The officers assigned to the Uniform Patrol Division provide 24 hour a day coverage to protect the life and property of the citizens and visitors of Bartow. The Uniform Patrol Division acts as a first responder to calls for immediate police service providing a timely response to reported crimes in progress.
Additionally, officers assigned to the division conduct preliminary investigations into crimes over with and identify and apprehend persons suspected of committing crimes. Officers also conduct directed patrols to discourage and prevent the opportunity for crimes to occur and enhance the public's awareness of criminal activity in their community.
The Uniform Patrol Division enforces traffic laws and investigates traffic related crashes in addition to assisting in traffic and pedestrian control. The division strives to be highly visible in the community and accessible to the public at all times, working together to reduce crime in the City Of Bartow.
The Patrol Division Consists of: five (5) sergeants, twenty (20) officers, four (4) K-9 officers, three (3) School Resource Officers, (2) Public Safety Aides.
Information on Patrol and Command Staff go to:Command Personnel