This component of the Sheriff’s Office is responsible for providing 24 hour law enforcement presence throughout the 1849 square mile jurisdictional area of the Office. In order to do so, the deputies operate from four permanently assigned Platoons. Deputies work a three on / two off / two on / three off schedule, this schedule allows deputies every other weekend off (Fri, Sat, & Sun). Each shift is commanded by a watch commander. Patrol Personnel presently work from four locations – Area 2 (Coalville), Area 3 (Snyderville / Park City), Area 4 (Kamas / Oakley), Area 5 (Pinebrook / Park City). Deputies work on a 12 hours shift rotation (night shift / day shift).
The Division is responsible for responding to emergency (911) and non-emergency calls for service, maintaining order, investigating crimes, investigating traffic accidents, traffic control, apprehending offenders, and meeting the needs of the citizens and business owners of Summit County.