How do they match: Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

  • Identify, pursue, and arrest suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
  • Provide for public safety by maintaining order, responding to emergencies, protecting people and property, enforcing motor vehicle and criminal laws, and promoting good community relations.
  • Review facts of incidents to determine if criminal act or statute violations were involved.
  • Testify in court to present evidence or act as witness in traffic and criminal cases.

  • Apprehend criminal suspects.
  • Interview people to gather information about criminal activities.
  • Record information about suspects or criminals.