Lt. Jessa Russell serves as the Community Relations Officer for Highland Park Department of Public Safety. In this role Lt. Russell assists with crime prevention, safety and educational presentations, Crime Watch, community welfare concerns, and is the liaison to Highland Park ISD. Lt. Russell began her career with Highland Park DPS in August 2008, and has served as a Field Training Officer, Defensive Tactics Instructor, and an Operations Supervisor.
In addition to community relations, Lt. Russell is the Public Information Officer for Highland Park DPS. Lt. Russell serves as the primary contact for the media at all levels.