The Apex Police Department consists of 3 divisions.
The Administrative Division supports the department staff and assists citizens and guests of Apex.
The Investigations Division conducts criminal follow-up investigations and initiates investigations involving vice, drugs, gangs, cyber crime, organized crime and other criminal activities and threats.
The Patrol Division executes law enforcement objectives through preventative patrol, active enforcement of criminal and traffic laws and provides emergency assistance to the community.
Complaints about Apex Police Department personnel are handled through the Office of Professional Standards (OPS).