Vehicle Patrol
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The Vehicle Patrol Is the most visible part of the agency’s law enforcement services. With distinctive blue uniforms and blue and white vehicles, officers patrol the entire city 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Each patrol officer has the latest technology in emergency equipment. An officer is the first responder to all law enforcement calls for service. In any given day, the spectrum of assistance that patrol officer provide ranges from giving directions to full-scale emergency response.

All of the agency’s patrol vehicles are equipped with laptop computers and 800 megahertz radios. Many of those same vehicles are also equipped with video cameras and radar units.

The Vehicle Patrol is the most versatile and the most visual component of the Venice Police Department.

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Vehicle Patrol frequently asked questions:
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If I can't wear a seatbelt due to medical reasons will I still recieve a citation?

What are the requirements to operate a motor scooter on the roadway?

How do I report a drunk driver?

Where do I pay a traffic citation?

 

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For assistance you may contact:

Captain Mike Rose
Patrol Division
Tel:  (941) 486-2444
Fax: (941) 480-3027

 

Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing.

Patrol Division Hours: 24/7