Contact Us

Helena Police Department Title Contact Name Phone
Administration Chief of Police Brett Petty 406-447-8479
Administration Assistant Chief of Police/Investigations Cory Bailey 406-447-8486
Administration Captain/Patrol Randy Ranalli 406-457-8838
Administration Patrol - Lieutenant Danny David 406-447-8487
Administration Support Services - Lieutenant Jayson Zander 406-447-8474
Administration Lieutenant (VACANT) 406-447-8479
Investigations Sergeant Adam Shanks 406-457-8829

Evidence Technician


Evidence Clerk

Rachel David


Emily Vazhdayev



Animal Control/Urban Wildlife Officer ACO/UWP Officer Roy Tanniehill or Sean McCarthy 406-447-8479
Administration Administrative Assistant II Maggie Brownlee 406-447-8479
911 Dispatch Center* Operations Manager Zach Slattery 406-447-8233

The Helena Police Department also has a general email:

Please note:

  • Please do not report crimes to this email. It is not monitored 24-hours per day.
  • If you have an emergency, please dial 9-1-1.

*911 Dispatch Center Location:

The 911 Dispatch Center is located at 3425 Skyway Drive. This is geographically located 1.5 miles east of Helena's Regional Airport. The center is co-located with the Rocky Mountain Emergency Services Training Center.