Captain Shawn Gibson

Administrative Division



Captain Gibson has been serving the citizens of Oxford since September 1994. He is a graduate of the Northeast Alabama Police Academy. During his time of service with the Oxford Police Department, Captain Gibson has served as a Patrolman, Sergeant and Lieutenant, all in the Uniform Division. He has been a member of the department’s Emergency Services Unit since 2005. Captain Gibson serves as a certified FBI Instructor to his fellow law enforcement officers in the areas of defensive tactics, firearms, submachine gun and is a Glock armorer.


Captain Gibson has also served the Oxford community by working with the Oxford High School S.A.F.E. Academy for over eight years and is currently the President of Oxford Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #80.

General (non-emergency): 256-831-3121   |   Chief of Police: 256-835-6108   |   Investigations: 256-835-6136   |   Animal Control: 256-591-4103