The Pensacola Police Department’s Special Projects Unit is responsible for producing training and recruiting videos, a weekly television segment for Crime Stoppers and the enhancement of surveillance tapes for area businesses victimized by crime. A crime prevention officer also is assigned to the unit.
The unit is staffed by Sergeant Jimmy Donohoe and Officer Mike Wood. Officer Wood is responsible for enhancing and otherwise preparing still photographs and videos for use in court as well as producing promotional videos and television shows for other City of Pensacola departments and other law enforcement agencies.
Sgt. Donohoe handles such duties as safety presentations and coordinating the Citizens Police Academy. Special Projects officers also provide a wide range of services to the community through such things as seminars for business and community groups.