Duties & Responsibilities
Operation Division is responsible for the daily operation of providing police service to the citizen such as call response, traffic enforcement, and special event planning. The division responsibilities the Patrol Unit and the Bike Unit.
Patrol is composed of 4 watches with each watch consisting of:
At least 3 Officers
Watch works a 12-hour tour of duty, with only 1 watch on duty at time.
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Patrol officers performs the
primary police function of 1st responders.
Patrol officers often
are charged with taking immediate action to safe guard the citizens of
Liberal. Patrol may then have the responsibility of following through
with the situation to reach a successful conclusion unless it is turned
over to a specialized unit.