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Sector 3

About Sector 3 and Community Liaison Officers

Sector 3 is part of the Tacoma Police Department's South Sector (along with Sector 4) and is under the command of Lt. Jeffrey Katz. The core staff of Sector 3 is comprised of the Lieutenant and three Community Liaison Officers (CLOs), who provide specialized services to our citizens and businesses and serve as a focal point for community concerns in Sector 3.


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The CLOs concentrate their efforts in identifying chronic criminal and nuisance issues in the sector and work with neighborhood groups, citizens, business owners and organizations to resolve these issues. The CLOs are supported by the Patrol Division, city staff and other agencies to improve the quality of life in the sector.


Sector 3 staff work on the traditional tasks of responding to requests for service and crime suppression with the goal of long-term problem solving.

Report an Issue in Sector 3

For crimes in progress, call 911. If your issue is not a crime in progress; for vehicle prowls, vandalism, theft or lost property, you may either file an online report or call the non-emergency number at (253) 287-4455. For nuisance-type issues, contact TacomaFIRST 311 online or call 311 within the city limits of Tacoma or (253) 591-5000 from anywhere.


Sector 3 Sub Station Office

Sector 3 Substation

1501 South 72nd Street
Tacoma, WA

Business Phone: (253) 594-7838


Monday through Friday

9 AM to 9 PM

Lt Jeffrey Katz
Sector Commander
Lieutenant Jeffrey Katz

Community Liaison Officers

Officer Timothy Snyder
(253) 591-5692


Officer Craig Sugai
(253) 573-2563


For community concerns, visit Tacoma FIRST 311.