The Patrol Division is the heart and soul of the Wooster Police Department. The officers assigned to this unit provide all the essential law enforcement functions and community services. These officers have a wide range of knowledge and skill that allow them to perform their duties. The Department provides the most up-to-date equipment to assist them in their job performance. Training is provided on a continuing basis so that officers can keep abreast of the most current and best law enforcement procedures and tactics. The Patrol Division collaborates with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies and strives to provide professional and excellent service to the Wooster community.
The Patrol Division investigates calls for police service throughout the year. When criminal complaints need further investigation, they are returned to the initiating officer for further follow-up.