The Patrol Division is the largest division within the department and is led by Lieutenant David BeBeau. The Division is responsible for responding to and investigating crimes, identifying and deterring criminal activity, building relationships with community members and businesses, identifying and solving problems, and ensuring that traffic moves safely through the city. The patrol officer is the most visible representative of City government. The Patrol Division is broken down into four shifts. Each shift consists of three Patrol Officers led by a Patrol Sergeant. Patrol officers work 12 hour shifts and may switch from day shift to night shift during the year.