The Patrol Division is comprised of 1 captain, 3 sergeants, and 12 patrol deputies.
Patrol Deputies Responsibilities
Deputies assigned to the Patrol Division are uniformed deputies in marked squad cars. These are the men and women of law enforcement responding to the public’s requests for service and conducting proactive patrol activities intended to increase public safety. Patrol deputies are also charged with the responsibility of conducting the initial investigation of most crimes committed in the county.
Patrol deputies work 10 hours shifts which overlap in the hours that typically generate the highest volume of calls for service, in order to provide the highest level of service to the citizens of Benton County.