Specialty Units

This following teams are charged with targeting and suppressing selective street level crime problems within the city through the use of specialized enforcement methods.

  1. Anti-Crime Team
  2. Honor Guard
  3. Inter-Agency Bomb Unit
  4. K-9 Unit
  5. Marine Operations Unit
  6. Traffic Safety Unit
  7. Special Operations Unit
  8. Tactical Unit
  9. Youth Services Unit
This project oriented, proactive street team is charged with targeting and suppressing selective street level crime problems within the city through the use of specialized enforcement methods. The team utilizes non-traditional enforcement techniques such as plain clothes, undercover buy / bust operations, john stings, prostitution stings and stakeouts. Surveillance techniques used by the team include the use of electronic surveillance equipment, service of arrest and search warrants, abatement and code compliance mandates and other non-traditional enforcement tools.

The Anti-Crime Team communicates and works closely with the community, with the Patrol Division and with the various units in the Investigations Division as well as outside agencies.