Legal Bureau

TPD Legal Advisor

Kirby Rainsberger
Chief Assistant
City Attorney

The Legal Bureau handles all legal matters concerning theadministration and operation of the police department, and responds to allrequests for legal opinions. The Forfeiture Unit reports directly to the assistant city attorney, who serves as police legal advisor.  Deterring criminal activity by depriving criminals of property used in or acquired through illegal activities is the primary responsibility of the Forfeiture Unit.

Legal Bureau:  (813) 276-3769            
Forfeiture Unit:  (813) 276-3767