Citizen Compliment and Complaint Form
The quality of the relationship between the community and the Houma Police Department determines the level of cooperation and support required for effective and equitable law enforcement.
The Houma Police Department is committed to providing the highest quality of police services by empowering our members and the community to work in partnership with the goal of improving the quality of life within the City of Houma, while at the same time maintaining respect for individual rights and human dignity.
Citizen’s compliments and complaints assist the department in evaluating the quality of service provided to the citizens of Houma..
This brochure is designed to clarify some of the rights you as a citizen have if you want to make a legitimate complaint against a Houma Police Department employee.
The Houma Police Department acknowledges it’s responsibility to the citizens of Houma by establishing a system of complaint and disciplinary action when improper conduct is evident, but will also protect it’s employees when they properly discharge their duties.
Together, we can make a difference. I am committed to providing the highest quality of law enforcement service to the citizens of Houma.
Dana T. Coleman
How do I initiate a compliment or a complaint against an employee?
Must I give my name to file a complaint?
How long will the investigation take?
Will I be notified of the results of my complaint/compliment?
Who may recommend a commendation?
If I have any questions or would like further assistance, who can I call?
Things To Remember…
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