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After you graduate from the police academy and complete the field training officer program, you will be assigned to Uniform Services Bureau.

You will work either an 8-hour shift for five consecutive days with two days off each week or a 10-hour shift for four consecutive days with three days off each week . After being off probation for two years, you may apply to other specialized units:

  • Marine Patrol
  • Crimes Against Persons
  • Crimes Against Property
  • Strategic Operations Division
  • K-9
  • SWAT
  • Youth Resources Division
  • Training Division
  • Intelligence
  • Traffic Section (D.U.I., Selective Enforcement, Traffic Homicide)
  • Community Policing
  • Internal Affairs
  • Police Anti-Crime Team (PACT)
  • Special Investigations Unit (SIU)
  • Police Assisting the Homeless (PATH)
  • Mounted Patrol
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