The Patrol Division consists of fifteen uniformed police officers. This includes one Patrol Lieutenant, two Patrol Sergeants, one SRO Sergeant, two School Resource Officers, and nine Patrol Officers. 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.
For more information on the Patrol Division, or to ask a specific patrol-related question, contact the Police Department's non-emergency number at 512-556-6235 at any time and ask to speak to a Supervisor. In the event of an emergency, please call 911.