The Uniform Patrol Division Officers work 12-hour shifts to allow for better coverage in the City of DeFuniak Springs. This schedule allows for three Officers to be working at any given time and thus handle more calls for service.
The Uniform Patrol Division is responsible for responding to calls for service throughout the City of DeFuniak Springs. Officers patrol throughout the City, using their patrol vehicles to respond to calls for service quickly and efficiently. Our 24 hour 911 Communications Center receives calls for service and dispatches Officers to respond. Officers are empowered to initiate law enforcement activity based on their observations in addition to handling calls for service.
The Office of the City Marshal, DeFuniak Springs Police offers the following services to citizens and visitors that are handled by Uniform Patrol Officers:
Assist Persons in Need
Keep the Peace
Preliminary Investigation of Crimes
Patrol and Observe
The Uniform Patrol Division is here to serve. If you have a non-emergency law enforcement need, please contact our 911 Communications Center at (850) 892-8511 to request an Officer.