Uniform Division

Responsibilities & Services

Police cruiserThe main duties of the Uniform Division of the Council Bluffs Police Department are to handle calls for service. These calls for service include motorists who are having car difficulty, a neighborhood dispute, shootings, major disturbances, or other life threatening situations. On average, the Uniform Division receives 275 calls for service a day in Council Bluffs.

Specialized Duties

The Uniform Division officers perform many specialized duties. The Emergency Services Team is also a part of the Uniform Division. All newly hired police officers must ride with a Field Training Officer (FTO) before they are allowed to patrol by themselves.

Reaching the Supervisors

To reach the supervisors of the Uniform Division you may call the following numbers:

  • Uniform Division Commander
    Ph: (712) 328-4705
  • Uniform Shift Commanders
    Ph: (712) 328-4734
  • Uniform Sergeants
    Ph: (712) 328-4761