Communications Center/Non-Emergency Dispatch: 210-653-0033
The patrol division works three separate shifts of varying hours, with overlaps for additional coverage and response during peak hours. The shifts are staffed by patrol officers, a corporal and a sergeant who is the supervisor responsible for patrol activities of the assigned shift. Most patrol officers currently work ten hour shifts. Patrol officers provide proactive enforcement of state law, traffic enforcement and respond to calls for service. Officers on each shift are assigned to districts within the city and are responsible for community relations and enforcement of city ordinances within their assigned districts.