The Patrol Division consists of 4 Sergeants, 4 Corporals, and 18 patrol officers. The Patrol Division also includes managing and overseeing the K9 program, Reserve Officers, Accident Reconstruction, Ride Along Program, Special Events, the Explorers Post, and Honor Guard Team. The Patrol Division Captain reports directly to the Assistant Chief of Police.
K-9 Teams: Sworn personnel partnered with a drug detection dog who serve as aggressive, active, and impartial narcotic detection teams who conduct interdiction of illegal drugs and substances being transported into and through the City of Watertown. The K9 handlers provide assistance to officers and other law enforcement agencies in the detection of illegal drugs and substances. They provide public awareness and education programs to the media, businesses, civic organizations, and the education system.