Patrol Bureau

The Patrol Bureau is under the command of Lieutenant Joseph Russo and consists of (10) Sergeants and a complement of Police Officers. The Patrol Bureau provides policing services to the community on a 24 hour a day basis and is the most visible component of the department. Patrol Bureau members are tasked with responding to calls for service, conducting preliminary criminal investigations, performing traffic enforcement, and interacting with members of the community all in the name of improving the quality of life in Washington Township.

This Patrol Bureau is commonly referred to as the "backbone" of the police department.