The Boulder City Police Department has a capable staff of Patrol Officers ready and able to respond to emergencies and protect Boulder City citizens. Besides the regular, Full-Time Patrol Officers, there are several specialized patrols that also assist citizens in helping to keep Boulder City a safe community.
Patrol officers cover a large territory, which consists of 210 square miles. This includes:
U.S. Highway 93 Northbound (just before Railroad Pass Casino)
U.S. Highway 93 Southbound to Lakeshore Drive (towards Hoover Dam)
U.S. Highway 95 Southbound to mile marker 34 (towards Searchlight)
The patrol area is larger than the City of Las Vegas.
Patrol is broken into 4 shifts, each of which is commanded by a Patrol Sergeant. Those shifts are: