Current Administration

The Henderson Police Department is paramilitary, meaning it has a rank structure and a specific chain of command. The current administration is:
  • Chad Taylor - Chief of Police
  • Randal Hudman - Deputy Chief of Police
  • James Dukes - Criminal Investigations Captain
  • Jessie Reese - Patrol Lieutenant
  • Rodrick Young - Patrol Lieutenant
  • Brian Graham - Patrol Lieutenant
  • Matthew Bammel - Patrol Lieutenant


The department has a Patrol Division and a Criminal Investigations Division. Within the department there is also a Tactical unit and a color / Honor Guard. The department has six TCOLE certified instructors included within all divisions and conducts a substantial portion of required in-service classes in-house.