“See it, Hear it, Report it.”
The Patrol Division is the largest and most visible unit within the Woodbury Police Department. The Patrol Division is staffed by highly trained and qualified officers that work 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year.
The Patrol Division is comprised of (4) squads of uniformed officer who work rotating shifts between day work and night work. Each squad consists of several officers and is supervised by a Sergeant. The Patrol Division is commanded by a Lieutenant who oversees the four squads and all the functions of the unit. The shifts are strategically planned to provide an overlap of police services and to ensure continuous coverage throughout the city. The patrol division is split up geographically into 4 different areas.
The primary mission of the Patrol Division is emergency response, crime prevention, preliminary investigations, proactive patrol, and traffic enforcement. The best way for that to happen is to have a partnership between the police and the community, so we urge you to contact us at any time with any questions or concerns. And please remember, “See it, hear it, report it”.