The Patrol Division is comprised of uniformed police services for the Sheriff’s department. The primary role of the Patrol Division is to provide law enforcement services to the citizens of Geary County. Day-to-day operations include traffic enforcement, accident investigation, criminal investigation and reporting, crime prevention and detection, and response to other emergencies.
Included in the Patrol Division are the K-9 Unit, Tactical Response Team, Criminal Interdiction Team, and the Sheriffs Posse Unit. These units support the primary function for the Division.
The Tactical Response Team in collaboration with the Junction City Police Department is a highly trained, tactical response unit that supports the emergency response role of the Patrol Division. This group of officers is called upon to serve high-risk search warrants, manage barricaded suspects, and resolve hostage situations with the primary objective to preserve life.