Patrol

About the Division


The Patrol Division consists of all uniformed police officers to include two sergeants and ten patrolmen. The Patrol Division is the most visible and recognizable unit of the police department, operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and 365 days a year. Patrol officers are first responders who provide proactive police patrols; enforce federal, state, and local laws; enforce traffic laws; and report offenses. In short, Patrol performs initial investigations into offenses and prevents and deters crimes through their presence. 
 
More Information
For more information on the Patrol Division, or to ask a specific patrol-related question, contact the Police Department's non-emergency number at 940-393-0300 at any time and ask to speak to an on-duty supervisor.