The Business Affairs division is responsible for the fiscally sound management of department funds, ensuring that funds are expended in compliance with university policy. The unit provides the department with budgeting, purchasing, travel, payroll, human resources, clerical and transcription service, and Information technology support. We provide monthly financial statements to each of the division commanders to aid in the management of their perspective units. The in-house Human Resources section is a valuable resource to employees and plays an active role in recruitment through retirement. Our HR representative serves as the officer’s Public Safety Retirement Board coordinator and Board Secretary. Our Office Specialist, Sr. works closely with the Investigations unit, providing transcription of all witness statements and other documents for submittal to court. Additionally, the division’s IT section ensures functionality of various department communications equipment and components. The team is responsible for the constantly evolving tasks of desktop support, mobile communications, video and audio connectivity, interagency communications and software maintenance.