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Bureau of Field Operations

The Bureau of Field Operations is comprised of the following Divisions, Sections or Units:

Patrol Division inclusive the Crime Scene Technician Unit and Reserve Unit,

Traffic Section,

Special Operations Section (S.O.S.),  

K-9 Unit,

Detention (Jail) Division, 

The North Sound Metro Special Weapons and Tactics (S.W.A.T.) Team and the Allied Law Enforcement Response Team (A.L.E.R.T.), both multi-jurisdictional units, also fall under the control of this Bureau. 

This Bureau is the core of the Police Department providing service to the public and aggressively fighting crime and focusing on proactive problem solving.