The most visible members of the the Tucson Police Department, the dedicated and brave men and women of the Field Services Bureau patrol the streets of the City of Tucson and are the first responders to calls for service.
The Field Services Bureau is split into five Operations Divisions, each with responsibility for patrolling an area of the city.
Force Command Unit
This unit is staffed by two police lieutenants and is designed to provide citywide police command oversight of patrol resources during normal daily operations. Their tasks include directing, controlling, and managing normal patrol assets and ensuring that those assets are deployed and responding to calls for service in the most efficient manner possible. Other tasks include directing and managing serious tactical situations, major crime scenes, and other high-profile incidents.