Support Division


The police department has six full time detectives assigned to investigate incidents occurring in the City of Bridgeton. These investigations include but are not limited to:

  • Drug/liquor violations
  • Homicide
  • Juvenile crime
  • Rape
  • Robbery
  • Stealing

Crime Scene Unit

Detectives are assigned to this unit which is tasked with photographing and processing crime scenes. They work closely with patrol officers and investigators in locating and seizing forensic evidence.


The Bridgeton Police Department contracts with St. Louis County Police Communications who provides dispatching 24 hours a day seven days a week.  They handle calls for police service and dispatching Bridgeton officers where needed. For more information on police communications, click the image


Operates Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. The Records Clerks maintain and process all police reports filed. They also answer non-emergency calls during business hours.

The City of Bridgeton Police Van outside
Link to St. Louis County Police Bureau of Communications
Police Records and ATM