The Operations and Security Division is responsible for the overall activity within the Adult Detention Facility.
This division is comprised of a variety of staff members to include Correctional Officers, Correctional Peace Officers and Supervisory Staff. These officers are chiefly concerned with the daily accomplishments of parallel and equally important missions - protection of the public and enhancing the quality of life for St. Charles County residents while at the same time providing a safe, secure and humane environment in which offenders and alleged offenders are incarcerated.
The Operations and Security Division has within it, a variety of sections - each section works toward the overall accomplishment of the departmental mission but each with their own specialties.
Officers assigned to the Security Section may find themselves working in a variety of posts throughout the department, which include:
Central Control Officer
Internal Transport Officer
Housing Unit Officer
Officers assigned to the booking section are responsible for all aspects associated with the processing of inmates / detainees entering or leaving St. Charles County Department of Corrections (SCCDOC) custody.
The SCCDOC Transportation Section is responsible for all inmate / detainee transports to outside medical appointments, to prison facilities upon conviction or any other court ordered transports of inmates / detainees in the care and custody of the SCCDOC. Typically, all officers assigned to this Section are Correctional Peace Officers. All Correctional Peace Officers are Police Academy graduates and are Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) certified by the State of Missouri as law enforcement officers.