The Field Operations Division is the largest division of the Police Department.  The Field Operations Division provides first response to all emergencies, performs preliminary investigations, and provides basic patrol services to the City of Riverside.

Field Operations has the responsibility to: 

The Division has undergone a number of changes in the past year from upgrades in facilities and technology to increased equipment and training for its personnel. All of these changes are directed at increasing the knowledge, skill and productivity of our uniformed personnel so they can perform their duties with the highest level of enthusiasm and professionalism.

The following accomplishments in Field Operations during 2000 were the result of a cooperative effort between all City departments, Federal, State, and County agencies:

 

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