Specialized Patrol Division

Included within the Specialized Patrol Division are the Traffic Unit, Pensacola International Airport, K-9 Unit, School Resource Officers, Neighborhood Services Unit, and DUI/Retail District/Parks.

Also under the Specialized Patrol Division is the Reserve Unit.

Members of the Pensacola Police Department’s Reserve Unit have successfully completed Criminal Justice Standards Police Recruit Training and a complete recognized field training program or have the equivalent law enforcement experience as determined by the Chief of Police.

They are permitted to ride solo, have the same law enforcement authority as full-time officers and may be assigned to work in any unit at the department. Their primary purpose is to augment uniform patrol.