The Patrol Division is responsible for responding to calls for service throughout the City of Carlin. Patrol cars are dispatched through the Elko Central Dispatch Authority in Elko 24/7/365, and the officers handle criminal complaints and traffic accident investigation and enforcement in the City of Carlin.
The patrol officers employ 12-hour shifts, which allows for complete coverage of the City of Carlin.
In addition to the Patrol Division that serves the City we also have two K-9 Patrol Units.
The Carlin Police Department is a member of the Elko Combined Narcotics Unit. ECNU is a partnership with Nevada DPS, Elko County Sheriff, Elko Police Department and Carlin Police Department.