The Operations Division is the largest and most visible division in the St. Cloud Police Department and is responsible for the safety of our residents, workers and visitors. The department's commitment to effective policing is strongly rooted in our community and tied to our local concerns. Through community policing and community engagement, the Operations Division officers perform their law enforcement duties while also embedding themselves into our community as part of a team that works together to improve the safety and quality of life for everyone.
The Operations Division consists of 1 Commander, 3 Lieutenants and 12 Sergeants that supervise the Police Patrol Officers; Criminal Investigators; School Resource Officers; K-9 and DUI Officers; Sex Trafficking and Violent Offenders Task Force Officers; the Special Weapons and Tactics Unit (SWAT); and the Police Reserve Officer Unit.