The Uniform Services Division provides 24 hour response to calls for service, preventive patrol, tactical response to critical incidents, investigation of crimes, and certain specific offenses as assigned. It also provides aid to citizens, protection of the public and arrests of alleged violators when appropriate. This Division is the largest contributor to the reputation and good will of the Department.
The Division consists of the following: Communications Section, Patrol Squads and components which include Front Desk and Booking Operations, Police Canine Officers, Traffic Officers, Neighborhood Policing Unit, and Reserve Officer Program.
Specialty units consist of: SWAT, SOAR, Underwater Recovery, Crisis Negotiations, and Honor Guard.