Patrol Division

Patrol Division

Patrol

The Patrol Division of the Scott County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for patrolling the county’s approximately 600 miles of roads located in an area that covers approximately 465 square miles. The Sheriff’s Office provides Law Enforcement Services throughout Scott County.

The primary concern of the patrol division are the unincorporated areas of the county, however, many times within the incorporated cities the Sheriff's Office is requested to assist city police agencies.

The Patrol Division is responsible for responding to all types of emergency and non-emergency calls for service. The uniformed deputy in the Patrol Division is a very visible member of the Sheriff’s Office driving marked patrol vehicles.

The Patrol Division is comprised of three shifts for 24/7 coverage and our DARE Unit. The Patrol Shifts are each manned by a Lieutenant, Sergeant, and five deputies.

Dare Unit

The DARE Unit is comprised of a Sergeant, two Deputies, and the School Resource Deputy.

Accident Investigation

Accident Investigators are responsible for responding to and investigating serious injury and or fatal accidents.

K-9 Unit

The K-9 Unit was started in 2006 with a single canine.

Our Police Service Dog is named Ares who is a Czech Shepherd and a full service canine. He is trained for narcotics detection, criminal apprehension, handler protection, building search, open area search, and tracking.

News & Notices

On Thursday, April 20, 2017, Scott County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Joe Caffery and Deputy Dan Grafton will be recipients of the Life Saving Award. On February 13, 2017 Lieutenant Caffery and Deputy Grafton responded to a call for service in regards to an unresponsive female in Park View, Iowa...
Posted: April 19, 2017
On Thursday, April 20 th , at 0900, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office will hold a Promotional Ceremony in the Sheriff’s Office Conference Room on the second floor of the Scott County Courthouse. Deputy Joshua Wall will be promoted to the rank of sergeant, Sergeant Thomas Gibbs will be promoted to...
Posted: April 19, 2017
Media Release Crime Trends of Stolen Vehicles “Lock It Up” – Initiative April 7, 2017 On behalf of Quad City law enforcement leaders from: Davenport Police Department, Bettendorf Police Department, Scott County Sheriff’s Department, Rock Island Police Department, Moline Police Department and the...
Posted: April 7, 2017