Patrol is assigned by zones for the purpose of observing the areas for possibly criminal activity or other conditions that could endanger the publics safety. Deputies respond to emergency calls of service in the boundaries of Carter County such as assaults, murders, robberies, burglaries, rape and kidnapping. Patrol investigate callers complaints, enforce law and maintain high visibility. They preform under stressful and high risk condition and apprehend, arrest criminal suspects and law violators when necessary.
SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS:
School Resource Officers primary purpose is security and safety in all schools. Officers are involved in variety of functions besides being active law enforcement officers the School Resource Officers are a resource to students, parents, teachers and school administration. These Deputies work hand in hand with teachers and principals in each school to assist with finding solution to the problems that our youth experience on daily bases with peer pressure.