The Patrol Division is essential in apprehending offenders and
repressing criminal behavior. It furthers the Department's community
policing goals by encouraging a positive relationship with the community
and by assisting residents and businesses with resolving nuisance-type
issues. Several officers are assigned to the traffic section. Three
officers work as K-9 handlers.
The uniformed officers are the most visible to the community, as they
are responsible for enforcing the criminal laws of the State and City.
The patrol division also provides traffic enforcement, accident
investigation, and crime prevention activities. The men and women of
the uniform division respond to calls for service from the community and
uphold the mission statement established by the members of this