Located in the heart of downtown, Suffolk Police Precinct 1 is responsible for 310 of the City's 430 square miles. The precinct covers 12 of the Departments 18 patrol districts comprising of 46% of the City's population.
It is staffed with 57 sworn officers and handles 55% to 60% of citizen calls for service received by the Department. Officers participate in numerous community related activities to include crime prevention, civic league attendance, and home owner association participation.
About Captain Epperson
Captain Jesse Epperson joined the Suffolk Police Department in July of 2006 and has worked in various areas of the department to include Uniform Patrol, the Neighborhood Enforcement Team, Professional Standards, and the Special Investigations Section. Captain Epperson holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Old Dominion University and a Master of Public Administration from Troy University.