The Patrol Division is the most visible evidence of police presence, 24 hours per day, year-round in the community. It is the largest division in the terms of manpower, equipment, and expenditures in police service. A competent and professional approach to police service by the Patrol Division sets the groundwork and foundation for response to the community.
The Patrol Division is the base level of execution of police service. This division promotes and preserves civil order and maintains a feeling of security in the community. It reduces crime through preventive patrol, aids individuals and responds to incidents/emergencies, and regulates certain business activities.
The Weston Police Patrol Division provides an immediate response to residents' requests for assistance, complaints, traffic incidents/problems, motor vehicle accidents and E-911 Emergency medical/fire calls, and all related law enforcement scenarios.
The Patrol Division does preliminary investigations and reports for incidents that may be assigned to other specialized divisions within the Weston Police Department and/or other State or Town Departments and/or Social Service Agencies.