2018 Staffing Study

In 2018 the City of Puyallup and the Puyallup Police Department retained Matrix Consulting Group to conduct a thorough study of the operations of the Puyallup Police Department to include jail operations. 

The study objectives were: 

  • To evaluate staffing and operations in each key Police Department function. 
  • To evaluate if the needs of citizens are being met at appropriate levels of service. 
  • To identify staffing and operational best practices in law enforcement that should influence Puyallup Police Department operations. 

Click on the links below to read the final report from Matrix Consulting Group and to view the presentation given to City Council on September 18, 2018 by Matrix Consulting Group. 

Final Report by Matrix - Puyallup Police Department Staffing Study

Matrix Presentation to City Council - September 18, 2018