Field Operations Bureau
The Field Operations Bureau is the largest and most visible of the department's three bureaus. This Bureau, commanded by Captain Norman McDuffey, is responsible for the following: first response to calls for service, field reporting, police patrol, traffic enforcement, accident investigation, and Training. The Field Operations Bureau is comprised of 6 Lieutenants, 14 Sergeants, and 76 Police Officers. These uniformed officers work three shifts (Day/Evening/Night) each day, seven days a week providing general law enforcement services for the City of Hoover .