The Uniformed Patrol Division provides 24 hour a day coverage to protect the life and property of the citizens and visitors in Bartow. The Uniform Patrol Division acts as a first responder to calls for immediate police service.
The Patrol Unit consists of four squads, each squad is supervised by a Sergeant. Officers patrol six beats within the city. The typical Patrol Officer will work a twelve (12) hour shift which runs from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM (day-shift), or 6:30 PM to 6:30 AM (night shift).
Within the Patrol Division is a four (4) person K-9 Unit, four (4) School Resource Officers, and a Volunteer Reserve Officer Unit.
Sgt. William Stevens
Sgt. Randy Tagliarini
Sgt. John McKee
Sgt. John Zorn