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
  • Kenny Byrd - Deputy Chief of Police
  •                    - Criminal Investigations
  • Bryan Pool - Patrol Lieutenant
  • Jessie Reese - Patrol Lieutenant
  • Randall Hudman- Patrol Lieutenant
  • Rodrick Young - Patrol Lieutenant


The department has a patrol division, a criminal investigations division, and a traffic enforcement 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.