The Patrol Division provides quality law enforcement to the residents
and visitors to the City of Chula Vista 24 hours a day, 7 days a
week. This uniformed division embraces the concept of Community
Oriented Policing and strives to further enhance it's partnership
with the community. Patrol division officers work 10-hour days,
4 days a week.
Supplementing the individual officers beat knowledge is the Tough
On Crime (TOC) program. TOC develops information from the Crime
Analysis Unit as well as information from Officers and Detectives,
and then utilizes crime-mapping techniques to depict a picture of
what is happening throughout the city in a simple and concise manner.
This information allows Officers to be more aware of crime within
the city and assists officers and supervisors in making informed