotics warrants, as well as provides dignitary protection. The department provides neighborhood and vacation watch programs and handicapped parking enforcement services. The Tomball Police Department offers Internet safety tips and maintains a sex offender registry. It is located in Tomball, Texas.