The Patrol Division of the department provides 24-hour protection, 365 days a year. The Patrol Division consists of 35 uniformed officers, driving marked squad cars, who respond to citizen's calls for service. Some of the patrol division's duties include: enforcing traffic laws, investigating traffic accidents, and responding to reports of criminal activity. Officers prepare reports during investigations of criminal activity and provide follow up on cases before they are sent to investigations.
Each shift also has officers specially trained in accident investigation, crime scene evidence collection and processing, new officer trainers along with motorcycle patrol.