The Missoula Police Department is authorized 117 sworn positions. A majority of these officers are assigned to the Patrol Division. This division includes: eight (8) patrol teams, Traffic Unit, Street Crimes Unit, K-9 Unit, School Resources Officers, Quality of Life, and Abandoned Vehicles.
Since police work is a 24-hour-a-day job, the officers in the Patrol Division work various shifts to ensure there is appropriate coverage for our community.
What should I do if I'm pulled over by a police officer?
For more information, email the Police Department or call at 406-552-6300.