Operations Division

The Operations Division delivers law enforcement services on a 24-hour basis, including data-driven policing and community-oriented policing concepts, maintaining order, protecting life and property, apprehending violators, responding to calls for service, investigating crimes, and disaster response. The Patrol Unit is the largest of the Division and consists of four shifts, each supervised by a Lieutenant and Sergeant. The shifts work 12-hour shifts and provide coverage 24 hours a day.

The Operations Division is responsible for the following:

  1. Patrol Unit
  2. DWI Unit
  3. Canine Team
  4. SWAT Team
  5. Crisis Negotiator Team
  6. Boat Team
  7. Dive Team
  8. Civil Emergency Team
  9. Drone Team

For traffic violations and complaints, e-mail: traffic@onslowcountync.gov.