The Patrol Division has three patrol shifts of 9 full-time deputies and 1 process server. The Patrol Division operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year. Patrol deputies patrol approximately 650 square miles to deter crime in the county of 31,000 residents. Patrol deputies are responsible for answering and handling complaints, taking Incident/Offense reports, making arrests, transporting inmates, serving warrants and juvenile pick-up orders. They also provide assistance to local law enforcement agencies and surrounding areas when needed.