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Police Department

Special Operations Division

Ken Walburn

Captain Ken Walburn
Special Operations Division
1417 Murfreesboro Pike
Nashville, Tennessee 37217

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The Special Operations Division duty remains working with communities developing problem-solving procedures; therefore, challenging the direct causes of crime through joint problem-solving. The Special Operations Division is engaged in fair and impartial policing to reduce crime and improve the quality of life of all Nashvillians. The division encourages building community capital through establishing trust through valuing confidence and diversity.

The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department’s Special Operations Division is tasked with assisting all departmental components with police specialized traffic, tactical, and planning services. The division is composed of five sections: