The Material Resources Bureau at DPS consists of functions key to the agency’s day-to-day operations.
The bureau’s fleet services section procures and issues vehicles for enforcement and support throughout the agency. This section also provides maintenance to the agency’s vehicles, as well as repairs and services statewide. It also fabricates and installs police, emergency and specialty equipment in departmental vehicles.
The bureau’s facilities section maintains the department’s facilities throughout the state by performing corrective and preventive maintenance with technical personnel on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. This section also provides custodial and landscaping services for the Phoenix headquarters complex and district offices statewide.
The bureau’s logistics section establishes contracts for purchasing and issues first-aid supplies, office supplies, field supplies, and duty gear to enforcement and support staff through the main supply warehouse. This section also maintains the consumable inventory system for tracking the Department’s stock item usage. The section also prepares and issues billing to department entities and outside agencies for fuel, maintenance, postage and supplies.