The Patrol Division is the largest Division within the Ceres Police Department and is the backbone of the Organization. The Division’s primary function is to serve the community through innovative crime reduction strategies. The men and women assigned to the Patrol Division are committed to the organization’s core values of Pride, Integrity and Excellence and will continue to provide prompt and exceptional service to residents and businesses within the City. When fully staffed, the Patrol Division is overseen by Lieutenant Travis Hudson, six to eight Sergeants, who act as Watch Commanders, and 24 Officers split between two patrol squads.