The Special Services division oversees the organized crime unit, special events, traffic division and specialized services.

The Organized Crime Unit is a multi-faceted, self-sufficient organization that serves the citizens of Memphis by actively participating in multi-jurisdictional task forces to coordinate the attack on illegal drug trafficking operations at the local, state, and federal level.

The Special Events Office is responsible for maintaining a smooth flow of traffic during special events.

The Traffic Division is divided into three sections: Motorcycle Squad (Motors), Special Traffic Investigation Squad (STIS) and DUI.

The Memphis Police Department provides specialized police services through the Special Operations Unit. The services are not only utilized by the Memphis Police Department but also regional law enforcement agencies.