Patrol Division

The Patrol Division is the primary unit of the Marble Falls Police Department and consists of a Captain, (4) Patrol Sergeants, (11) Patrol Officers and (2) Reserve Officers.

Patrol Division Officers are the first to respond to Calls for Service (CFS) where law enforcement assistance is needed. Duties of the patrol officer include the following:

  • Apprehension of violators of statutes and ordinances
  • Investigating suspicious incidents and persons
  • Performing preliminary investigations
  • Traffic law enforcement
  • Suppressing disturbances
  • Roadway collision investigation
  • Traffic direction
  • Patrolling residential and business areas.

In addition to their primary duties, the patrol officers are highly trained in various specializations including, but not limited to the following:

  • Domestic violence/Sexual Assault investigation
  • Driving while intoxicated (DWI) enforcement (SFST/ARIDE)
  • Illegal narcotics detection and enforcement
  • Marine safety enforcement (MSEO)
  • Advanced traffic collision investigation
  • Incident command
  • Defensive Tactics/ASP baton/TASER