Smithfield Police Department is located just 9 miles from eFORCE® headquarters. Smithfield city is mostly a pass through city; around 35,000 vehicles pass by city hall per day. Sky View High School, Smithfield Recreation Center, Forrester Acres, and the Birch Creek Golf Course are a few of the busiest sites in the City.
Smithfield Police Department came into existence January 1, 2001. In June 2011, the final step in the department’s creation and development occurred when the new police facility was built. The police department serves approximately 10,200 residents, as well as the numerous people that pass through each day. Chief Johnny W. McCoy leads Smithfield Police Department, which consists of 8 full-time sworn officers and a full-time staff member with a part-time Animal Control Officer, and a Reserve Officer.
Smithfield Police Department is committed to the safety and quality of life of all residing in the city of Smithfield. They pledge to “labor with their might as team members in partnership with all who reside or are located in Smithfield, and its greater area. They promote and sustain the distinguished quality of life enjoyed so much in the Smithfield community. They prepare and respond to the Smithfield community’s need for peace and security, relief and emergency assistance, education and awareness, public service and law enforcement.” Values such as trust, honesty, initiative, creativity, dependability, liberty, fairness, and compassion help Smithfield Police Department accomplish and abide by their pledge.
Smithfield Police Department chose to select eFORCE® in the fall of 2010. Smithfield enjoys that their eFORCE® Records Management Software is simple and easy to use, but most of all they enjoy the customer service and attention given to them from the eFORCE® team, even though they are a small agency. When asked how their interaction with the eFORCE® team has been Chief McCoy responded, “The quality of care promoted by eFORCE® is top rate. The end user is not a project number. We are treated with respect and consideration by all with whom we have worked.” On August 1, 2012 at eFORCE® User’s Conference Smithfield was awarded the “Records Management Software Customer of the year.” Congratulations Smithfield!